Live-Action Mr. Osomatsu Film Opens at #2 With 643 Million Yen in 1st 3 Days – News

The are living-motion film of the Mr. Osomatsu (Osomatsu-san) franchise rated at #2 in its…

Live-Action Mr. Osomatsu Film Opens at #2 With 643 Million Yen in 1st 3 Days – News

The are living-motion film of the Mr. Osomatsu (Osomatsu-san) franchise rated at #2 in its opening weekend. The movie marketed 459,000 tickets and attained 643 million yen (about US$5.19 million) in its 1st 3 days, and marketed 221,000 tickets for 310 million yen (about US$2.50 million) on Saturday and Sunday.

The movie opened on Friday.

In the film’s story, a loaded person appears, proclaiming that he will undertake a person of the sextuplets. Just as the 6 engage in a fight royale to be the loaded man’s heir, three mysterious “story-ending” figures get on the brothers in a struggle to the finish.

Tsutomu Hanabusa (Kakegurui, Tokyo Revengers are living-action films) directed the film. Ryōichi Tsuchiya wrote the screenplay, and Daiki Sugawara was a producer. Cinebazar and Hachinoji made the film for TOHO to distribute.

The Doraemon: Nobita’s Tiny “Star Wars” 2021 anime film dropped from #2 to #3 in its fourth weekend. The film sold 145,000 tickets for 179 million yen (about US$1.44 million) over the weekend. The film has bought a whole of 1.36 million tickets for a cumulative total of 1.6 billion yen (about US$12.92 million).

The film opened at #1, and marketed 350,000 tickets for 440 million yen (about US$3.81 million) in its first three days. The film opened on March 4 immediately after a yearlong hold off because of to the new coronavirus ailment (COVID-19).

Doraemon: Nobita’s Small “Star Wars” 2021 is the 41st film in the Doraemon franchise. The movie is a remake of the 1985 Doraemon movie of the very same title. Susumu Yamaguchi — a vital animator on a lot of past Doraemon videos, device director of Doraemon the Movie: Nobita’s Chronicle of the Moon Exploration, and the director of Cell Go well with Gundam AGE — directed the new film. Dai Sato (Eureka 7, Ghost in the Shell: Stand On your own Sophisticated, Listeners) penned the script. Official HiGE DANdism produced the theme song “Universe” precisely for the movie. Sibling folk duo Billy BanBan done the insert tune “Kokoro Arigatō” (Thank You for the Coronary heart). Shirogumi, the 3D CG studio at the rear of the manufacturing of the Stand By Me Doraemon films, taken care of the CG for the spaceships in the movie.

The Gekijō-ban Jujutsu Kaisen anime movie dropped from #5 to #6 in its 14th weekend. The film has marketed a whole of 9.38 million tickets for about 13.16 billion yen (about US$106 million) because it opened in Japan on December 24, and is at this time the 19th greatest-grossing movie in Japan of all time.

The film is now the #1 highest-earning movie at the Japanese box office from the 2021 calendar year, after surpassing Evangelion: 3.+1.: Thrice On A Time, according to the Mainichi Shimbun paper’s Mantan Internet.

The movie acquired 2,694,128,150 yen (about US$23.5 million) in its to start with 3 times, and topped the box office chart for its opening weekend. The movie also has IMAX, 4D, and Dolby Cinema screenings.

The film is centered on Gege Akutami‘s Jujutsu Kaisen Tokyo Toritsu Jujutsu Kōtō Senmon Gakkō (Jujutsu Kaisen : Tokyo Prefectural Jujutsu Superior University) manga prequel tale, with MAPPA animating again and TOHO distributing. Megumi Ogata voiced the primary character Yuta Okkotsu, and Kana Hanazawa voiced the character Rika Orimoto.

The are living-action movie of Kiminori Wakasugi‘s Kappei comedy manga dropped from #6 to #8 in its next weekend.

The film opened in Japan on March 18.

Hakusensha describes the manga:

Kappei is a martial artist residing in a secluded and isolated compact island, amid several youthful guys coaching vigorously with their Grasp to endure the July 1999 apocalypse predicted by Nostradamus — which in no way arrived. The Grasp at last gave up in 2011, disbanded the martial art camp, and despatched members back again to modern day-working day Japan. With no know-how of the present day environment, Kappei comes in Tokyo and begins a new lifetime: as a hero without antagonists.

The movie moves the story’s time interval to 2022. Takashi Hirano (Dororo, Library Wars dwell-action films) directed the movie, with a script by Yuichi Tokunaga (Kaguya-sama: Love is War stay-motion movie). Koji Endo composed the film’s music.

Eiga Oshiri Tantei Shiriarty, the initially function-duration film in the Butt Detective (Oshiri Tantei) franchise, dropped from #7 to #9 in its next weekend.

The movie ranked at #7 in its opening weekend. The film opened in Japan on March 18.

The film pits the franchise‘s titular character towards prison mastermind Professor Shiriarty (a enjoy on Sherlock Holmes’ arch-nemesis Professor Moriarty).

Masaharu Fukuyama plays Shiriarty in the film. Mie Sonozaki plays rookie Wanterpol investigator Audrey.

Eiga Oshiri Tantei: Sufūre-to no Himitsu (Butt Detective the Film: The Solution of Sufūre Island), the most up-to-date movie in the franchise, opened in Japan in August 2021 as aspect of final year’s Toei Manga Matsuri omnibus challenge. Even though Eiga Oshiri Tantei Shiriarty is the fourth Butt Detective movie, it is the very first standalone feature-duration film.

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