Pinterest
NewsLetter DailyWeekly
 
My HanCinema | Sign up, Why ? Your E-mail   Password    Auto| Help
HanCinema :: The Korean Movie and Drama Database, discover the South Korean cinema and drama diversity Contact HanCinema HanCinema on TwitterFaceBook HanCinema PageHanCinema on Twitter

Winter cinema, Cha Tae-hyun laughed the loudest?

2011/01/19 | Permalink | Source

Korean movies are in a craze.

Korean movie shares have been showing 3 times as much as foreign ones.
This is thanks to movies like "The Yellow Sea", "The Last Godfather", "Heartbeat" and "Hello Ghost". They have brought in more than two million audiences.

Especially "Hello Ghost" with Cha Tae-hyun in the lead, had more than 2.7 million audiences until the 18th and leaped over its break-even point of 1.6 million. It's still building on its profits.

"Hello Ghost" is the typical 'low cost high efficiency' movie. It targets family audiences with its comedic but inspiring materials. It also decreased risk chances by having the best inspiring and comedy actor Cha Tae-yeon.

"The Last Godfather" and "The Yellow Sea" have gone through 2 million audiences but still have a long way to go. The cost for "The Last Godfather" is 15 billion won and to keep up with its numbers it needs its strength.

On its fifth week since release, "The Yellow Sea" had 2.23 million audiences. For its breaking even of 13 billion won it can't be relieved yet. However, it still has a strong chance of a long run because it's currently up in 300 or so nearby theaters. In addition, it had been pre-sold to foreign markets and its reaction there is also a matter of question.

Source : news.nate.com/view/20...

Copy & paste guideline for this article
Always put a link back to the source and HanCinema permalink

Creative Commons License"Winter cinema, Cha Tae-hyun laughed the loudest?"
by HanCinema is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 3.0 Unported License.
Based on a work from this source

Attention You're reading the news with potential spoilers, make them spoiler free, dismiss


 

 

More videos

 Previous news

Subscribe to HanCinema Pure to remove ads from the website (not for episode and movie videos) for US$0.99 monthly or US$7.99 yearly (you can cancel anytime). The first step is to be a member, please click here : Sign up, then a subscribe button will show up.

Settings

Remove ads

Sign up

Sharing

Activate

Spoilers

Visible, hide

Learn to read Korean in 90 minutes or less using visual associations