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Korean Box Office

Box Office - admissions (www.cine21.com & www.kobis.or.kr)
Week-end
# Movies   Week-end
2010.05.07 ~ 2010.05.09
Total
1 Iron Man 2  679,962 3,424,820
2 Blades of Blood (구르믈 버서난 달처럼) 2010/04/28 256,819 1,076,607
3 Bestseller (베스트셀러) 2010/04/15 98,166 993,479
4 Republic of Korea 1% (대한민국 1%) 2010/05/05 79,789 232,458
5 My Mom (친정엄마) 2010/04/22 71,057 417,269
6 Brothers  27,556 52,891
7 The Blind Side  25,402 325,622
8 Sergeant Keroro The Super Duper Movie 5 : Adventure in Space Time Island (超劇場版ケロロ軍曹 誕生!究極ケロロ 奇跡の時空島であります!! )  17,546 103,687
9 Ha Ha Ha (하하하 - 夏夏夏) 2010/05/06 6,913 11,503
10 Clash of the Titans  5,196 2,653,058
Following Korean movies  
  Happy Killers (반가운 살인자) 2010/04/08 951 591,745
  Revolver Gangsters' Gang (육혈포 강도단) 2010/03/18 949 1,220,897
  Restoration (회복) 2010/01/14 686 156,950
  Solar I II III (초합금 로보트 쏠라 123)  357 1,540
  A Little Pond (작은 연못) 2010/06/23 356 43,711
  Calling 2 : Mogenjok's World Cup (소명 2 : 모겐족의 월드컵) 2010/04/01 316 25,447
  One Night Stand (원 나잇 스탠드) 2010/05/04 208 893
  Turn It Up to 11 (반드시 크게 들을 것) 2010/04/22 138 1,298
  The Border City 2 (경계도시 2) 2010/03/18 47 8,537
  Viewfinder (경) 2010/04/29 43 596

Korean box office news

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[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

Korean Movies Occupy Over 50% of Box Office

Source | 2014/08/12 | | Permalink

There were few Korean films that were good enough to attract moviegoers until June this year. This led domestic films to poor performances at the box office, making foreign films a more popular choice.

In July the tables have turned, and Korean films have occupied more than 50 percent of the domestic box office...More

[HanCinema's Box Office Review] 2014.08.08 ~ 2014.08.10

2014/08/12 | | Permalink

Kim's "Admiral" surpasses 10M in record time…

Kim Han-min's cinematic celebration of the legendary Korean admiral Yi Sun-sin continued its record-breaking form as it powered past the 10 million admissions mark with ease. Over this past weekend Kim's period epic claimed over 2.5M stubs (58.8%) over 1,335 screens to become the fastest Korean film to reach that milestone, and now stands as the tenth highest grossing Korean film of all time. The film depicts Yi Sun-sin's famous victory at the Battle of Myeongnyang where, against all odds, he defeated the Japanese navy on the Myeongnyang Strait by forcing the Japanese fleet into the narrow pass and made strategic use of the straights strong and shifting currents. "The Admiral: Roaring Currents" now has a total tally of 10.7M admissions ($81.1M); an incredible achievement considering the film was only released on the 30th of last month...More

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