According to reports on Korean news portals, around 500,000 fans and moviegoers flocked to theatres worldwide to catch a screening of the film.
‘BLACKPINK The Movie’ was reportedly released 100 countries and 3,000 theatres on August 4. In Korea, it was available in various formats including ScreenX and 4DX besides the usual.
The countries that recorded the highest footfalls were Mexico, United States, Turkey, Brazil, and Japan. BLINKS from around the world took to Twitter to show their support to the girls. While some posted photos of their tickets, others shared their excitement and love for the girls in emotional messages.
Blackpink and Blink will stay together forever #BLACKPINKTHEMOVIE #LISA #JISOO #JENNIE #ROSÉ https://t.co/7dXcifazvz
— Pau loves Jisoo (@JisooMyDrug) 1628145834000
Soo happy bc i had a chance to watch the pinks in the theatre!!🥺🥺The movie is amazing!!#blackpink #themovie… https://t.co/MSUofLXjjR
— naida✨ (@naida_7891) 1628111803000
i just finished the movie i loved it so much i’m so proud of them <3 #BLACKPINKTHEMOVIE https://t.co/LMZUMr6ZUa
— ♡ albeom 26/8 (@KYUMPRDS) 1628077420000
D-DAY !! i’m so excited 🥺BLACKPINK THE MOVIE#BLACKPINKTHEMOVIE #BLACKPINK https://t.co/hbCIjmvtCF
— georgiana☀️²³ (@notbythemoonn) 1628059347000
According to reports, Mexico ranked the highest on Google searches for the world BLACKPINK, ever since
With COVID-19 restrictions slowly easing around the world, reports state that ‘The Film’ is expected to release in some Southeast Asian countries – Indonesia, Thailand, and Malaysia, among others by the end of August.
The film was announced as part of the group’s fifth-anniversary celebrations titled “4+1 Project.” The feature film follows the girls on and off stage and sheds light on their achievements and journey throughout the years while beautifully shedding light on the memories they shared.
It is also said to unveil a few candid clips of the girls as a part of their ‘unreleased special interview,’ and five songs from their concert tour, ‘THE SHOW,’ and ‘IN YOUR AREA.’