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!
"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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.