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Stupefy! Your Name Dashes Past Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone to Become the #4 Film of All Time in Japan

Your Name continues its box office blitz to become the fourth highest box office earner in Japan!

It’s just been confirmed that Makoto Shinkai’s film Your Name has earned ¥20.51 billion (about $177,194,352 USD) since its release on August 26… and now hovers below Walt Disney’s hit animation, Frozen!

The only Japanese film to gross higher than Your Name is the Oscar-winning Spirited Away, which took in ¥30.4 billion.

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The film also earned the biggest opening weekend of any Japanese animated film in China recently, opening with more than $41 million.

It may soon be time for Frozen to let it goooo~~~~! ❅

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Source: Kogyo Tsushinsha

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