South Korean 2009 Weekend 1

January 1-4, 2009

Key:New This Week

RankLWRelease Gross%± LWTheatersChangeAverageTotal GrossWeeksDistributor
1-A Frozen Flower$3,861,433-590-$6,544$7,690,3241Showbox Entertainment
21Scandal Makers$2,561,876-19.5%429-39$5,971$25,163,9485Lotte Entertainment
3-Bolt$1,192,571-343-$3,476$2,127,2171Walt Disney Pictures
45Yes Man$800,832-17.6%283-15$2,829$5,207,2073Warner Bros.
53Ponyo$728,918-41.2%359-64$2,030$6,362,5633Showbox Entertainment
64Journey to the Center of the Earth$647,304-39.7%312-43$2,074$6,302,6083Lotte Entertainment
72The Day the Earth Stood Still$609,444-71%366-188$1,665$7,474,231220th Century Fox International
86Twilight$125,034-72.9%109-202$1,147$6,435,6834Next Entertainment World
98Australia$105,479-66.5%113-155$933$4,739,717420th Century Fox International
107Lost & Found$61,828-82.6%128-204$483$2,305,5323CJ Entertainment
119The Flight Before Christmas$43,442-81.8%123-70$353$717,7422Lotte Entertainment
1210Romantic Island$23,719-89.2%102-151$232$734,5452Silver Spoon
13-Head in the Clouds
2008 Re-release
$23,586-41-$575$46,7961N/A
1412Eastern Promises$9,831+8.5%8-$1,228$108,8744N/A
1511The Fall$6,078-38.9%8-2$759$82,8545N/A
1613Let the Right One In$5,817-16.7%5-$1,163$413,7888-
17-Mianhada Dokdoya$4,289-68-$63$13,5421N/A
1815Goodbye, Children
2008 Re-release
$3,777-24.1%1-$3,777$20,3522N/A
1922Journey Through the Universe with the Hubble Space Telescope$2,844+38.4%1-$2,844$52,68727N/A
2024The Polar Express$2,434+21.7%1-$2,434$3,164,304211Warner Bros.
2126The Last Propose of NADA$2,125+58.1%1-$2,125$6,2512N/A
2219Young@Heart$2,059-14.8%5-$411$47,8376N/A
2325With Hour Toe Wool Country$1,977-1%2-$988$6,5792N/A
2423Lovers of the Arctic Circle
2008 Re-release
$1,871-7.3%3+1$623$37,0675N/A
25-Tokyo!$1,559-2-$779$207,89411N/A
26-Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa$1,128-1-$1,128$1,128-CJ Entertainment
2727Waltz with Bashir$1,103-2.2%1-$1,103$30,7367N/A
2831Gou Gou, the Cat$1,025+16.2%3+1$341$196,90212N/A
2928Café de los maestros$1,009-8.9%2-$504$48,5139N/A
3034Mamma Mia!$930+150.7%1-$930$25,459,58718United International Pictures (UIP)
3132Santa vs. the Snowman 3D
2008 Re-release
$855+73.4%1-$855$4,5883N/A
3230Opal Dream
2008 Re-release
$775-17.9%1-$775$3,6292N/A
33-Deep Sea$710-1-$710$1,3311N/A
3438I Just Didn't Do It
2008 Re-release
$660+133.2%1-$660$7,4094N/A
3546Delays$545+213.2%2+1$272$5,2535N/A
3617Portrait of a Beauty$392-85.5%3-6$130$11,726,5738CJ Entertainment
3752Departures$320+263.6%1-$320$642,97810KD Media
3845Bottle Shock$294+50%1-$294$177,8188Lotte Entertainment
3929The Perfect World of Kai
2008 Re-release
$281-70.3%3-1$93$158,54410N/A
4048My Friend & His Wife$266+78.5%2-$133$16,2976N/A
41-Action Boys$218-1-$218$49,05219N/A
4235Written$185-48.2%2+1$92$1,0742N/A
43-Lacombe, Lucien$184-1-$184$3,2285N/A
4441Ten Nights of Dreams
2008 Re-release
$174-29.6%2-$87$2,1403N/A
45-The Mission
2008 Re-release
$172-1-$172$36,129-Warner Bros.
46-Sleuth$136-1-$136$77,4977N/A
4743The ESP Couple$124-48.3%1-$124$18,3266N/A
4856Happy-Go-Lucky$119+205.1%1-$119$23,8647N/A
49-Piano, solo$99-1-$99$15,18511N/A
5053Boy Meets Boy$87+70.6%1-1$87$9,0607N/A
5158Control$53+103.8%1-$53$11,38910N/A
52-The Good the Bad the Weird$47-1-$47$43,148,20325CJ Entertainment
5333The Accidental Gangster and the Mistaken Courtesan$10-97.9%1-1$10$1,417,2675Sidus
This chart only reflects 98 percent of total screens in South Korea.