The market share of South Korean movies hit 50 percent, thanks to major films released this month.
According to the data compiled by the Korean Film Council on Sunday, local movies recorded a 50 percent share as of Saturday.
Fantasy blockbuster "Along With the Gods: The Two Worlds" has attracted two-point-28 million viewers in total since its release on Wednesday.
"Steel Rain," which was released on December 14th, also drew two-point-77 million so far.
Industry watchers say that local movies are likely to post a majority share for the seventh consecutive year this year.