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2014/10/06 | | Permalink
Fresh blood mixes things up at the top…
There was a lot of activity over the weekend as fresh features disrupted what was starting to look like a very tranquil top ten. "Whistle Blower", "Slow Video", "Scarlet Innocence", and Jungle Shuffle" were all released last Thursday and captured close to 60% of the total ticket sales (58.3%) between them. Of the four, it was Lim Soon-rye's "Whistle Blower" and Kim Yeong-tak's "Slow Video" that made the biggest waves as they slotted into first and second respectfully. That meant that "The Maze Runner" and "Tazza: The High Rollers 2" descended the chart to make way, but some fell harder than others...More
Domestic films showed a strong performance over the weekend as Lim Soon-rye's "Whistle Blower" and Kim Yeong-tak's "Slow Video" took over the first and second slots at the box office, according to the Korean Film Council.
"Whistle Blower", a fictional tale inspired by the infamous Hwang Woo-suk stem cell scandal, garnered 563,539 viewers over the weekend, making 4.5 billion won ($4.2 million)...More
2014/09/29 | | Permalink
"The Maze Runner" remains unchallenged at the top…
Wes Ball's science fiction film "The Maze Runner" managed to remain Korea's top showing over the last week of September. Ball's adaptation has been a huge success, and has already grossed over $148m worldwide. The film's second weekend in Korea was less than stellar, but the 572K admissions (43%) it claimed was enough to secure its place at the top of pile...More
The number one movie this week is "The Maze Runner"...More
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