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Operation Chromite (2016)

Operation Chromite
Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $1,022,720Details
International Box Office $48,989,842Details
Worldwide Box Office $50,012,562
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  4. International
  5. Video Sales
  6. Full Financials
  7. Cast & Crew
  8. Trailer

Synopsis

South Korean Navy Special Forces, Captain Jang Hak-soo and 7 members of the KLO (Korean Liasion Office) unit disguise themselves as a North Korean inspection unit and infiltrate the North Korean army command center in Incheon. Their mission directives from Gen. MacArthur are: 1. Recon enemy forces in Incheon and secure the mine chart, 2. Kidnap ‘Ryu Jang-choon,’ the second highest ranking officer in the North Korean command center, to acquire intel on the naval mine location and 3. On D-Day, light the Palmido light house as a signal to the main UN forces. Only when the light house is lit will General MacArthur initiate the battle to take back Incheon. With everything they got, Jang and the KLO unit charge the lighthouse…

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics RottenAudience Spilled
Critics
40% - Rotten
Audience
54% - Spilled

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$12,700,000
Domestic Releases: August 5th, 2016 (Limited) by CJ Entertainment
International Releases: July 20th, 2016 (Wide) (South Korea)
September 2nd, 2016 (Wide) (Australia)
MPAA Rating: Not Rated
Running Time: 115 minutes
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Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Action
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Historical Fiction
Production Companies: Taewon Entertainment
Production Countries: Republic of Korea

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 6,163 $1,219 Sep 16, 2016 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,752 $7,169 Sep 9, 2016 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,037 $42,618 Sep 2, 2016 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,300 $58,051 Aug 26, 2016 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,943 $162,292 Aug 19, 2016 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,883 $301,276 Aug 12, 2016 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 7,535 $31,662 Aug 5, 2016 3

Cast

   Jang Hak-soo
   Rim Gye-jin
   General Douglas MacArthur
Jin-se Yeon    Han Chae-seon
Jeong Joon-ho    Seo Jin-cheol
Park Cheol-min    Nam Gi-seong
Kim Byeong-ok    Choi Seok-joong
Kil Geum-seong    Cheon Dal-joong
Sin Soo-hang    Kang Bong-po
Kim Hee-jin    Ryoo Jang-choon

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Screenwriter    Lee Man-hee
Screenwriter    Chung Tae-won
Screenwriter    Kim Jae-hwan
Producer    Chung Tae-won
Producer    Yang Chang-hoon
Production Designer    Choi Ki-ho
Editor    Steve M. Choe
Editor    Kim Woo-hyung
Composer    Lee Dong-june
Director of Photography    Park Jang-hyuck

Theater Averages: Cameraperson Finishes First, Not Last, with $12,760

September 13th, 2016

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A trio of films reached the $10,000 club on the theater average chart this week, lead by Cameraperson with $12,760 in one theater. The Last Princess was also playing in one theater and was right behind with $11,607. The final film in the $10,000 club was Kicks with an average of $10,704 in three theaters. More...

Theater Averages: Operation Excellence

August 9th, 2016

Operation Chromite

Operation Chromite, the South Korean war movie, opened on first place on the theater average chart with $31,662. This put it just ahead of the overall box office champion, Suicide Squad, which earned an average of $31,418. Little Men was next with an average of $15,184 in two theaters. The re-release of Elevator to the Gallows was close behind with $14,334 in its lone theater. The final film in the $10,000 club was Equity, with an average of $13,629 in four theaters during its second weekend of release. More...

Weekend Estimates: Suicide Squad Crashes into August Record Books

August 7th, 2016

Suicide Squad

One of the most talked-about debuts of the year is shaping up to be one of the better ones. Suicide Squad will open with about $135 million, according to Warner Bros., easily the biggest weekend in August, beating Guardians of the Galaxy’s $94.3 million in 2014. It’s also the 3rd-best weekend in 2016, and should earn a little more than Deadpool’s $132 million debut. In spite of these awesome stats, there’s about as much negative press for the film as positive, and some of it not entirely fair. More...

Compare this performance with other movies…

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2016/08/05 41 $31,662   1 $31,662   $31,662 3
2016/08/12 26 $301,276 +852% 114 $2,643   $363,259 10
2016/08/19 29 $162,292 -46% 47 $3,453   $740,266 17
2016/08/26 43 $58,051 -64% 15 $3,870   $904,216 24
2016/09/02 53 $42,618 -27% 13 $3,278   $981,117 31
2016/09/09 80 $7,169 -83% 8 $896   $1,017,824 38
2016/09/16 107 $1,219 -83% 2 $610   $1,022,720 45

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2016/08/05 42 $61,983   15 $4,132   $61,983 7
2016/08/12 25 $515,991 +732% 114 $4,526   $577,974 14
2016/08/19 27 $268,191 -48% 47 $5,706   $846,165 21
2016/08/26 43 $92,334 -66% 15 $6,156   $938,499 28
2016/09/02 53 $72,156 -22% 13 $5,550   $1,010,655 35
2016/09/09 80 $10,846 -85% 8 $1,356   $1,021,501 42

Box Office Summary Per Territory

Territory Release
Date
Opening
Weekend
Opening
Weekend
Theaters
Maximum
Theaters
Theatrical
Engagements
Total
Box Office
Report
Date
Australia 9/2/2016 $26,952 12 12 22 $46,726 9/12/2016
South Korea 7/20/2016 $0 0 1049 3299 $48,943,116 11/28/2016
 
International Total$48,989,842 11/28/2016

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