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N.L.L: Yeonpyeong Haejeon (2015)

N.L.L: Yeonpyeong Haejeon poster
Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $324,719Details
International Box Office $38,000,000Details
Worldwide Box Office $38,324,719
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  7. Cast & Crew
  8. Trailer

Synopsis

Northern Limit Line is based on the true incident "Second Battle of Yeonpyeong" that occurred on June 29, 2002 between a North Korean patrol boat that crossed into South Korean waters and launched a surprise attack on a South Korean patrol boat named Chamsuri 357. The incident took place on the eve of the final 2002 World Cup, killing six seamen aboard the Chamsuri 357, wounding 18 others, and destroying the patrol boat.

Metrics

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Movie Details

Domestic Releases: July 17th, 2015 (Limited) by Well Go USA, released as Northern Limit Line
International Releases: July 16th, 2015 (Limited), released as Northern Limit Line (Australia)
July 16th, 2015 (Limited), released as Northern Limit Line (New Zealand)
July 17th, 2015 (Wide), released as N.l.l: Yeonpyeong Haejeon (Australia)
September 24th, 2015 (Wide) (Hong Kong)
MPAA Rating: Not Rated
Running Time: 130 minutes
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Keywords: North Korea, South Korea, 2000s, War, On a Boat, 3-D, 3-D - Shot in 3-D, Crowdfunding
Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Historical Fiction
Production Companies: Rosetta Cinema
Production Countries: Republic of Korea

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 6,593 $25,628 Jul 31, 2015 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 6,040 $72,296 Jul 24, 2015 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 6,025 $108,255 Jul 17, 2015 3

Cast

   Staff Sergeant Han Sang-kook
   Captain Yoon Young-ha
   Major Lee Hee-wan
Lee Hyun Woo    Corporal/Medic Park Dong-hyeok
Lee Chung-Ah    Captain Choi
Kim Ji-hoon    Jo Chun-hyung
Jang Joon-hak    Hwang Do-hyun
Lee Min-ho    Corporal Kwon Gi-hyung
Kim Dong-beom    Kim Il-byung
Joo Hee-joong    Seo Hoo-won

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Screenwriter    Kim Hak-Soon
Producer    Kim Hak-Soon
Producer    Jung Moon-goo
Producer    Park Se-Hwan
Executive Producer    Woo-Taek Kim
Production Designer    Shim Jeom-hui
Editor    Steve M. Choe
Composer    Mok Young-Jin
Director of Photography    Kim Hyung-koo

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2015/07/17 32 $108,255   13 $8,327   $108,255 3
2015/07/24 36 $72,296 -33% 13 $5,561   $249,918 10
2015/07/31 49 $25,628 -65% 11 $2,330   $324,719 17

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2015/07/17 31 $177,622   13 $13,663   $177,622 7
2015/07/24 37 $121,469 -32% 13 $9,344   $299,091 14

Box Office Summary Per Territory

Territory Release
Date
Opening
Weekend
Opening
Weekend
Theaters
Maximum
Theaters
Theatrical
Engagements
Total
Box Office
Report
Date
Australia 7/16/2015 $38,616 8 8 21 $100,661 8/10/2015
Hong Kong 9/24/2015 $9,369 8 8 10 $17,607 10/20/2015
New Zealand 7/16/2015 $11,143 4 4 9 $22,023 1/12/2016
 
Rest of World $37,859,709
 
International Total$38,000,000 1/12/2016

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