One Piece Film Red is a huge box office hit in Japan

The One Piece Film Red movie is becoming one of the most successful movies of all time in Japan.

since it premiered One Piece Film Red About 16 days ago, it has already sold more than 6.6 million tickets, which means that it has already earned more than 9.2 billion yen (approximately US$67 million). So it is now the 53rd highest grossing film in Japanese history. Although it is obviously still a long way from real hits like Spirited Away (2001) who obtained 230 million or Your Name (2016) which reached the figure of 233 million. But what is clear is that the true champion is Kimetsu no Yaiba: Mugen Ressha-henalso known as Demon Slayer: Mugen Train or in spanish Night Watch: Infinity Train which obtained in the Japanese country 364 million dollars.

Japan’s top 10 grossing movies worldwide:

  1. Night Watch: Infinity Train (2020): 504M
  2. Spirited Away (2001): 383M
  3. Your Name (2016): 358M
  4. Howl’s Moving Castle (2004): 236M
  5. Jujutsu Kaisen 0 (2021): 204M
  6. Ponyo (2008): 203M
  7. The time with you (2019): 193M
  8. Pokemon: The Movie (1998): 163M
  9. princess mononoke (1997): 159M
  10. Arrietty and the world of the tiny (2010): 145M

Will One Piece Film Red get into this TOP? We will find out when it is released worldwide and we know how it is received outside the Asian country.

What is the movie about?

One Piece Film Red is the fifteenth film in the saga and describes the adventures of the Straw Hat Pirates on the Island of Music when they meet utachildhood friend of Luffy. She is a beautiful singer who wishes to combat pain and suffering with her music, she is also the daughter of the Pirate Emperor, Shank. who inspired Luffy to become the King of the Pirates when he was a child.

The story will start when uta intends to give his first live concert, because until now he has kept his identity hidden. That is why a large group of colorful pirates and marines gather together, as it is said that their voice is so wonderful that it seems to come from another dimension.

The franchise is at a very high popularity moment.

Recently the saga has broken several comic book sales records, as it is one of the longest-running manga in history. Also Netflix is developing a live-action adaptation starring Inaki Godoy What Luffy Y there are already brutal images of what they are preparing. While a new video game, One Piece Odysseyis in process bandai namco.

Here is the trailer for One Piece Film Red: