The company pulled in nearly a quarter-billion dollars at the Japanese box office, surpassing its previous record set in 2009.
#One Piece Film: Red
The Dreamworks feature only opened in 24 markets, with most major territories set to premiere the film around Christmas.
‘Film Red’ is now the ninth-highest-grossing anime film of all time globally, passing ‘Princess Mononoke’s total of $170 million.
Crunchyroll, GKIDS, and Eleven Arts spoke with Cartoon Brew about the impact and sustainability of the anime boom at U.S. theaters
Timed perfectly for NYCC, Crunchyroll took over screens in Times Square to get fans hyped for the film’s November 1 U.S. release.
‘One Piece Film Red,’ the 11th highest-grossing film in Japanese box office history, has its sights set on the North American box office.
‘One Piece Film Red’ is the highest-grossing film in the storied franchise in Japan, having grossed over $93m since August 6.
‘One Piece Film: Red,’ coming to North American cinemas this fall, posted the second-best two-day opening in Japanese history.