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Gwansang (2013)

Gwansang poster
Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $484,112Details
International Box Office $62,006,230Details
Worldwide Box Office $62,490,342
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Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 8,901-9,000) 8,928 $484,112
All Time International Box Office (Rank 1,301-1,400) 1,322 $62,006,230
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 2,201-2,300) 2,201 $62,490,342
All Time Domestic Highest Grossing Limited Release Movies (Rank 2,201-2,300) 2,294 $484,112

See the Box Office tab (Domestic) and International tab (International and Worldwide) for more Cumulative Box Office Records.

Movie Details

Domestic Releases: October 4th, 2013 (Limited) by Pan Media & Entertainment, released as The Face Reader
International Releases: September 11th, 2013 (Wide) (South Korea)
MPAA Rating: Not Rated
Running Time: 139 minutes
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Keywords: Prostitution, Royalty, Political, Political Assassination
Source:Original Screenplay
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Historical Fiction
Production Companies: Jupiter Film
Production Countries: Republic of Korea

Lead Ensemble Members

   Kim Jong-seo
   Prince Suyang

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Production and Technical Credits

Dong-Hyuk Kim    Screenwriter
Woo-Jae Kim    Producer
Jae-Hyeok Lee    Director of Photography

Per Theater Chart: Gravity Escapes Massive Competition

October 9th, 2013

There were a ton of new releases this week, but Gravity was pulled down by the mass of new releases. It lead the way on the Per Theater Chart with an average of $15,604. The only other film in the $10,000 club was Linsanity, which earned an average of $11,051 in nine theaters. More...

International Box Office: Rise of Detective Dee

October 3rd, 2013

Young Detective Dee: Rise of the Sea Dragon opened in China with $17.0 million earning first place in that market and on the overall international chart. The original earned a limited release here and was a great movie, so I'm hoping this film will also get a release here. I'm certainly looking forward to seeing it. More...

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2013/10/04 30 $159,720   19 $8,406   $159,720 1
2013/10/11 34 $117,454 -26% 19 $6,182   $360,574 2
2013/10/18 43 $68,802 -41% 18 $3,822   $484,112 3

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2013/10/04 28 $243,120   19 $12,796   $243,120 1
2013/10/11 34 $172,190 -29% 19 $9,063   $415,310 2

Box Office Summary Per Territory

Territory Release
Box Office
South Korea 9/11/2013 $0 0 0 0 $0
International Total$62,006,230

International Cumulative Box Office Records

Worldwide Cumulative Box Office Records

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