South Korean 2008 Weekend 51

December 18-21, 2008

Key:New This Week

RankLWRelease Gross%± LWTheatersChangeAverageTotal GrossWeeksDistributor
11Scandal Makers$3,007,217+0.6%524+37$5,738$12,829,8393Lotte Entertainment
2-Journey to the Center of the Earth$1,781,338-438-$4,066$2,167,2821Lotte Entertainment
3-Ponyo$1,734,383-504-$3,441$2,063,6051Showbox Entertainment
42Twilight$1,122,476-48.4%418-23$2,685$4,952,3292Next Entertainment World
5-Yes Man$1,036,217-314-$3,300$1,343,9801Warner Bros.
63Australia$832,425-48.9%451-58$1,845$3,738,581220th Century Fox International
7-Lost & Found$791,204-460-$1,720$1,080,2411CJ Entertainment
84Portrait of a Beauty$47,885-88.4%77-229$621$11,824,2086CJ Entertainment
96Tropic Thunder$17,188-91.4%90-41$190$351,4982CJ Entertainment
1013Eastern Promises$15,146-40.5%16-2$946$71,1722N/A
1116Mamma Mia!$8,375-14.3%7-7$1,196$25,401,30516United International Pictures (UIP)
125Soon-jeong-man-hwa$7,809-96.2%22-266$354$3,550,4874CJ Entertainment
137The Accidental Gangster and the Mistaken Courtesan$7,073-95.7%27-276$261$1,429,9633Sidus
149Saw V$6,552-92%12-179$546$792,4303Sungwon I Com
1517Let the Right One In$5,483-42.9%6-5$913$391,1916-
1610The Fourth Day$5,061-92.7%27-133$187$137,1992-
1718The Fall$4,911-42.7%6-6$818$56,7643N/A
18-The Day the Earth Stood Still$4,531-2-$2,265$4,531-20th Century Fox International
1937Journey Through the Universe with the Hubble Space Telescope$3,336+276.1%3+2$1,112$43,67625N/A
208The Polar Express$2,744-96.7%1-$2,744$3,157,800209Warner Bros.
21-The Flight Before Christmas$2,566-2-$1,283$4,414-Lotte Entertainment
22-Crossing$2,281-5-$456$5,419,30126-
23-Romantic Island$2,155-2-$1,077$4,318-Silver Spoon
241926 Years Diary
2008 Re-release
$2,141-57.6%4-4$535$298,5818Lotte Entertainment
2522Young@Heart$1,959-30.6%4-1$489$37,9804N/A
2620Lovers of the Arctic Circle
2008 Re-release
$1,925-60.2%4-3$481$29,0753N/A
2729Waltz with Bashir$1,584-0.2%1-$1,584$26,3115N/A
2812Blindness$1,434-94.5%7-52$204$3,312,1415Sidus
2915Antique$1,244-88%2-37$622$5,608,5156Showbox Entertainment
3011Quantum of Solace$1,208-96.7%5-99$241$11,136,9407Sony Pictures Releasing
3136Café de los maestros$1,102+15.5%3-$367$45,1217N/A
3238Gou Gou, the Cat$1,101+30.3%2-$550$195,75010N/A
3321The Perfect World of Kai
2008 Re-release
$1,040-67.3%4-$260$157,4178N/A
3426I Just Didn't Do It
2008 Re-release
$945-60.9%3-2$315$5,6912N/A
35-Santa vs. the Snowman 3D
2008 Re-release
$742-1-$742$7861N/A
3641Delays$579-12.7%2-$289$3,6313N/A
3749Bottle Shock$458+19.6%1-$458$179,4866Lotte Entertainment
3827Tokyo!$457-74%3-1$152$207,9239N/A
3940My Friend & His Wife$438-45.6%4-2$109$15,5194N/A
4028T-Rex: Back to the Cretaceous
2005 Re-release
$366-78.7%1-$366$34,464141N/A
41-Taken$333-2-$166$15,470,41037Studio 2.0
42-Ten Nights of Dreams
2008 Re-release
$287-2-$143$1,1951N/A
4344Boy Meets Boy$254-56.6%3-1$84$8,9075N/A
4414Fly Me to the Moon 3D$225-98.7%1-33$225$907,3278Synergy
4534My Wife Got Married$224-79.4%1-5$224$8,789,9009CJ Entertainment
4650Sleuth$213-36.2%1-1$213$78,4115N/A
4735Departures$207-80.2%1-1$207$650,5688KD Media
4839The Bank Job$135-83.8%2-1$67$2,643,1058Sidus
4947Dream$125-71.4%2-$62$451,84211Studio 2.0
5025The Magic Hour$116-95.2%1-8$116$87,4204N/A
51-Once$112-1-$112$1,482,30266JinJin Pictures
52-The Mission
2008 Re-release
$111-2-$55$36,034-Warner Bros.
5343Mermaid$99-83.9%1-$99$47,6949N/A
5458My Dear Enemy$47+235.7%1-$47$2,022,40113Lotte Entertainment
This chart only reflects 98 percent of total screens in South Korea.