The Concubine debuted to a strong number with 522,368 admissions in the weekend, brought almost 1 million audiences since opened on June 6.
This erotic thriller saeguk dethroned the previous 2 weeks winner Men in Black III which brings more than 3 millions admissions so far.
The Concubine starred by Jo Yeo Jung (I Need Romance), Kim Dong Wook (I Believe In Men, Coffee Prince) and Kim Min Joon (Romance Town)and already made news even before debut because of Jo Yeo Jung nude scenes.
The movie tells story of Hwa Yeon (Cho Yeo Jung) who becomes a royal concubines to escape poverty.
In the palace , she catches a love triangle with King Sungwon Daegon (Kim Dong Wook) and Kwon Yoo (Kim Min Joon).