The movie “Along with the Gods: The Last 49 Days” had a record-breaking opening day!
“Along with the Gods: The Last 49 Days” tells the story of three grim reapers as they information the 49th soul by the trials of the underworld with the promise of reincarnation.
According to the Korean Film Council (KOFIC), this second installment of the “Along with the Gods” collection turned the No. 1 film on the field workplace with 1,232,672 moviegoers on the day of its premiere.
A supply from “Along with the Gods: The Last 49 Days” revealed that the movie achieved 1,256,355 moviegoers by 10:30 p.m. KST on August 1. This was the overall gathered from 7 a.m. to 10:30 p.m. KST, and the ultimate quantity is predicted to be even bigger for the reason that allotted time ends at 12 a.m. KST.
This feat doesn’t come as an entire shock. The movie already set a document on the day earlier than its launch by promoting 318,372 pre-sale tickets. Then on August 1, it offered 605,678 pre-sale tickets.
“Along with the Gods: The Last 49 Days” additionally surpassed the opening day document of 1,182,374 moviegoers beforehand set by “Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom,” making it the primary Korean movie in historical past to attain over 1 million moviegoers on opening day.
The movie additionally earned 9,574,284,200 gained (roughly $8.6 million) or 69.four p.c of the overall film gross sales for that day. It was proven on 1,968 screens or 36 p.c of screens nationwide.
Compared to “Avengers: Infinity War,” which turned embroiled in a “display screen monopoly” controversy by occupying 2,461 screens in April, the most recent “Along with the Gods” movie was ready to herald extra moviegoers with about 500 fewer screens.
Some are predicting that “Along with the Gods: The Last 49 Days” will even surpass 10 million moviegoers like its prequel “Along with the Gods: The Two Worlds.”
Congratulations to the solid and crew of “Along with the Gods: The Last 49 Days”!