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Dokjeon (2018)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $365,639Details
International Box Office $38,384,847Details
Worldwide Box Office $38,750,486
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A low-level drug dealer conspires with a dangerously ambitious cop to bring down a major cartel’s psychotic kingpin in this electric crime thriller.


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Movie Details

Domestic Releases: June 8th, 2018 (Limited) by Well Go USA, released as Believer
International Releases: May 22nd, 2018 (Wide), released as Believer (South Korea)
June 8th, 2018 (Wide), released as Believer (Australia)
June 8th, 2018 (Wide), released as Believer (New Zealand)
MPAA Rating: Not Rated
Running Time: 123 minutes
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Keywords: South Korea, Organized Crime, Crime Boss, Drug Dealer, Corrupt Cops, Crime Thriller, Revenge
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Yong Film, Well Go USA Entertainment
Production Countries: Republic of Korea

Leading Cast

   Seo Young-rak
   Jin Ha-rim
   Oh Yeon-ok

Supporting Cast

Park Hae-joon    Seon-chang
Kang Seung-hyun    So-yeon
Kim Dong-young    Dong-yeong
Jung Ga-ram    Dong-woo
Jung Jun-won    Deok-cheon


Cha Seung-won    Brian

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Production and Technical Credits

Lee Hae-yeong    Screenwriter
Chung Seo-kyung    Screenwriter
Syd Lim    Producer
Han Seung-Hee    Producer
Jung Hee-soon    Producer
Young Kim    Executive Producer
Yang Jin-mo    Editor
Dalparan    Composer
Kim Tae-kyung    Director of Photography

Theater Averages: 2001 is Louder than the Competition

June 12th, 2018

Hearts Beat Loud

2001: A Space Odyssey returned to the top of the theater average chart earning an average of $18,969 in 5 theaters. The best new release was Hearts Beat Loud, which was right behind with an average of $18,631 in four theaters. Won’t You Be My Neighbor? was next with an average of $16,394 in 29 theaters. It won’t need to expand to earn more than $1 million domestically, and it will expand over the coming weeks. The final film in the $10,000 club is the overall box office leader, Ocean’s 8, with an average of $10,038. More...

Limited and VOD Releases: Won’t You See a Movie?

June 8th, 2018

Won’t You Be My Neighbor?

There is a disproportionate number of documentaries on this week’s list, including several earning amazing reviews. Of these, Won’t You Be My Neighbor? has the best shot at mainstream success. However, it isn’t the only film with good reviews and I think Hearts Beat Loud could also do well in limited release. More...

International Box Office: Solo Doesn’t Soar, Still Tops Chart with $65.0 million

May 30th, 2018

Solo: A Star Wars Story

Solo: A Star Wars Story earned first place on the international chart with $65.0 million in 54 markets; however, this is about half what the film needed to make to be a undisputed financial success. The film only cracked $10 million in one market, the U.K. where it made $10.3 million. However, China was close behind with $9.71 million over the weekend and $9.84 million including previews. More...

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Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2018/06/08 22 $146,630   32 $4,582   $146,630 1
2018/06/15 33 $62,165 -58% 19 $3,272   $292,172 2
2018/06/22 47 $15,601 -75% 7 $2,229   $345,157 3
2018/06/29 61 $6,181 -60% 4 $1,545   $360,482 4
2018/07/06 86 $170 -97% 1 $170   $365,639 5

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2018/06/08 24 $230,007   32 $7,188   $230,007 1
2018/06/15 32 $99,549 -57% 19 $5,239   $329,556 2
2018/06/22 47 $24,745 -75% 7 $3,535   $354,301 3
2018/06/29 62 $11,168 -55% 4 $2,792   $365,469 4

Box Office Summary Per Territory

Territory Release
Box Office
Australia 6/8/2018 $27,502 15 15 28 $65,051 7/2/2018
New Zealand 6/8/2018 $3,385 2 2 5 $8,682 6/25/2018
South Korea 5/22/2018 $9,347,976 1357 1532 5018 $38,311,114 7/20/2018
International Total$38,384,847 7/20/2018

International Cumulative Box Office Records

Worldwide Cumulative Box Office Records

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