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  • Japan Box Office Report & Trailer Park – March 16th/17th

    March 20, 2013 @ 3:49 pm

    [caption id="attachment_292102" align="aligncenter" width="600" caption="(02) 'Platina Data' / (01) 'Doraemon' / (03) 'Precure All Stars New Stage 2'"][/caption] After the recent influx of somewhat intriguing Western movies that dominated the Japanese box office charts, it's finally the first time this year that the top 3 of the box office chart is made up of Japanese movies only. The top 3 is led by 'Doraemon' which

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  • Japan Box Office Report & Trailer Park – March 9th/10th

    March 12, 2013 @ 8:49 pm

    [caption id="attachment_291586" align="aligncenter" width="600" caption="(02) 'Oz' / (01) 'Doraemon' / (03) 'Flight'"][/caption] The new 'Doraemon' movie claimed its obligatory first place at the weekend box office chart. It was followed by 'Oz: The Great and Powerful', which opened in at second. It wasn't an easy weekend for the movie industry as pollen, dust and fog forced most people to stay home and watch the Wor

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  • Japan Box Office Report & Trailer Park – March 2nd/3rd

    March 5, 2013 @ 8:24 pm

    [caption id="attachment_291024" align="aligncenter" width="600" caption="(02) 'A Good Day to Die Hard' / (01) 'Flight' / (03) 'Ted'"][/caption] The American drama 'Flight' took off, taking first place on the Japan Box Office Chart for its opening weekend. 'A Good Day to Die Hard' and 'Ted' were pushed back to the second and third place, respectively. In fifth place was the opening of Quentin Tarantino's western 'Djan

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  • Japan Box Office Report & Trailer Park – February 23rd/24th

    February 27, 2013 @ 3:44 am

    [caption id="attachment_290454" align="aligncenter" width="600" caption="(02) 'Ted' / (01) 'A Good Day to Die Hard' / (03) 'Toaru Majutsu no Index'"][/caption] 'A Good Day to Die Hard' earned its second weekend box office victory and 'Ted' continues to impress with its popularity in Japan. In third place opened the anime 'Gekijouban Toaru Majutsu no Index: Endymion no Kiseki'. It's the latest work from this popular f

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  • Japan Box Office Report & Trailer Park – February 16th/17th

    February 19, 2013 @ 4:58 pm

    [caption id="attachment_289919" align="aligncenter" width="600" caption="(02) 'Ted' / (01) 'A Good Day to Die Hard' / (03) 'Nou Otoko'"][/caption] The highest grossing film of the weekend was the American action film 'A Good Day to Die Hard' which opened on Thursday, February 14th. 'Ted' and 'Nou Otoko' were pushed down to second and third place, respectively. 'Strawberry Night' dropped out of the top 3, while 'Les M

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  • "55th Blue Ribbon Awards" holds its ceremony

    February 16, 2013 @ 2:48 am

    On February 14th, an award ceremony for "The 55th Blue Ribbon Awards" was held at Iino Hall. Customarily, the winners of Best Actor and Best Actress from the last year, participated as the emcees for the event, and therefore, Takenouchi Yutaka and Nagasaku Hiromi took the roles of emcees this year. For both Takenouchi and Nagasaku, it was their very first time to serve as an emcee. Takenouchi, who made a mistake in timing while saying t

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  • Japan Box Office Report – December 19th/20th

    January 22, 2013 @ 11:00 pm

    [caption id="attachment_286703" align="aligncenter" width="600" caption="(02) 'Tokyo Kazoku' / (01) 'Ted' / (03) 'Les Miserables'"][/caption] American comedy 'Ted' successfully charmed the Japanese moviegoers and took the lead in the weekend box office race with some impressive numbers. Second place was also occupied by a new release in the form of the Japanese family drama 'Tokyo Kazoku' starring a great ensemble of

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  • Japan Box Office Report – December 12th/13th

    January 16, 2013 @ 9:01 pm

    [caption id="attachment_285955" align="aligncenter" width="600" caption="(02) 'Les Miserables' / (01) 'Hunter x Hunter' / (03) 'ONE PIECE FILM Z'"][/caption] Heavy snow affected the Kanto region on the last day of the extended weekend, but people still flocked to the movie theaters and made 'Hunter x Hunter: Phantom Rouge' the highest grossing movie of the weekend. 'Les Miserables' continued to stick to its second po

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  • Japan Box Office Report – January 5th/6th

    January 9, 2013 @ 11:06 pm

    [caption id="attachment_285070" align="aligncenter" width="600" caption="(02) 'Les Miserables' / (01) 'ONE PIECE FILM Z' / (03) 'Skyfall'"][/caption] This highest grossing movie of the weekend for the fourth consecutive week is 'ONE PIECE FILM Z'. 'Les Miserables' defended its second position for the third week in a row as well. Meanwhile, 'Kyo, Koi wo Hajimemasu' had to give up its third spot and allowed the three m

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  • Japan Box Office Report – December 22nd/23rd

    December 26, 2012 @ 3:54 pm

    [caption id="attachment_283389" align="aligncenter" width="600" caption="(02) 'Les Miserables' / (01) 'ONE PIECE FILM Z' / (03) 'Kyo, Koi wo Hajimemasu'"][/caption] 'ONE PIECE FILM Z' has unsurprisingly stayed on the top of the chart during its second weekend. Over the weekend, the British musical drama 'Les Misérables' opened with a good result and managed to secure second place in the box office chart. Its populari

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