“Code Blue” movie is the highest grossing film of 2018

The top 10 highest grossing domestic and foreign films in Japan has been announced. Summer box office hit “Code Blue The Movie” (9.23 billion Yen) took the top spot for highest grossing film of the year, followed by “Detective Conan: Zero Enforcer” (9.18 billion Yen). Major distributor TOHO accounts for 7 of the top 10 domestic films. Aside from TOHO films, the list include  Koreeda Hirokazu’s Cannes Film Festival’s Palme d’Or winner “Shoplifiters”, Fukuda Yuichi’s “Gintama 2” and Ueda Shinichiro’s phenomenal hit “One Cut of the Dead”.

Check out the films that made the list below.

Top 10 Domestic Films 2018

  1. Code Blue The Movie (9.23 billion Yen)
  2. Detective Conan: Zero Enforcer (9.18 billion Yen)
  3. Doraemon the Movie: Nobita’s Treasure Island (5.37 billion Yen)
  4. Shoplifters (4.53 billion Yen)
  5. Gintama 2: Rules Are Made To Be Broken (3.65 billion Yen)
  6. Destiny: The Tale of Kamakura (3.21 billion Yen)
  7. One Cut of the Dead (3.12 billion Yen)
  8. Pokemon the Movie: The Power of Us (3.09 billion Yen)
  9. Killing for the Prosecution (2.9 billion Yen)
  10. Mirai (2.88 billion Yen)

Top 10 Foreign Films 2018

  1. Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom (8.07 billion Yen)
  2. Star Wars: The Last Jedi (7.5 billion Yen)
  3. Bohemian Rhapsody (7 billion Yen)
  4. The Greatest Showman (5.2 billion Yen)
  5. Coco (5 billion Yen)
  6. The Incredibles (4.9 billion Yen)
  7. Mission: Impossible – Fallout (4.72 billion Yen)
  8. Avengers: Infinity War (3.73 billion Yen)
  9. The Boss Baby (3.44 billion Yen)
  10. Ready Player One (2.55 billion Yen)

(via Eiga)