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South Korea Box Office for Despite the Falling Snow (2016)

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Despite the Falling Snow
Theatrical Performance (US$)
South Korea Box Office $15,806Details
Worldwide Box Office $82,524Details
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In 1950s Moscow, communist Katya secretly spies for the Americans in the Cold War arms race. When she lands her biggest assignment, stealing secrets from rising government star Alexander, the last thing she expects is to fall in love with him. When Alexander unwittingly closes the net around his own wife, Katya decides to make the ultimate sacrifice to protect him… A sacrifice that is only discovered thirty years later by an older Alexander.


Movie Details

South Korea Releases: February 9th, 2017 (Wide)
MPAA Rating: PG-13 for some sexuality and violence.
(Rating bulletin 2452 (Cert #49680), 11/23/2016)
Running Time: 93 minutes
Keywords: Politicians, Romance, Moscow, Cold War, Secret Agent, False Identity, Early / Simultaneous Video on Demand release, Novel or Other Work Adapted by Author, 1950s, 1990s
Source:Original Screenplay
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Historical Fiction
Production Companies: Enlighten Entertainment Group, Enlightenment Productions, SK Enlightenment Films Canada
Production Countries: Canada,
United Kingdom

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Because some of our sources provide box office data in their local currency, while we use USD in the graph above and table below, exchange rate fluctuations can have effect on the data causing stronger increases or even decreases of the cumulative box office.

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2017/02/10 - $3,977   13 $306   $8,849 1

Box Office Summary Per Territory

Territory Release
Box Office
New Zealand 6/9/2017 $6,278 11 12 55 $29,845 7/31/2017
North America 3/31/2017 $0 0 0 0 $0
South Korea 2/9/2017 $3,977 13 13 13 $15,806 3/6/2017
United Kingdom 4/15/2016 $19,164 59 59 75 $36,873 6/9/2016
Worldwide Total$82,524 7/31/2017

Full financial estimates for this film, including domestic and international box office, video sales, video rentals, TV and ancillary revenue are available through our research services. For more information, please contact us at

Leading Cast

   Old Alexander

Supporting Cast

Antje Traue    Marina
Oliver Jackson-Cohen    Misha
Thure Lindhardt    Dimtri
Anthony Head    Old Misha
Amy Nuttall    Maya
Ben Batt    Oleg
Anne Kidd    Anna

For a description of the different acting role types we use to categorize acting perfomances, see our Glossary.

Production and Technical Credits

Shamim Sarif    Screenwriter
Hanan Kattan    Producer
Ben White    Executive Producer
Hanan Kattan    Executive Producer
Lisa Tchenguiz    Executive Producer
Katherine Priestley    Executive Producer
Masahiro Hirakubo    Editor
Rachel Portman    Composer
David Johnson    Cinematographer
Shamim Sarif    Story based on the novel by