Korea Box Office: Sewol-Themed ‘Birthday’ Rises to Weekend Top Spot

Jeon Do-yeon-starring Korean drama “Birthday” climbed to top spot at the Korean box office, up from the previous week’s second. Distributed by Next Entertainment World, the first commercial film about the Sewol ferry disaster earned $1.75 million from 231,000 admissions for a two-weekend total of $5.65 million. “Hellboy” opened on Wednesday and landed in second. […]

by – variety.com