“Along With The Gods: The Two Worlds” is celebrating their 3rd week of dominance as the No.1 movie in the box office.
After releasing in the theaters on December 20th, 2017, the film gained lots of appreciation bringing millions of moviegoers to the theaters in just a few days and broke several records.
From January 5th to 7th, the movie drew in 1,315,608 moviegoers during just one weekend, bringing the total number of viewers to 11,499,269 since its release. This makes “Along With the Gods: The Two Worlds” the 11th Korean movie with the highest number of moviegoers and the first film of 2018 with 11 million viewers. Previously, the film set a new record by surpassing 2 million viewers in just four days and recently also crossed 10 million viewers within 16 days of its premiere.
To thank the viewers for their support, the cast has been keeping their pledges at stage greeting tour in Korea. To keep their pledge for reaching 5 million viewers, they held a stage greeting in Busan and Daegu, where the cast wore matching shirts with a photoshopped image of their director Kim Yong Hwa doing taekwondo.
Ha Jung Woo said, “It feels like a dream. Thank you for loving the movie,” while Cha Tae Hyun commented, “This is the first time in my life I achieved 10 million viewers. Thank you so much.”
Joo Ji Hoon stated, “I am happy every day thanks to all of you. I hope all of you will be happy too.” Kim Dong Wook remarked, “Things beyond my imagination happened in a short amount of time. It was an unforgettable year and another unforgettable year is beginning. Thank you.” He followed this up with Wanna One member Park Ji Hoon’s signature “Save you in my heart” phrase.
Congratulations to the cast and crew of “Along With the Gods: The Two Worlds” on such a great success!