Japan Box Office: Kyo Kara Ore Wa!! Live-Action Film Takes No.1 Spot with Strong 631 Million Yen



Following the well-received TV drama sequence aired in 2018, a live-action function movie adaptation of Hiroyuki Nishimori's faculty thug-themed comedy manga Kyo Kara Ore Wa!! was launched in 359 theaters throughout Japan on July 17, 2020, and simply took the No.1 spot with an enormous 631 million yen on the 486,000 ticket gross sales, beating final three weekends' champion Spirited Away.


The movie's first Saturday and Sunday gross was an enormous 229 % of that of the director Yuichi Fukuda's earlier movie Wotakoi: Love Is Exhausting for Otaku in February 2020.  


All the 18 primary solid members from the TV drama, together with Kento Kaku (31) as Takashi Mitsuhashi and Kentaro Ito (23) as Shinji Ito, reprised their roles. The TV drama's author/director Yuichi Fukuda, who has labored on many profitable live-action movie variations of in style Japanese manga, comparable to Gintama and The Disastrous Lifetime of Saiki Ok., was once more connected to the movie mission as director.


The movie made a formidable 788 million yen on 605,000 admissions in its first three-day window. In line with the distributor Toho, the movie is attracting a variety of viewers from teenagers to seniors and is anticipated to earn 5 billion yen on the home field workplace.


Whereas the three Studio Ghibli movies: Spirited Away, Princess Monnonoke, and Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind nonetheless dominated second to fourth locations, a brand new compilation movie Assault on Titan: Chronicle retelling the 59 episodes of the TV anime's first three seasons made its tenth place debut.



 Weekend field workplace in Japan (July 18 – 19, 2020)

 (ticket gross sales foundation)


 1 (new). "Kyo Kara Ore Wa! The Film" – 788 million yen

 2 (1). "Spirited Away" 

 3 (2). "Princess Mononoke

 4 (3). "Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind"

 5 (4). "Kiis Him, Not Me" – 110 million yen

 6 (5). "The Invisible Man" – 100 million yen

 7 (new). "Step" – 20 million yen

 8 (6). "Dolittle" – 520 million yen 

 9 (8). "MOTHER" – 160 million yen

 10 (new). "Assault on Titan: Chronicle"



"Kyo Kara Ore Wa!! The Film" trailer:


"Assault on Titan: Chronicle" trailer:



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©Hiroyuki Nishimori/Shogakukan ©"Kyo Kawa Ore Wa!! The Film" Manufacturing Committee

©Hajime Isayama, Kodansha/"ATTACK ON TITAN" Manufacturing Committee