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'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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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.

A Taxi Driver Becomes Fastest Korean Movie Of 2017 To Attract 7 Million Viewers
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A Taxi Driver Becomes Fastest Korean Movie Of 2017 To Attract 7 Million Viewers

A Taxi Driver is now the fastest Korean movie of 2017 to attract seven million viewers, and it achieved the feat in just 11 days.

According to the movies distribution company Showbox, A Taxi Driver, the movie had sold 7,000,586 tickets as of 3 p.m. KST on August 12, setting a new record and making it the most-watched movie of 2017. The movie has been on a roll, previously hitting the four million mark in just five days.

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Midnight Runners Cast Celebrates Reaching 4 Million Viewers
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Midnight Runners Cast Celebrates Reaching 4 Million Viewers

The cast of film Midnight Runners celebrated reaching 4 million ticket sales on August 21!

According to the Korea Box Office Information System from Korean Film Council, Midnight Runners sold over 4 million tickets as of August 21 at 7:15 p.m., within 13 days of its premiere.

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In celebration of this impressive milestone, cast members Park Seo Joon, Kang Ha Neul, Lee Ho Jung, and director Kim Joo Hwan gathered to shoot a group photo. The four have on a glowing pink crown in front of a cake, and are holding up four fingers to signify 4 million viewers.

Memoir Of A Murderer Becomes First Korean Thriller Of 2017 To Attract 2 Million Viewers
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Memoir Of A Murderer Becomes First Korean Thriller Of 2017 To Attract 2 Million Viewers

Memoir of a Murderer is showing great box office success!

As of 4 p.m. KST on September 17, the film passed 2 million in ticket sales, making it the first Korean thriller of 2017 to pass 2 million.

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The distributor Showbox revealed a photo of Sol Kyung Gu, AOAs Seolhyun, Oh Dal Soo, and the director Won Shin Yeon celebrating the feat with a cake and a cutout of Kim Nam Gil .

Memoir of a Murderer hit Korean theaters on September 6 and has ranked first at the Korean box office for 11 consecutive days. It is on track to soon surpass the 2.1 million ticket sales for American film Get Out to become the most watched thriller of 2017 in Korea.