Popple is a smoky town
Animation film “Akihiro Nishino’s Poupelle of Chimney Towns”, studio’s 4 ° C animation, held its fourth place at its seventh weekend. The film grossed 73,283,100 yen ($ 696,600 USD) in 3 days. Total earned US $ 18.42 million to date.
The movie opened with Hot Shot on December 25.
- Yosuke Hirota as director
- Nishinoya as production supervisor, original author, and writer
- Atsuko Fukushima as the character designer.
Pokemon the movie: the mystery of the jungle
Pokemon The Movie: Secret Of The Jungle ranked seventh in its seventh week. It is the 23rd anime movie in the Pokemon Franchise series. The film made a profit of 39,598,500 yen from Friday to Sunday. The film earned a total of 1,533,830,700 yen ($ 14.58 million).
The film ranked # 2 in its opening weekend. The film opened on December 25, and the movie was slightly delayed due to the Covid-19 pandemic.
The West will see the movie in 2021.
- Atsuhiro Tomioka as writer
- Tetsu Yajima as co-writer
Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba – Movie: Mugen Train
Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba – The Movie: Mugen Train remained at number two in its 17th week. 92,000 tickets were sold at the weekend. Earnings of approximately $ 1.38 million were earned in 3 days. 27.07 million tickets sold, and a whopping 37,179,382,650 yen (US $ 353.6 million) accumulated.
The movie remained # 1 for 12 consecutive weeks causing fanbase and major fortune in the film. In the thirteenth week, the film dropped to No. 2 and with fanfare returned to No.
The movie surpassed Hayao Mizayaki’s “Spirited Away” great rival.
The film is shown in 38 IMAX theaters in Japan.
Talking about the numbers: The movie had its highest opening weekend in the world from October 16-18. The film sold 3,424,930 tickets and earned 4,623,117,450 yen (approximately 43.85 million US dollars) in Japan in the first three days of its release. The film sold 9,10,507 tickets and grossed more than 1,268,724,700 yen (about 12.03 million US dollars) on its opening day alone, making it the highest weekday opening Japan has ever seen.
- TOHO and ANIPLEX will distribute the film.
- Funimation and ANIPLEX will show the film in North America in early 2021
Gintama: The Final
Hideaki Surachi’s new anime movie “Gintama: The Final” dropped from third to fifth place in its fifth week. The movie grossed approximately $ 650,400 US dollars from Friday to Saturday. With over 1 million tickets sold, the film grossed 1,415,817,100 yen (approximately 13.46 million US dollars).
The movie opened at # 1 on January 8 and Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba finished for 12 consecutive weeks at the top. The manga also inspired a pre-episode of two episodes, Gintama: The Semi-Final. The anime premiered exclusively in Japan on dTV on January 15th. The novel is also owned by the film, Miri Miyamoto, which shipped on January 8th.
The manga has also inspired several original video (OVA) anime, event anime, two live-action movies, and two live internet shows. Viz Media has published the first 23 English-language volumes.
“The Promised Neverland”: Kaiu Shirai and Posuka Demizu manga’s live-action movie dropped from eighth to ninth place in the eighth week after release. He made about 28718915 yen (273,100 USD) in just 3 days from Friday to Sunday. The film grossed 1,862,403,250 yen (approximately 17.70 Million US dollars).
The film opened on December 18, and made 373,372,850 yen in just 3 days.
The promised Neverland manga was released in August 2016 by Sherai and Demizu in Weekly Shonen Jump. They finished the episode on June 15th. Toonami aired the anime in April 2019. The second season was scheduled to premiere in October, but has been delayed due to the Covid-19 pandemic.
“The Night Beyond the Tricornered Window”, Tomoko Yamashita’s live-action film, finished in the top ten in its third weekend.
- Yuichiro Hiirakawa as Director
- Noriko Gotou as a writer
The publication of Poupelle, Pokemon, Demon Slayer, Gintama, and Promised Neverland Stand Still appeared in the top ten list for the first time on Spoiler Guy.
source : spoilerguy.com