Detective Conan: The Bride of Halloween (Meitantei Conan: Halloween no Hanayome), the 25th anime film inside the Detective Conan franchise, ranked at #1 in its opening weekend.

The film opened in Japan on Friday and supplied 1,321,944 tickets for 1,907,467,150 yen (about US$15.06 million) in its first three days from Friday to Sunday. It moreover ranked #1 inside the Japanese area office for the April 16-17 weekend.

The film earned 1% further in its first three days than the sooner record-holding film (for full earnings) inside the franchise, Detective Conan: Fist of Blue Sapphire, in its first three days. That film earned 1,886,292,700 yen (about US$16.85 million at the time) in its first three days.

The film earned 523,668,950 yen (about US$4.13 million) and supplied 355,577 tickets on Friday. On Saturday, it pulled in 726,220,800 yen (about US$5.73 million) and supplied 502,578 tickets. It earned 657,577,400 yen (about US$5.19 million) and supplied 463,789 tickets on Sunday. The film earned 24% larger than Detective Conan: Fist of Blue Sapphire in its first day. That film earned 422 million yen (about US$3.77 million at the time) in its first day.

Detective Conan: Fist of Blue Sapphire went on to earn 9.37 billion yen (about US$86.2 million). The employees of the Detective Conan: The Bride of Halloween film function for the film to be the first inside the franchise to earn 10 billion yen.

Susumu Mitsunaka (Haikyu!!) directed the film at TMS Entertainment. Takahiro Ōkura (Detective Conan: Fist of Blue Sapphire, Detective Conan: The Crimson Love Letter) wrote the screenplay. Gosho Aoyama was credited for the distinctive work. Yūgo Kanno (JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure: Stardust Crusaders, Psycho-Pass) composed the music for the film. BUMP OF CHICKEN carried out the film’s theme music “Chronostasis.”

The movie takes places in Shibuya on Halloween. At the Shibuya Hikarie developing, a certain marriage ceremony ceremony ceremony goes down. There, Miwako Sato is in a wedding robe. Suddenly, an intruder bursts in, and Wataru Takagi is injured defending Miwako. At the an identical time, the serial bombing jail from the incident three years prior to now that killed Jinpei Matsuda (whom Miwako was in love with) escapes. Rei Furuya, who used to be a classmate of Jinpei’s at the police academy, tracks the offender down, nevertheless a mysterious costumed specific particular person appears and attaches a collar bomb to his neck. Conan hears with reference to the incident that occurred three years prior to now from Rei, and tries to disarm the collar bomb.

Detective Conan: The Scarlet Bullet (Meitantei Conan: Hiiro no Dangan), the twenty fourth film inside the franchise, opened in Japan in April 2021 after a one-year COVID-19 delay. TMS Entertainment screened the world premiere of the film’s English dub at Anime NYC in November 2021. The film moreover had a simultaneous launch in 22 worldwide places and territories exterior of Japan.

The Doraemon: Nobita’s Little “Star Wars” 2021 anime film dropped from #3 to #4 (inside the number of tickets supplied) in its seventh weekend. The film earned a whole of 53,923,700 yen (about US$422,600) from Friday, to Sunday. It has supplied a whole of two.06 million tickets for 2,455,042,800 yen (about US$19.2 million).

The film opened at #1, and supplied 350,000 tickets for 440 million yen (about US$3.81 million) in its first three days. The film opened on March 4 after a yearlong delay due to the model new coronavirus sickness (COVID-19).

Doraemon: Nobita’s Little “Star Wars” 2021 is the forty first film inside the Doraemon franchise. The film is a remake of the 1985 Doraemon film of the an identical title. Susumu Yamaguchi — a key animator on many earlier Doraemon movies, unit director of Doraemon the Movie: Nobita’s Chronicle of the Moon Exploration, and the director of Mobile Suit Gundam AGE — directed the model new film. Dai Sato (Eureka Seven, Ghost inside the Shell: Stand Alone Complex, Listeners) penned the script. Official HiGE DANdism created the theme music “Universe” significantly for the film. Sibling individuals duo Billy BanBan carried out the insert music “Kokoro Arigatō” (Thank You for the Heart). Shirogumi, the 3D CG studio behind the manufacturing of the Stand By Me Doraemon films, handled the CG for the spaceships inside the film.

