The box office information of the anime movie “THE FIRST SLAM DUNK,” released on December 3rd, was announced on the 26th. In the 23 days, it was released, the number of spectators was 3,407,275, and the box office revenue was 5,067,029,010 yen.
From the 24th of the weekend, the 4th week since the release of the new video of the released movie “SLAM DUNK,” a new mini poster drawn by the original author, Takehiko Inoue, will be distributed to visitors. Furthermore, due to the effect of fans visiting the theater, the weekend box office ranking has won the top spot for four consecutive weeks.
It continues to be a big hit, and according to Toei, “Please continue to pay attention to this work, which is expected to increase further in numbers toward the year-end box office!” explains.
This work is based on the basketball manga “SLAM DUNK” serialized in “Weekly Shonen Jump” from 1990 No. 42 to 1996 No. 27. The protagonist, Hanamichi Sakuragi, a basketball novice who joins the Shohoku High School basketball club, depicts the rapid blooming of her talent in conflicts with her teammate Kaede Rukawa and matches against solid schools.
The thrilling depiction of the game and the characters who devoted their youth to basketball aroused sympathy from readers. As a result, they received overwhelming support, and the cumulative circulation of the series in Japan exceeded 120 million copies. A total of 101 episodes of TV anime were broadcast from 1993 to 1996.
The new movie will be directed and written by original author Takehiko Inoue, and Toei Animation/Dandelion Animation Studio will produce the animation.
The voice cast of the five Shohoku members has been renewed from the TV anime version, with Sogo Nakamura as Ryota Miyagi, Jun Kasama as Hisashi Mitsui, Shinichiro Kamio as Kaede Rukawa, Subaru Kimura as Hanamichi Sakuragi, and Takenori Akagi. is in charge of Kenta Miyake.
Movie box office flow
Two days of release: 847,000 mobilizations, 1,296 million yen 9 days of release: 2,024,129 mobilizations, 3,035,492,950 yen (up about 1.8 billion yen from the previous week)
16 days: Attendance 2.81 million, box office revenue 4.189 billion yen (an increase of approximately 1.1 billion yen from the previous week)
23 days of release: mobilization of 3.407275 people, box office income 5.067029010 yen (an increase of approximately 900 million yen from the last week ) )