'The Pirates' exceeds 3 million views at the box office after 10 days


'The Pirates' has surpassed 3 million view mark after 10 days premiere.

According to Lotte Entertainment, as of 8:30am kst on August 15th, the number of viewers for 'The Pirates' was revealed to be 3,000,855, which broke the previous record by the movie 'Masquerade' in 2012 which is currently the 4th highest grossing Korean movie of all time. 'The Pirates' is also expected to break the record of previous box office hit in last January 'Miss Granny' which has 8.65 million ticket sold.

"The Pirates" is a movie sets in the Joseon Dynasty period, revolves around the fight between pirates and mountain bandits on the search of a royal stamp which was swallowed by a gray whale. The cast consists of Kim Nam Gil, Son Ye Jin,Yoo Hae Jin, f(x)'s Sulli...