Japan Box Office Ranking (Week of May 2 – 3)

Hello readers! Check out the latest box office ranking, which due to the Golden Week holidays, was a bit delayed. The top 3 of the charts remained the same, with Cinderella scoring huge during the holidays. New movie Biri Gal debuted at number 4.

See below for the latest ranking.

Japan Box Office May 2- 3
Rank Last Week Movie Weeks
1 1 Cinderella 2
2 2 Detective Conan: Sunflowers of Inferno 3
3 3 Dragon Ball Z: Fukkatsu no F 3
4 New Biri Gal 1
5 5 Crayon Shin-chan: My Moving Story! Cactus Large Attack! 3
6 4 Wild Speed: SKY MISSION 3
7 6 Parasyte Part 2 2
8 7 Ryuzo and The Seven Henchmen 2
9 New Focus 1
10 New Code Geass: Boukoku no Akito 3 1

Golden Week was blessed with good weather, and during the holidays, Disney’s Cinderella ranked first for its second consecutive week. The movie mobilized 386,129 people in the 2- day weekend, recording a gross of 511,950,079 Yen (4,274,271 USD). The totals for the movie is at 2.9 billion yen and 2.3 million admissions.

Unchanged from last week, Detective Conan: Sunflowers of Inferno and Dragon Ball Z: Fukkatsu no F remained strong on the 2nd and 3rd positions respectively.  Detective Conan has mobilized for 19 days a total of 2,820,000 viewers / 3,500,000,000 Yen (29,221,500 USD) while Dragon Ball Z mobilized 2,364,976 viewers / 3,112,924,000 Yen (25,989,802 USD). Crayon Shin-chan: My Moving Story! Cactus Large Attack! maintained its 5th place.

New movie Biri Gal starring Arimura Kasumi was published in 285 screns and mobilized a total of  224,845 people on its opening weekend and earned 285,113,000 Yen (2,380,408 USD), gaining the 4th rank. Total gross of 1.5 billion yen is almost a certainty, while a total gross of 2 billion  yen will depend on the movie’s performance post Golden Week

Focus was published in 234 screens. Will Smith plays a genius swindler in the movie. Focus debuted at the 9th position, mobilizing 59,465 viewers / 81,051,800 Yen (676,701 USD).

Popular anime Code Geass: Boukoku no Akito 3 ranked no. 10, mobilizing 35,910 people, showing very high occupancy rate at 36 screens.

(via Eiga ranking)