A movie theater in Qingpu district in Shanghai, on Sept 21, 2020. [Photo/Sipa]

BEIJING – Romantic drama

My Love

topped China’s box office chart on Saturday, raking in close to 154 million yuan ($23.8 million) on its second day of screening.

The earning of this movie accounts for one-third of China’s daily box-office sales, which totaled 453.5 million yuan on Saturday, the first day of the five-day May Day holiday, according to data from the China Movie Data Information Network.

It was followed by

Cliff Walkers

, the first foray of renowned Chinese director Zhang Yimou into the spy genre. The film pocketed about 93.3 million yuan on Saturday.

Crime thriller

Home Sweet Home

ranked third, finishing the day with nearly 80.4 million yuan in daily revenue.