Monday, October 21, 2019
Monday's Headlines | Weekend Box Office
“Joker” slipped to second after remaining on top for two consecutive weekends. It earned $2.95 million from 390,000 admissions between Friday and Sunday to extend its three-weekend total to $33.7 million. It accounted for 27% of the weekend box office.
Korean comedy “Crazy Romance” and comedy drama “Perfect Man” slipped to third and fifth, respectively. Next Entertainment World’s “Romance” earned $2.04 million between Friday and Sunday for a total of $18.5 million, after three weekends. Showbox’s “Perfect Man” earned $490,000 for a three-weekend total of $8.4 million admissions.
Another Thursday opener, “Love, Again” landed in fourth. Distributed by Little Big Pictures, the romantic drama earned $981,000 in four days. Directed by Park Yong-jip, “Love, Again” is the story a man who encounters his rival from highschool, who turns out to be his ex-wife’s new boyfriend.
With a painful week-on-week drop of 88%, “Gemini Man” tumbled to sixth place. The Ang Lee movie earned $147,000 for a total of $2.73 million after two weekends.