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Korean Box Office

Box Office - admissions (www.cine21.com & www.kobis.or.kr)
Week-end
# Movies   Week-end
2008.07.11 ~ 2008.07.13
Total
1 Red Cliff (赤壁)  657,297 787,486
2 Hancock  600,725 2,310,414
3 Wanted  311,168 2,546,230
4 Public Enemy Returns (강철중: 공공의 적 1-1) 2008/06/19 303,939 3,927,617
5 Kung Fu Panda  190,832 4,537,407
6 Crossing (크로싱) 2008/06/26 123,220 788,352
7 The Strangers  49,769 222,832
8 [Rec]  38,377 47,534
9 Santamaria (잘못된 만남) 2008/07/10 29,252 34,565
10 Impy's Island (Urmel Aus Dem Eis)  7,901 28,399
Following Korean movies  
  Sunny (님은 먼곳에) 2008/07/23 1,844 1,844
  Epitaph (기담 (奇談)) 2007/08/01 757 647,601
  Girl Scout (걸스카우트) 2008/06/05 620 249,063
  Eye for an Eye (눈에는 눈 이에는 이)  523 2,302
  The Good, the Bad, the Weird (좋은 놈, 나쁜 놈, 이상한 놈) 2008/07/17 377 7,775
  Night and Day (밤과 낮) 2008/02/28 202 11,239
  R-Point (알 포인트) 2004/08/20 132 1,079,783

Korean box office news

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[HanCinema's Box Office Review] 2014.08.22 ~ 2014.08.24

2014/08/25 | | Permalink

"Pirates" and "The Admiral" tussle at the top…

It's been a thrilling month for Kim Han-min's "The Admiral: Roaring Currents" as it quickly became the highest grossing Korean film in history by surpassing the 13M admissions "The Host" put up back in 2006. Kim's epic depiction of Admiral Yi Sun-Shin's legendary role in the Battle of Myeongnyang may have been pushed down into second, but the additional 802K (29.9%) it cornered over the weekend pushes this mighty piece of moviemaking to a record 16.2M admissions ($123M)...More

Korean Box Office for the Weekend 2014.08.22 ~ 2014.08.24

Source | 2014/08/24 | | Permalink

The number one movie this week is "Pirates" (해적: 바다로 간 산적)...More

[HanCinema's Box Office Review] 2014.08.15 ~ 2014.08.17

2014/08/18 | | Permalink

Kim Han-min's "Admiral" rages on...

After eight years as Korea's highest grossing film, Bong Joon-ho's hybrid hit, "The Host", has finally been toppled by Kim's epic "Admiral". "The Host" (which stars the prolific and prominent Song Kang-ho) claimed over 13M admissions back in 2006, but Kim Han-min's seafaring strategist (spectacularly spearheaded by Choi Min-sik) has already surged past Bong's buoy with over 14.6M ($111M)--the ultimate box office record to fall in its wake--and from here on out, it's simply history in the making...More

Three domestic films shine at the local box office

Source | 2014/08/18 | | Permalink

Three Korean films took the top spots at the local box office over the weekend, according to the Korean Film Council.

The record-breaking movie "The Admiral: Roaring Currents" saw the biggest audience over the weekend, attracting a combined audience of more than 14 million. That record pushed down "Avatar", previously the most popular Hollywood film in Korea that had more than 13 million admissions...More

Korean Box Office for the Weekend 2014.08.15 ~ 2014.08.17

Source | 2014/08/17 | | Permalink

The number one movie this week is "The Admiral: Roaring Currents" (명량-회오리바다)...More

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