The latest film in the Precure anime franchise took the top spot in terms of admissions. Kirakira ☆ Precure a la Mode: Paris to! Omoide no Mille-Feuille! (Kirakira ☆ Precure a la Mode the Movie: With Paris! Mille-Feuille of Memories) sold 170,659 tickets and earned ¥193,101,900.
At no. 2 is Blade Runner 2049 which took in 149,947 viewers (¥226,493,800). In terms of revenue, it actually exceeded the Precure film. It attracted a wide range of viewers, mainly attracting men in their 40s and 50s. One out five viewers watched the film in IMAX or 3D / 4D, a higher priced ticket.
In 5th place is the live action film Sensei! …Suki ni Natte mo Ii desu ka? (Teacher! …Is it All Right For Me to Like You?) starring Ikuta Toma and Hirose Suzu, directed by Takahiro Miki. The film attracted 99,245 viewers and earned ¥126,507,65.
The Free! -Take Your Marks- anime film opened at #8. Mix dropped to #3 while Saiki Kusuo no Sainan dropped to #4, with total revenue surpassing ¥600M and ¥400M respectively. Narratage also exceeded the ¥1 billion mark this week.
Box Office Ranking Oct 28 – Oct 29
Kirakira☆Precure A La Mode Movie: Paritto! Omoide no Mille-Feuille!
– 170,659 viewers, ¥193,101,900
Blade Runner 2049
– 149,947 viewers, ¥226,493,800
Sensei! …Suki ni Natte mo Ii desu ka?
– 99,245 viewers, ¥126,507,650
– total ¥632,707,800
Saiki Kusuo no Sainan
– total ¥453,212,200
– total ¥1,018,701,50