The reality horror thriller “Target” topped the list of advance sales among Korean movies ahead of its release on August 30th.
“Target” is a thriller about things that happen in the daily life of Soo Hyun as she becomes the target of a crime through secondhand transactions. It is competed with realistic material with high immersion, actors’ passionate acting as well as realistic story that maximizes immersion.
Today (August 28th), two days before its release, it topped the list of advance sales among Korean movies, signaling the birth of a new box office hit this summer.
This is a record that surpassed “Concrete Utopia”, which ranked first for the past three weeks. It draws attention as it heralds the emergence of a new Korean film box office hit amid the strong performance of “Oppenheimer”.
Moviegoers who watched the movie first through the pre-release preview commented, “I felt more empathy since it was a story that would happen in real life” (CGV_Shin Hwa****), “Its sense of tension and immersion are very impressive” (CGV_Ma Sa****), “There’s no reality thriller more intense than this” (Instagram_ly****)… As such, “Target”, which topped the list of advance sales among Korean movies, will capture the audience’s hearts with trustworthy actors’ immersive acting and the realistic suspense presented by a thriller that reflects reality.
“Target” stars Shin Hye Sun, Kim Sung Kyun and Kang Tae Oh.