Anime movie Kimi no Na wa. earns more than 700 million yen in two days
"Kimi no Na wa. (君の名は。)" or "Your Name." is Shinkai Makoto's new anime movie produced by CoMix Wave Films studio. The anime was released in theaters in Japan on August 26, 2016. It can make money in the first two days totaled 770 million yen, or 590,000 tickets.
Kimi no Na wa. anime released in theaters 301 places. "Toho" the distributor predicted that the anime will be grossed up to 6 billion yen, and there are also plans to release in 85 countries throughout the world.
Kimi no Na wa. is story about love and miracles. There are two main characters: Mitsuha Miyamizu (宮水 三葉) a high school girl who lived in a countryside wants to live in a big city. Taki Tachibana (立花 瀧) a high school boy who lived in a big city wants to live in a countryside. In one night, Mitsuba had a dream that she is a boy living in a big city, and Taki had a dream that he is a girl living in a countryside. What is a secret in their dreams?!
Screenwriter: Shinkai Makoto
Director: Ando Masashi (Spirited Away, When Marnie Was There, Paprika)
Character designs: Masayoshi Tanaka (Anohana, Kokoro ga Sakebitagatterunda, Toradora!)
Production: CoMix Wave Inc
Official anime site: http://www.kiminona.com