The Attorney

Korean idol star Siwan of group ZE:A on the poster of Korean film “The Attorney.” [NEW]

Korean drama film “The Attorney” has dominated the Korean weekend box office for third week in a row.

“The Attorney” secured its top spot with overwhelming ticket sales of 1.23 million during the weekend of January 3 and 5, which was its third weekend of opening, the Korean Box Office Information System (KOBIS) on Monday.

Last week’s No. 2 movie and Gong Yoo’s action film “The Suspect” also continued to sit at the position after drawing in 542,000 moviegoers.

US comic adventure “The Secret Life of Walter Mitty,” starring acclaimed comedy actor Ben Stiller, made a debut to No. 3 with 236,000 opening scores.

While Hollywood Sci-fi action “Ender’s Game” jumped to No. 4 with ticket sales of 188,000, Belgian animated film “The House of Magic” took one step down to the fifth spot after attracting 167,000 animation lovers.

Other popular films over the weekend included British romantic comedy “About Time,” Spanish adventure animation “Justin and the Knights of Valour,” “The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug,” US 3D movie “Walking with Dinosaurs 3D” and Jun Do-yeon’s human drama pic “Way Back Home.”

Reporter. Cory Lee

Courtesy of NEW