The Battleship Island Cast Thanks Viewers For 5 Million Tickets Sold

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The Battleship Island Cast Thanks Viewers For 5 Million Tickets Sold
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The Battleship Island Cast Thanks Viewers For 5 Million Tickets Sold

The Battleship Island has accomplished the feat of reaching over 5 million viewers!

On August 2, a photo of actors Hwang Jung Min, So Ji Sub, Song Joong Ki, Lee Jung Hyun, and Kim Soo Ahn happily holding up a message thanking viewers for the milestone was released.

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Film distributor CJ Entertainment revealed that the achievement was met around 9:30 a.m. KST. The film created a new record with reaching 970,000 viewers on its opening night and went on to reach 1 million by the second day, 2 million by the third day, 3 million by the fourth day, and 4 million by the fifth day of release.

'The Battleship Island' Draws Over 4 Million Viewers in a Week
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'The Battleship Island' Draws Over 4 Million Viewers in a Week

Less than a week since its release, the historical epic "The Battleship Island", has already drawn 4 million moviegoers.

The film set an opening-day record last Wednesday, drawing over 970,000 viewers.

The film depicts the plight of Korean slave laborers on Hashima Island in World War II.

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Cast of 'Battleship Island' grace the cover of 'Harper's Bazaar'
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Cast of 'Battleship Island' grace the cover of 'Harper's Bazaar'

The cast of upcoming historical film 'Battleship Island' posed together for the cover of 'Harper's Bazaar's latest July issue.

SEE ALSO: So Ji Sub donates 100 million KRW to help children in need

Actors Hwang Jung Min, So Ji Sub, Song Joong Ki, and singer-turned-actress Lee Jung Hyun made for a charismatic atmosphere. The talented actors dressed in fancy attire, portraying a classic image in contrast to their brokenness in 'Battleship Island'.

Meanwhile, 'Battleship Island' will be hitting theaters next month as a nod to the historical events that took place on Japan's Hashima Island.

'Harper's Bazaar' unveils more stunning photos of the cast of 'Battleship Island'
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'Harper's Bazaar' unveils more stunning photos of the cast of 'Battleship Island'

Following the preview of the cover image, fashion magazine 'Harper's Bazaar' shared more stunning photos of the cast from 'Battleship Island'!

Actors Hwang Jung Min, So Ji Sub, Song Joong Ki and Lee Jung Hyun posed together looking outstanding in classic black and white attire. The individual shots of the stars featuring a monochrome effect gave a powerful impact, symbolizing each character's internal dilemma depicted in the historical film.

SEE ALSO: So Ji Sub donates 100 million KRW to help children in need

[Photos + Video] Updated cast, images, and added video for the Korean movie
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[Photos + Video] Updated cast, images, and added video for the Korean movie "The Battleship Island"

Updated cast, images, and added video for the Korean movie "The Battleship Island"

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"The Battleship Island" (2016)

Directed by Ryoo Seung-wan

With Hwang Jeong-min, So Ji-sub, Song Joong-ki, Lee Jung-hyun, Kim Su-an, Lee Kyeong-yeong,... More

"The Battleship Island" is the story of 400 or so Joseon people who risk their lives to escape Battleship Island which is where they were forcefully taken to during the Japanese Invasion.

Release date in Korea : 2017/07/26