'The Pirates' surpasses 1 million viewers at the box office after 4 days


Movie "The Pirates" has exceeded the 1 million mark in just 4 days.

As of 9am kst on August 9th, according to the Korean Film Council, "The Pirates" officially surpassed 1 million viewers. The movie attracted 270.000 people on the first day premiere, ranked at 2nd place after the current box office's hit "Roaring Currents". It's also the comedy film that has the highest pre-book tickets sale at the moment.

"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...