Korea Box Office: ‘Beauty’ Remains on Top in Second Weekend

Disney’s “Beauty and a Beast” remained on tip of a South Korean box office for a second week. The anticipation intrigue warranted $7.81 million from 1.03 million admissions between Friday and Sunday for a sum of $23.3 million from 3.1 million admissions after dual weekends. Showing on some 1,255 screens nationwide, “Beauty” accounted for 41% of a sum weekend box office.

Local crime actioner, “Prison” non-stop in second on Thursday. The Showbox recover warranted $9.31 million over 4 days, including previews. “Prison” sees a uneasy former military examiner sent to jail and turn a essential actor in a crime syndicate.

Far behind were dual other Thursday newcomers. “Ordinary Person” landed in third. The Opus Pictures recover warranted $1.82 million. The Korean play facilities a investigator who is systematic to fashion justification about a sequence murder case. Fox’s “Hidden Figures” non-stop in fourth place, earning $1.03 million in 4 days.

Kong: Skull Island” slipped to fifth place with a week-on-week dump of 82% The Warner Bros. recover warranted $419,000 and extended the sum to $12.5 million after 3 weekends. “Logan” was sixth-placed with $153,000 for a accumulative of $16.41 million after 4 weeks.

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