The cinematic wizard Makoto Shinkai has caused mayhem with his most recent picture, Suzume no Tojimari. After dominating Japan since its premiere, the movie knocks One Piece Film: Red from the top place.
On Tuesday, it was revealed that starting on April 12, 2023, Crunchyroll, Sony Pictures Entertainment, Wild Bunch International, and Eurozoom would begin screening Makoto Shinkai’s Suzume (Suzume no Tojimari) picture everywhere else than Asia.
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Suzume Movie Release Date in Countries
The following dates and countries will host screenings of the film:
|New Zealand||April 13|
|United Kingdom||April 14|
|United States||April 14|
Distribution in North America will be handled by Crunchyroll, while distribution in Latin America, South America, Australia, New Zealand, the Middle East, Africa, and parts of Europe will be handled by Crunchyroll and Sony Pictures Entertainment.
The movie will be released in French- and German-speaking Europe by Crunchyroll, Sony Pictures Entertainment, Wild Bunch International, and Eurozoom.
Makoto Shinkai’s Suzume Success
On November 11, the movie debuted at No. 1 in Japan. In its first three days, it sold 1.33 million tickets and brought in 1.88 billion yen (about US$13.49 million).
On its fourth weekend, the movie sold 555,000 tickets and made 747,513,070 yen (about $5.48 million) from December 2 to 4. 5.61 million tickets have already been sold for the movie, totaling 7,595,005,820 yen, or nearly $55.69 million.
The film has recently made almost 13.93 billion yen (around $102.2 million) and, as of Sunday, had sold over 10.48 million tickets. By surpassing Jujutsu Kaisen 0, the movie is currently the fifteenth-highest-grossing movie of all time in Japan and the ninth-highest-grossing anime movie of all time.
Compared to Shinkai’s critically praised Your Name, which made 1,277,960,000 yen (about $12.51 million at the time) in its first three days, the movie sold 38.7% more tickets and made 47.4% more money. It also had the strongest opening three days of all of Shinkai’s movies, with ticket sales and revenue up 14.8% and 14.4%, respectively, above Weathering With You.
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Frequently Asked Questions
With 14.23 billion yen in revenue, Shinkai’s Weathering With You, which is barely ahead of Suzume at position 14, is ranked.
Last Friday, Encore Films released the English-subtitled trailer for Makoto Shinkai’s anime film Suzume (Suzume no Tojimari).