Never Say Never

July 6, 2023
1hr 57min
Status: released

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Never Say Never Movie Details:

Simplified Chinese八角笼中
Country China
Language Mandarin
Sichuanese dialect
Release date6 July 2023
Running time1hr 57min
StarringWang Baoqiang
Chen Yongsheng
Shi Pengyuan
Wang Xun
Directed by Wang Baoqiang
Screenplay byWang Baoqiang
Qi Qi
Produced byFeng Yanxi
Liu Yong
Cinematography by Luo Pan
Edited by Zhang Yibo
Zhu Liyun
Music byNathan Wang
Production CompanyBeijing Happy Pictures Cultural Communications Co.
Tianjin Maoyan Weiying Culture Media
Tumxuk Sunflower Pictures
Wuxi Baotang Pictures
Distributor Tianjin Maoyan Weiying Culture Media

Never Say Never Movie Cast & Characters:

  • Wang Baoqiang as Xiang Tenghui
  • Chen Yongsheng as Ma Hu (adult)
  • Shi Pengyuan as Su Mu (adult)
  • Wang Xun as Wang Feng
  • Zhang Yirong as Su Mu’s sister
  • Xiao Yang as Wang Jingfu
  • Liu Hua as Li
  • Li Chen as Director Xie
  • Xing Yu as Owner of CJ
  • Li Meng as Talk Show Host


The movie tells the story of Xiang Tenghui who devotes all his efforts to cultivating orphans children into fighter as they have no way out in life and give them a glimmer of hope. However, as his school becomes successful, an old video of the children’s performance is brought up to the light and threatens their entire way of life.

Never Say Never Movie Box Office Collection & Budget:

Worldwide Collection$304.3 million

About Never Say Never Movie:

Never Say Never (Chinese: 八角笼中; pinyin: Bā Jiǎo Lóng Zhōng) is a Chinese sports drama film starring and directed by Wang Baoqiang. The film was a box office success where it grossed $304.28 million, making it the 32nd highest-grossing film in China of all time.

  • Never Say Never was theatrically released on July 6, 2023.