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South Korea Box Office

January 2–4, 2009


(US $1 = 1333.16 South-Korean Won)


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TWLWMovieStudioWeekend GrossChangeScreensChange / Avg.Gross-to-DateWeekProduction
Country
1 14 Ssanghwajeom (A Frozen Flower) Showbox $3,861,433 +65,559.5% 590 +585 $6,545 $7,690,324 1 South Korea
2 1 Kwasok Scandle (Speed Scandal) Lotte $2,561,876 -19.5% 429 -39 $5,972 $25,163,948 5 South Korea
3 21 Bolt Disney $1,192,571 +50,864.6% 343 +341 $3,477 $2,127,217 1 USA
4 5 Yes Man WB $800,832 -17.6% 283 -15 $2,830 $5,207,207 3 USA
5 3 Gake no ue no Ponyo (Ponyo on a Cliff) Showbox $728,918 -41.2% 359 -64 $2,030 $6,362,563 3 Japan
6 4 Journey to the Center of the Earth Lotte $647,304 -39.7% 312 -43 $2,075 $6,302,608 3 USA
7 2 The Day the Earth Stood Still (2008) Fox $609,444 -71.0% 366 -188 $1,665 $7,474,231 2 USA
8 6 Twilight N.E.W. $125,034 -72.9% 109 -202 $1,147 $6,435,683 4 USA
9 8 Australia Fox $105,479 -66.5% 113 -155 $933 $4,739,717 4 Australia, USA
10 7 Gi-eok Sangsil-eui Sidae (Lost & Found) CJ Ent. $61,828 -82.6% 128 -204 $483 $2,305,532 3 South Korea
11 9 Niko - Lentäjän poika (Niko & The Way to the Stars) Lotte $43,442 -81.8% 123 -70 $353 $717,742 2 Denmark, Finland, Germany, Ireland
12 10 Romantic Island Silver $23,719 -89.2% 102 -151 $233 $734,545 2 South Korea
13 N Head in the Clouds n/a $23,586 - 41 - $575 $46,796 1 Canada, UK
14 12 Eastern Promises n/a $9,831 +8.5% 8 - $1,229 $108,874 4 Canada, UK, USA
15 11 The Fall n/a $6,078 -38.9% 8 -2 $760 $82,854 5 India, UK, USA
16 13 Låt den rätte komma in (Let the Right One In) Guan $5,817 -16.7% 5 - $1,163 $413,788 8 Sweden
17 19 Mianhada Dokdoya (Sorry, Dokdo) n/a $4,289 +77.5% 68 +66 $63 $13,542 1 South Korea
18 15 Goodbye Children n/a $3,777 -24.1% 1 - $3,777 $20,352 2 Unknown
19 22 Journey Through the Universe n/a $2,844 +38.4% 1 - $2,844 $52,687 27 Unknown
20 24 The Polar Express WB $2,434 +21.7% 1 - $2,434 $3,164,304 211 USA
21 26 The Last Propose of NADA n/a $2,125 +58.1% 1 - $2,125 $6,251 2 South Korea
22 20 Young@Heart n/a $2,059 -14.8% 5 - $412 $47,837 6 UK
23 25 With Hour Toe Wool Country n/a $1,977 -1.0% 2 - $989 $6,579 2 South Korea
24 23 Los Amantes del Círculo Polar n/a $1,871 -7.3% 3 +1 $624 $37,067 5 France, Spain
25 - Tokyo! n/a $1,559 - 2 - $780 $207,894 11 France, Germany, Japan, South Korea
26 - Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa CJ Ent. $1,128 - 1 - $1,128 $1,128 - USA
27 27 Vals Im Bashir (Waltz with Bashir) n/a $1,103 -2.2% 1 - $1,103 $30,736 7 France, Germany, Israel
28 31 Gou-Gou datte neko de aru n/a $1,025 +16.2% 3 +1 $342 $196,902 12 Japan
29 28 Cafe de los maestros n/a $1,009 -8.9% 2 - $505 $48,513 9 Argentina, Brazil, UK, USA
30 34 Mamma Mia! UIP $930 +150.7% 1 - $930 $25,459,587 18 Germany, UK, USA
31 32 Santa vs. the Snowman (IMAX) n/a $855 +73.4% 1 - $855 $4,588 3 USA
32 30 Opal Dream n/a $775 -17.9% 1 - $775 $3,629 2 Australia, UK
33 N Deep Sea 3-D (IMAX) n/a $710 - 1 - $710 $1,331 1 Canada
34 38 Soredemo boku wa yattenai (I Just Didn't Do It) n/a $660 +133.2% 1 - $660 $7,409 4 Japan
35 46 Delays n/a $545 +213.2% 2 +1 $273 $5,253 5 Unknown
36 17 Miindo (Portrait of a Beauty) CJ Ent. $392 -85.6% 3 -6 $131 $11,726,573 8 South Korea
37 52 Okuribito (Departures) KD $320 +263.6% 1 - $320 $642,978 10 Japan
38 44 Bottle Shock Lotte $294 +50.0% 1 - $294 $177,818 8 USA
39 29 Piano no Mori (The Perfect World of Kai) n/a $281 -70.3% 3 -1 $94 $158,544 10 Japan
40 48 My Friend & His Wife n/a $266 +78.5% 2 - $133 $16,297 6 Unknown
41 - Action Boys n/a $218 - 1 - $218 $49,052 19 Unknown
42 35 Written n/a $185 -48.2% 2 +1 $93 $1,074 2 Unknown
43 - Lacombe Lucien n/a $184 - 1 - $184 $3,228 5 France, Italy
44 41 Yume jû-ya (Ten Nights of Dream) n/a $174 -29.6% 2 - $87 $2,140 3 Japan
45 50 The Mission (1986) (Re) n/a $172 +42.2% 1 - $172 $36,129 29 UK
46 - Sleuth (2007) n/a $136 - 1 - $136 $77,497 7 USA
47 43 The First Sense Couple n/a $124 -48.3% 1 - $124 $18,326 6 South Korea
48 56 Happy-Go-Lucky n/a $119 +205.1% 1 - $119 $23,864 7 UK
49 - Piano, solo n/a $99 - 1 - $99 $15,185 11 Italy
50 53 Boy Meets Boy n/a $87 +70.6% 1 -1 $87 $9,060 7 South Korea
51 58 Control (2007) n/a $53 +103.9% 1 - $53 $11,389 10 Australia, Japan, UK, USA
52 - Joheunnom nabbeunnom isanghannom (The Good, the Bad, and the Weird) CJ Ent. $47 - 1 - $47 $43,148,203 25 South Korea
53 33 1724 Gibang Nandong Sageon (The Accidental Gangster and the Mistaken Courtesan) Sidus $10 -97.9% 1 -1 $10 $1,417,267 5 South Korea
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This chart only reflects 98 percent of total screens in South Korea.

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