Paquet, Darcy; Frater, Patrick
August 2007
Daily Variety;8/7/2007, Vol. 296 Issue 26, p8
Trade Publication
The article reports that the film "D-War" has grossed a solid $20.3 million in South Korea in its first five days. The film drew $2.95 million admissions, just under "The Host" $3.17 million admissions. It is emphasized that there are doubts that "D-War" will turn a profit since the special effects have reportedly pushed the budget of $33 million to $75 million amid rumors that distributor Showbox has staked its future on the success of the film.


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