ENTERTAINMENT

[Box Office] Movies in theaters this week

By Yoon Min-sik
  • Published : Jun 1, 2018 - 13:13
  • Updated : Jun 1, 2018 - 13:13


Believer
(Korea)
Opened May 22
Crime, Action
Directed by Lee Hae-young



Investigator Won-ho (Cho Jin-woong) seeks to take down a massive Seoul-based drug cartel, run by the mysterious Mr. Lee, whose real name, gender and age remain hidden. In the process, he gets help from a low-level cartel member Young-rak (Ryu Jun-yeol), whose loyalty seems to waver.




Deadpool 2
(US)
Opened May 16
Action, Adventure, Comedy
Directed by David Leitch
 


After suffering the loss of his girlfriend, foul-mouthed mutant mercenary Wade Wilson, a.k.a. Deadpool (Ryan Reynolds), brings together a team of fellow mutant rogues to protect a young boy with supernatural abilities from the brutal, time-traveling cyborg, Cable. (Josh Brolin) 




Solo: A Star Wars Story
(US)
Opened May 24
Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Directed by Ron Howard


Through a series of daring escapades deep within a dark and dangerous criminal underworld, Han Solo (Alden Ehrenreich) meets his future co-pilot Chewbacca (Joonas Suotamo) and encounters the notorious gambler Lando Calrissian (Donald Glover), in the years before joining the Rebellion.




Burning
(Korea)
Opened May 17
Mystery, Drama
Directed by Lee Chang-dong

Jong-soo (Yoo Ah-in) is a part-time worker who wishes to be a writer one day. He bumps into his childhood friend Hye-mi (Jeon Jong-seo), who asks him to look after her cat while she travels to Africa. Upon her return, she is accompanied by Ben (Steven Yeun), a man shrouded in mystery.