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The Hong Kong Box Office Co. Ltd. summed up the box office information between July 1st and August 31st. The Aaron Kwok Fu Sing, Tony Leung Ka Fai and Chow Yun Fat starred COLD WAR 2 (HONG JIN 2) performed the best with HK$ 66,204,435 and broke the usual foreign film reign on the summer vacation slot to become the big winner of the entire summer vacation slot. In second was the animated film FINDING DORY with HK$ 49,407,259; in third was SUICIDE SQUAD with HK$ 45,078,994. In fourth was the first Korean zombie disaster film TRAIN TO BUSAN with HK$ 25,666,721 in the period. In fifth place was ICE AGE: COLLISION COURSE with HK$ 18,014,646.
The entire summer vacation slot had 49 first run film releases, 9 were Hong Kong films and 40 were foreign films. The total box office take wsa HK$ 407,337,545, a decline of 1.63% form last year's HK$ 414,122,500 during the same period.