High Society (2018 film)
|Revised Romanization||Sangnyu Sahoe|
|Directed by||Byun Hyuk|
|Produced by||Kim Chul-yong|
|Written by||Byun Hyuk|
|Music by||Jang Young-kyu|
|Edited by||Kim Seo-hee|
Hive Media Corp.
|Distributed by||Lotte Entertainment (South Korea)|
|Box office||US$5.6 million|
The story of a married couple who is at the upper end of the social ladder. The husband is a professor at the Seoul National University who is running for the National Assembly, and his wife is the deputy director of and a curator at a big art gallery.
- Park Hae-il as Jang Tae-joon
- Soo Ae as Oh Soo-yeon
- Yoon Je-moon as Han Yong-suk
- Ra Mi-ran as Lee Hwa-ran
- Lee Jin-wook as Shin Ji-ho
- Han Joo-young
- Kim Kyu-sun
- Park Sung-hoon
- Kim Kang-woo (special appearance) as Baek Kwang-hyun
- Lee Hong-nae as an Intern.
- Mao Hamasaki as Minami Oshima.
Principal photography began on November 1, 2017. Production ended on January 11, 2018.
The film was released on August 29, 2018 in South Korea, showing at 867 screens across the country. During its opening day, the film finished second, trailing behind On Your Wedding Day by attracting 131,802 moviegoers with US$775,270 gross. It became the domestic R-rated film with the biggest opening day for 2018. However, the film dropped to third place during the weekend, finishing behind On Your Wedding Day and new release of the week Searching by attracting 291,228 moviegoers with US$2.4 million gross. It suffer a 72.5% gross drop during its second weekend, finished at fourth place with US$643,039 from 85,522 attendance.
As of September 10, 2018, the film attracted 766,031 total admission with US$5.6 million gross.
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