On January 8th, Gintama: The Final Movie debuted in Japan, taking first place at the box office and interrupting the run of Demon Slayer: Infinity Train, which was first in the overall standings for eighty-four days. During this last weekend, however The Ufotable film is in my head againwith even more impressive wins.

Demon Slayer: Infinity Train is overall the most watched film in Japan 36.1 billion yen was raised in three months (approx. EUR 288 million) from October 16, 2020 to January 17, 2021. The film had 26.44 million viewersIn the last ten days alone, one million yen and last weekend 203 million yen (around 1.6 million euros).

On January 7th, Demon Slayer: Infinity Train surpassed your name in the ranking of the most watched Japanese films in the world Currently, only five million dollars separate Ufotable's film from the top spot, occupied by Studio Ghibli's The Enchanted City.

Currently, the Demon Slayer movie is only available in Japan, Taiwan, Thailand, Vietnam and Hong Kong City, and it will be released soon in Singapore and Indonesia. The release in the USA is planned for February, nothing is known about the distribution in Italy yet. Once the film is released in the West and China, the $ 500 million milestone is very likely.

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