“The Outlaws 2” Garners More Than 3 Million Moviegoers + Becomes The Fastest Film To Do So Since “Parasite”

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“The Outlaws” (AKA “The Roundup”) starring Ma Dong Seok and Son Seok Gu is a massive success!

On May 22, it was revealed that the movie “The Outlaws 2” has officially surpassed 3 million moviegoers and just in less than five days since its release on May 18.

“The Outlaws 2” has now become the fastest Korean movie since the film “Parasite” to garner more than 3 million moviegoers at the Korean box office, breaking the former record held by the 2019 movie “Ashfall,” which also stars Ma Dong Seok. In addition, “The Outlaws 2” had a total of 1,037,033 moviegoers on May 21 alone, which makes it the first movie since “Parasite” to have over 1 million moviegoers in just one day. This is also the third movie starring Ma Dong Seok to achieve this milestone, the first two being “Train to Busan,” and “Along With the Gods: The Last 49 Days.”

In response to “The Outlaws” surpassing 1 million moviegoers, the main cast shared pictures of them celebrating the movie’s amazing success.

“The Outlaws 2” is a movie that depicts the thrilling crime-fighting operation of the legendary detective Ma Seok Do (Ma Dong Seok) and his squad to catch the strongest villain Kang Hae Sang (Son Seok Gu). It is the highly-awaited sequel of the hit 2017 movie “The Outlaws.” It was also previously revealed that the movies set a new record for the best opening since the start of COVID-19 at the Korean box office.

Congratulations to the cast and crew of the movie!

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By Vicky S.

Hello I am Vicky, I am a senior editor at jazminemedia.com. My favorite K-dramas are Cheese in the Trap and Yumi's Cells. I enjoy covering everything related to kdramas!

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