The live-action film of the Mr. Osomatsu (Osomatsu-san) franchise dropped from #4 to #6 (inside the number of tickets supplied) in its third weekend. The film earned 58,248,000 yen (about US$456,500) from Friday to Sunday, and it has earned a whole of 1,360,201,700 yen (about US$10.66 million).

The film opened on March 25.

In the film’s story, a rich man appears, proclaiming that he’ll undertake one among many sextuplets. Just as a result of the six work together in a battle royale to be the rich man’s heir, three mysterious “story-ending” figures deal with the brothers in a battle to the top.

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

CheriMaho the Movie ~30-sai Dōtei da to Mahō Tsukai ni Nareru Rashii~ (Cherry Magic! the Movie: Thirty Years of Virginity Can Make You a Wizard?!), the film sequel to the live-action television sequence of Yū Toyota‘s Cherry Magic! Thirty Years of Virginity Can Make You a Wizard?! (30-sai Dōtei da to Mahō Tsukai ni Nareru Rashii) manga, ranked dropped from #6 to #8 in its second weekend. The film earned 35,892,260 yen (about US$281,300) from Friday to Sunday, and has earned a cumulative full of 207,989,920 yen (about US$1.63 million).

The film opened on April 8.

Eiji Akaso (Kamen Rider Build), who carried out 30-year-old salaryman Kiyoshi Adachi, and Keita Machida (Gekidan Exile member), who carried out his elite, handsome co-worker Yūichi Kurosawa, returned for the film. Hiroki Kazama (live-action Cheer Boys!!) moreover returned to direct the film, and Riko Sakaguchi (The Tale of the Princess Kaguya, Mary and The Witch’s Flower, Koi wa Ameagari no You ni) wrote the screenplay.

Square Enix Manga & Books licensed the manga, and it describes the story:

Adachi, a thirty-year-old virgin, has developed the ability to be taught of us’s minds by touching them. After a brush alongside together with his very handsome colleague, Adachi realizes he has a raging crush on none apart from Adachi himself!

The Gekijō-ban Jujutsu Kaisen 0 anime film rejoined the score at #10 after being off the guidelines remaining week. The film dropped out of the very best 10 in its sixteenth weekend, after 15 weeks inside the excessive 10. The film earned 23,783,650 yen (about US$186,400) from Friday to Sunday.

The film has supplied a whole of 9.6 million tickets for 13,462,460,490 yen (about US$105 million) as a result of it opened on December 24. It is now the 18th highest-earning film of all time in Japan, overtaking Frozen 2.

The film is now the #1 highest-earning film at the Japanese area office from the 2021 calendar yr, after surpassing Evangelion: 3.0+1.0: Thrice Upon A Time, according to the Mainichi Shimbun paper’s Mantan Web.

The film earned 2,694,128,150 yen (about US$23.5 million) in its first three days, and topped the sector office chart for its opening weekend. The film moreover has IMAX, 4D, and Dolby Cinema screenings. The film opened with English subtitles and with an English dub inside the U.S. and Canada on March 18 and crossed US$29,693,448 on Monday.

The film relies on Gege Akutami‘s Jujutsu Kaisen 0 Tokyo Toritsu Jujutsu Kōtō Senmon Gakkō (Jujutsu Kaisen 0: Tokyo Prefectural Jujutsu High School) manga prequel story, with MAPPA animating as soon as extra and TOHO distributing. Viz Media launched the Jujutsu Kaisen 0 manga in January 2021, and it describes the story:

Yuta Okkotsu is a nervous highschool pupil who’s affected by a significant downside—his childhood good good friend Rika has was a Curse and won’t go away him alone. Since Rika isn’t any unusual Curse, his plight is seen by Satoru Gojo, a coach at Jujutsu High, a school the place fledgling exorcists learn how to battle Curses. Gojo convinces Yuta to enroll, nevertheless can he be taught ample in time to confront the Curse that haunts him?

Megumi Ogata voiced the precept character Yuta Okkotsu, and Kana Hanazawa voiced the character Rika Orimoto.

Sources: Kōgyō Tsūshin (link 2), comScore by the use of KOFIC