91 films were produced in South Korea in 1980. 39 foreign films were also released in the country. There were 447 theaters exhibiting films in South Korea this year, receiving admissions of 53,770.[1]


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  1. Motion Picture Promotion Corporation. (1988). Korean Film Annual. Seoul: MPPC. quoted in Min Eung-jun, Joo Jin-sook and Kwak Han-ju (2003). Korean Film: History, Resistance, and Democratic Imagination. Westport, Connecticut and London: Praeger Publishers. p. 61. ISBN 0-275-95811-6.