‘Peninsula’ Headed To Your Home For The Holidays

Back in 2016, Sang-ho Yeon’s Train to Busan was a hidden gem that became a huge hit with horror fans. The film which centered around an apocalyptic South Korea filled with grotesque zombies was a mix of action and human drama. The follow up Peninsula is coming to BluRay/DVD on November 24th, just on time for the holidays.

Peninsula is a direct sequel which takes place four years after Train to Busan with Jung Seok given a mission to go back to South Korea. The sequel has been heavily anticipated by horror fans, hoping for a film filled with the same gritty atmosphere and frantic action sequences.

Released to limited theaters in early August, the gross box office receipts for US & Canada for Peninsula have been over $869,000. Considering that the number of theatres showing the film has been only been between 45 and 97 (compared to The New Mutants being shown at over 2100 theaters) and, of course social distancing guidelines, the theatrical performance is not too shabby.

In case you haven’t seen it yet, you can check out the trailer for Peninsula below. Stay tuned to Horror News Network for more.


Christine Caprilozzi
Christine Caprilozzi
Christine Bucci-Caprilozzi joined the Horror News Network staff in 2005 when the site was still ComicMonsters.com. She started as a Staff Journalist adding interviews, comic reviews and convention coverage. Christine is also the Lead Organizer/Director of the CT HorrorFest and is a firm believer in keeping the indie spirit of the horror community alive. You can follow her on Twitter @Christine_HNN.

Similar Articles


Latest News

‘Night Of The Living Dead’ Comes Back (Once Again)

Remaking a classic film--horror or otherwise--is always a tricky proposition. But that hasn't stopped many filmmakers from trying. And one of the most prominent targets...

Scream Queen Danielle Harris To Helm Slasher ‘Sequel’

Danielle Harris--a fixture on the horror film scene--will take a seat behind the camera for an upcoming movie with the unusual title of Sequel. Harris--who screamed...

Mezco Adds Leatherface To One:12 Collective Line

Can you hear the chainsaw getting closer? Mezco sure hopes so as they have announced that a new Leatherface figure will join their One:12...

ShudderFest Offers Horror Fans Plenty Of Halloween Treats

AMC Networks' horror streamer Shudder sure knows how to show fans a good time on Halloween. The premium streaming service's ShudderFest event--slated to start at...

Change.org Petition Calls for the Return of ‘The Great Pumpkin’ to Network Television

Many people were upset to learn that It's The Great Pumpkin Charlie Brown was not going to broadcast over the cost-free airwaves this season,...

Newsletter Sign-Up

Subscribe to our newsletter

Our bi-monthly newsletter consists of the latest horror news and CT HorrorFest happenings.

Site Sponsors