Weathering With You in China
Photo Credit: CoMix Wave Films Story Inc

Weathering With You film earned 154 million yuan (around US$21.88 million) in its initial three days in China. The film opened in China last Friday, November 1.

The film is as of now the eighth most elevated acquiring Japanese film in China, outperforming February’s Doraemon the Movie: Nobita’s Chronicle of the Moon Exploration and 2018’s Detective Conan: Zero the Enforcer.

your name. film opened with what might be compared to US$41 million in China. It positioned #1 in the Chinese film industry in its opening end of the week. The film, in the long run, earned 576 million yuan (about US$81.84 million).

The Weathering With You film opened in 359 theaters and 448 screens in Japan on July 19. The last Japanese film to acquire more than 10 billion yen was Shinkai’s past film Your Name. three years back. 

Weathering With You film is as yet solid at Japanese film industry. The film has so far earned 13.51 billion yen (about US$126 million) from its 12-week run, which has outperformed the complete film industry gross of E.T. (1982) and Armageddon (1989), both made 13.5 billion yen in Japan.

The Weathering With You film will open in North America on January 17.

GKIDS has authorized the Weathering With You film for North America, and will give the film a awards qualifying theatrical run for the current year before a more extensive screening with captions and an English dub starting on January 17.

Weathering With You in China
Photo Credit: CoMix Wave Films Story Inc

GKIDS portrays the film:

“The summer of his high school freshman year, Hodaka runs away from his remote island home to Tokyo, and quickly finds himself pushed to his financial and personal limits. The weather is unusually gloomy and rainy every day, as if to suggest his future. He lives his days in isolation, but finally finds work as a writer for a mysterious occult magazine. Then one day, Hodaka meets Hina on a busy street corner. This bright and strong-­willed girl possesses a strange and wonderful ability: the power to stop the rain and clear the sky…”

(c) Makoto Shinkai, / “Weathering With You” Production Committee