Japan Box Office: Dragon Ball Super: Broly Becomes Top-Grossing Film in The Franchise

The first chapter of the PSYCHO-PASS trilogy ranks 7th in its opening weekend


According to the latest box office report, Toei Animation's 20th Dragon Ball film Dragon Ball Super: Broly

earned a massive 3.8 billion yen (about 34.77 million US dollars) from its seven-week run. It finally becomes

the top-grossing film in the 33-year-old Dragon Ball anime franchise, surpassing the previous record of

3.74 billion yen marked by Dragon Ball Z: Resurrection 'F' in 2015. 


Internationally, the film has been released in more than 90 countries/regions, and its worldwide gross has

reached 98 million US dollars. 



"Dragon Ball" film box office Top 10 in Japan

 1. "Dragon Ball Super: Broly" (20th/December 14, 2018/3.8 billion yen)

 2. "Dragon Ball Z: Resurrection 'F'" (19th/April 18, 2015/3.74 billion yen)

 3. "Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Gods" (18th/March 30, 2013/2.99 billion yen)

 4. "Dragon Ball Z: The Return of Cooler" (9th/March 7, 1992/2.72 billion yen)

 5. "Dragon Ball Z: Super Android 13!" (10th/July 11, 1992/2.55 billion yen)

 6. "Dragon Ball Z: Broly – Second Coming" (13th/March 12, 1994/2.47 billion yen)

 7. "Dragon Ball Z: Cooler's Revenge" (8th/July 20, 1991/2.38 billion yen )

 8. "Dragon Ball Z: Broly – The Legendary Super Saiyan" (11th/March 6, 1993/2.33 billion yen)

 9. "Dragon Ball Z: Bojack Unbound" (12th/July 10, 1993/2.23 billion yen)

 10. "Dragon Ball Z: Lord Slug" (7th/March 9, 1991/2.21 billion yen)



Meanwhile, "Case.1 Tsumi to Batsu (Crime and Punishment)," the first chapter of the Psycho-Pass: Sinners

of the System trilogy anime film project was released in select 87 theaters and ranked seventh in its opening

weekend. It has been well-received by the audience, taking No.1 in Pia's first day satisfaction ranking.



Weekend box office in Japan (January 26-27, 2019)

 (ticket sales basis)


 1 (1). "Masquerade Hotel"

 2 (new). "Jyuninin no Shinitai Kodomo-tachi" (12 children who want to die)

 3 (2). "Bohemian Rhapsody"

 4 (3). "Fate/stay night: Heaven's Feel II. lost butterfly"

 5 (4). "Ralph Breaks the Internet"

 6 (5). "Touken Ranbu: The Movie"

 7 (new). "PSYCHO-PASS Sinners of the System: Case.1 Tsumi to Batsu"

 8 (7). "Love Live! Sunshine!! The School Idol Movie Over the Rainbow"

 9 (6). "Dragon Ball Super: Broly"

 10 (new). "Ai Uta: Yakusoku no Naku Hito" (Love Song: The Promised Crying Person)



Source: Eiga.com


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