Marvel Studios’ SHANG-CHI AND THE LEGEND OF THE TEN RINGS Launches In UK & Ireland Cinemas To The Best 3 Day Opening In The Pandemic Era
The newest Marvel Studios’ release debuted at Number 1 at the UK & Ireland Box Office with a 57% market share generating £5.76M, posting the biggest opening weekend in the pandemic era
Marvel Studios’ SHANG CHI AND THE LEGEND OF THE TEN RINGS opened in the UK to the biggest 3-day weekend since before COVID-19.
The film, which stars Simu Liu, Awkwafina, Michelle Yeoh and Tony Leung and is directed by Destin Daniel Cretton is the second film to release in Marvel Studios’ Phase Four and the twenty-fifth instalment in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Marvel Studios’ next instalment, ETERNALS, directed by Chloe Zhao and starring Angelina Jolie, Gemma Chan, Richard Madden, Don Lee, Kumail Nanjiani and Salma Hayek, is due to release on November 5.
“…Liu knocks it out of the park as Shang-Chi”” – Laura Sirikul, Empire
“Firmly steers the MCU into previously uncharted territory" – Neil Smith, GamesRadar
“Love at first fight” – Tim Robey, Telegraph
Marvel Studios' SHANG-CHI AND THE LEGEND OF THE TEN RINGS stars Simu Liu as Shang-Chi, who must confront the past he thought he left behind when he is drawn into the web of the mysterious Ten Rings organization. The film also stars Tony Leung as Wenwu, Awkwafina as Shang-Chi's friend Katy and Michelle Yeoh as Jiang Nan, as well as Fala Chen, Meng'er Zhang, Florian Munteanu and Ronny Chieng.
MARVEL STUDIOS’ SHANG-CHI AND THE LEGEND OF THE TEN RINGS IS IN UK CINEMAS NOW