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  • Over the years, Korean filmmakers have shown their strength in the genres of romance, history,

  • action and psychological thrillers. Well, now we can add to that list... zombie

  • apocalypse. The new film "Train to Busan" has set Korea's

  • all-time record for the most-watched movie at cinemas in a single day.

  • According to box office figures from the Korean Film Council, on Saturday alone Korea's most

  • hotly anticipated summer flick sold more than 1-point-2-8 million tickets... to beat the

  • previous record holder, "Roaring Currents." Only in its fourth day of release on Saturday,

  • Train to Busan had been seen by more than 4-point-1 million people.

  • Director Yeon Sang-ho's latest effort depicts a group of passengers trying to escape a mysterious

  • virus while on board a train bound for Busan, a southern port city that has, in the film,

  • reportedly fended off a nationwide outbreak.

Over the years, Korean filmmakers have shown their strength in the genres of romance, history,

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'Train to Busan' breaks Korea's single-day attendance record

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