'After Earth' is a Major Hit in China; What Other Films are Hits overseas?
Almost everyone hated M. Night Shyamalan's Will Smith vehicle After Earth, so there's little surprise that the film flopped at the box office. But while Americans were bored to death by this sci-fi flick, the film is pulling in great box-office numbers in China. But it's not the first time a lackluster American film hit it big overseas. Here is a list of surprising successes in the global market. Image: Columbia Pictures