Korea Box Office: ‘Steel Rain 2’ Keeps Cinemas in Motion
Action thriller Steel Rain 2: Summit dominated the South Korean box office in its opening weekend. In doing so, it knocked Peninsula from the perch where it had been for the past two weeks.
Released on Wednesday by Lotte Entertainment, Steel Rain 2 earned $4.92 million from 663,000 admissions over the weekend. Over its five days to date, it has accumulated $7.03 million from 1.02 million ticket sales.
Directed by Yang Woo-suk, the film imagines a three-way summit meeting between North Korea, South Korea and the U.S. to finally bring to an end the Korean War that played out between 1950-53.
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