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    Friday September 20, 2019
  • Current Forecast for Weathering with You in Japanese Cinemas: 4DX with a Hint of Rain

    New “prayer poster” released to celebrate the announcement

    Makoto Shinkai’s Weathering with You has topped Japanese box office charts since its release on July 19. To continue its downpour, Weathering with You will be shown in the popular 4DX and MX4D throughout Japan from September 27 and released a new poster to celebrate the announcement. Hit the jump to clear the skies!

  • Tuesday September 10, 2019
  • Weathering With You Exhibition in Tokyo to Display More Than 400 Production Materials

    About 300 merchandise items will be also sold

    "Weathering With You Exhibition," a display event dedicated to Makoto Shinkai's latest anime feature film Weathering With You is scheduled to be held in the Event Square on the eighth floor of the Matsuya Ginza department store in Tokyo from September 25 to October 7, 2019. Hit the jump for some samples including one of the earliest sketches for the film.

  • Monday September 9, 2019
  • Weathering With You Finally Becomes Top-Grossing Film of This Year in Japan, Surpassing Aladdin

    It now ranks sixth in the Japanese animation film's box office raking of all time

    It is officially confirmed today that Makoto Shinkai's Tenki no Ko/Weathering With You has earned a massive 12.1 billion yen by September 8, in 52 days since its release on July 19, 2019. It has finally become the top-grossing film of this year in Japan so far, surpassing Guy Ritchie-directed Walt Disney Pictures film Aladdin's box office record of 12.09 billion yen. Hit the jump for more details.

  • Monday September 2, 2019
  • Japan Box Office: Weathering With You Keeps Top Spot in Its 7th Weekend

    "KONOSUBA: Legend of Crimson" tops Pia's first day satisfaction ranking

    After gaining its top spot again last week, Makoto Shinkai's Tenki no Ko/Weathering With You had kept holding the No.1 crown in its seventh weekend with 417 million yen on 347,000 admissions. Thanks to the "First Day" discount on September 1, which all tickets cost 1,100 yen, it even sold 47,000 more tickets than the previous weekend. Hit the jump for more details.

  • Monday August 26, 2019
  • Japan Box Office: Weathering With You Regains The Top Spot in Its Sixth Weekend

    "Ni no Kuni" anime film bombs with a disappointing 140 million yen

    Makoto Shinkai's Tenki no Ko/Weathering With You climbed another one position up from last week's second, and finally regained the top spot in the box office ranking in its sixth weekend. The film's total gross in Japan has already surpassed 10 billion yen. Hit the jump for more details.

  • Weathering With You Selected as Japan’s Entry for the Academy Awards

    The Makoto Shinkai directed film will be entered into the “Best International Feature Film” selection

    The Japan Film Makers Association announced on August 26 that Makoto Shinkai’s climate based romance anime film Weathering with You will be Japan’s submission to the US Academy Awards “Best International Feature Film” selection. Hit the jump to see the latest forecast.

  • Thursday August 22, 2019
  • Weathering With You Crosses 10 Billion Yen Mark in 34 Days

    The film has become the tenth top-grossing Japanese film of all-time

    Distributor Toho announced today that Makoto Shinkai's Tenki no Ko/Weathering With You had earned 10,073,344,500 yen on 7,519,350 admissions in Japan by August 21, in 34 days since its release on July 19, which was six days later than his previous film Kimi no Na wa./Your Name. in 2016. Hit the jump for more details.

  • Monday August 19, 2019
  • Japan Box Office: Weathering With You One Position Up, while ONE PIECE STAMPEDE Drops to 3rd

    Makoto Shinkai's latest work has become the most successful Japanese film of this year so far

    As a result of a fierce competition, ONE PIECE STAMPEDE's box office triumph lasted only for one week. After making the impressive No.1 debut last weekend, the 14th One Piece feature film dropped to the third spot with 450 million yen, which was 44% down from its first Saturday and Sunday gross of 806 million yen. Hit the jump for more details.

  • Saturday August 10, 2019
  • Weathering With You to be Released in 20 Cities across India from October 11

    The online petition has attracted more than 53,000 signatures

    The official Twitter for Makoto Shinkai's Tenki no Ko/Weathering With You announced on August 10 that the film is set to be released in 20 cities across India, including Mumbai and Delhi, from October 11, 2019. According to the post, it will be the first original Japanese animation film to be screened in the country. Hit the jump for more details.

  • Monday August 5, 2019
  • Japan Box Office: Weathering With You Drops 30%, but Still Strong Enough to Beat Hobbs & Shaw

    "Uta no Prince-sama" film surprisingly returns to the top 10 in its 8th weekend

    The third weekend gross of Makoto Shinkai's Tenki no Ko/Weathering With You was 718 million yen on 505,000 admissions, which was a huge 30 percent down from its previous weekend, but enough to beat the Fast and Furious franchise's first spin-off film Hobbs & Shaw and to top the Japanese box office for three weeks in a row. Hit the jump for more details.