The film earned 13.4 billion yen after 87 days at the Japanese box office
Kodoani.com – Anime Suzume (Suzume no Tojimari) by Makoto Shinkai has earned about 13.4 billion yen (about US$101 million) and has sold more than 10 million tickets as of Sunday, its 87th day at the Japanese box office. The film is the third Shinkai film after Your Name and Weathering With You to sell more than 10 million tickets in Japan.
The anime series is currently the 22nd highest-grossing film of all time in Japan and the 10th highest-grossing animated film of all time in Japan.
The film opened at No. 1 on November 11 and sold 1.33 million tickets, grossing 1.88 billion yen (about US$13.49 million) in its first three days.
The movie sold 38.7% more tickets and earned 47.4% more than your name. The film made 1,277,960,000 yen (about US$12.51 million at the time) in its first three days. The anime also sold 14.8% more tickets and earned 14.4% more than Shinkai’s previous film Weathering With You, marking the anime’s best opening three-day opening of any of Shinkai’s films. .
Actress Nanoka Hara voices the main female character Suzume Iwato in the movie. Idol group SixTONES member Hokuto Matsumura (live-action Liar × Liar’s Tōru, xxxHOLiC live-action Shizuka Doumeki) voiced his first voice in the film as Sōta Munakata, a young man who begins his journey with Suzume as “The Door”. – Retreat the great man.”
Actress Nanoka Hara voices the main female character Suzume Iwato in the movie. SixTONES idol group member Hokuto Matsumura (live-action Liar × Liar’s Tōru, xxxHOLiC live-action Shizuka Doumeki) voiced his first voice in the film as Sōta Munakata, a young man who begins his journey with Suzume as “The Door”. – Retreat the great man.”
Shinkai directed the film and wrote the screenplay. He is also credited with the original story. Masayoshi Tanaka designed the characters. Kenichi Tsuchiya is directing the animation. Takumi Tanji art director. CoMix Wave Films and Story Inc. produced the film. TOHO is distributing the film. RADWIMPS is in charge of the soundtrack. Seattle-based Hollywood film composer Kazuma Jinnouchi scored the film alongside RADWIMPS. TikTok artist Toaka performed one of the movie’s theme songs “Suzume”.
RADWIMPS and Kazuma Jinnouchi were nominated for Best Music at the 46th Japan Academy Film Awards Association.
The 73rd Berlin International Film Festival, or Berlinale, will host the Suzume international premiere from February 16 to February 26. The film will be shown in the Competition category of the festival and will be an animated feature. first anime image to compete since 2002’s Spirited Away. Shinkai, actress Nanoka Hara and producer Genki Kawamura will be participating in the festival.