Veteran Surpasses 3.5 Million Admissions on the 7th Day Since Opening
Veteran breaks the record every day. Having surpassed 2 million mark 4 days after its opening, the movie exceeded 3 million audience just six days after its opening and topped the overall box office for six consecutive days. The movie itself has already exceeded the break-even point on 5 days after its première.
As of August 10, Veteran renewed the box-office record by garnering 3,178,654 movie-goers, and occupied 100% of attendance in 19 out of 21 major cinemas nationwide.
Veteran reached 3 million admissions faster than Miracle On Cell No.7, The Attorney, and Hwang Jung Min’s previous movie Ode To My Father, and it also made the same speed as The Thieves in surpassing 3 million attendance.
Veteran also recorded the highest rating in the major movie sites with more than 9 points. On Naver, the movie is rated 9.27 by a total of 2,509 users, earned 9.0 rating from a total of 26,192 visitors in CGV site, and 9.2 audience rating is given by 3,063 people in Lotte Cinema site to Veteran as of August 10, 4:30 pm.
Yoo Ah In, Hwang Jung Min, Yoo Hae Jin, Oh Dae Hwan, Jang Yoon Ju and Director Ryu Seung Wan celebrated the 3 million mark with another commemorative photo 😀
The film distributor also released more fun behind-the-scene stills of Yoo Ah In, Hwang Jung Min and Yoo Hae Jin~^^
On August 11 at 12 pm, Veteran still sits on number 1 box office with nearly 3.6 million people. It is expected the movie will hit 4 million mark earlier this week.
In the strings of the movie promotion spurs, CGV will hold the special GV screening event for Veteran actors, Hwang Jung Min and Yoo Ah In, and director Ryu Seung Wan.
For Yoo Ah In, the “Yoo Ah In Day” GV Screening will feature his 2011 box office movie Wandeugi (Punch) and, of course, Veteran, 19th August, 5:30pm at CGV Apgujeong. Yoo Ah In will be attending the event and having a live talk with audience and moderator from Cine21 magazine.
Again, congrats Veteran! Keep fighting! 😀