The movie of Spider-Man: No Way Home, the latest film in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, has managed to get the first place at the box office in Japan after its premiere on January 7, 2022, taking the place of Jujutsu Kaisen 0, which had its premiere on December 24.
The third installment of the arachnid, starring Tom Holland, has taken the place from Jujutsu Kaisen 0 which for two consecutive weeks had dominated the Japanese box office, but after its third week in theaters, the anime film could not do much to defend its position.
Spider-Man: No Way Home mobilized 584 thousand people and earned a total of 905 million yen in its first weekend of release, but during the long weekend in Japan (Thursday to Monday holiday) their numbers rose to 1,116,000 tickets sold with a collection of 1,692,000,000 yen.
On the other hand, Jujutsu Kaisen 0 in its third weekend it earned 644 million yen, bringing the total figure to 7,714,084,650 yen with more than 5 million tickets sold, making it the second highest-grossing film of 2021, surpassing even Detective Conan: The Scarlett Bullet.
In third place in the box office is also 99.9 Keiji Senmon Bengoshi The Movie, which premiered last week and managed to mobilize 213 thousand people in two days and accumulated 291 million yen, for a total of 1.36 million admissions and more than 1.7 million yen.
It is a fact that Spider-Man: No Way Home it is still one of the most popular and expected movies even in Japan, as well as becoming the eleventh highest-grossing UCM film in Japan.
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