After almost a month and a half in Japanese cinemas Detective Conan: The Scarlet Bullet finally managed to break the 6 billion yen mark (Around 45 million euros), which proves to be one of the best hits of 2021. Among other things, they remain in the top 10 Evangelion 3.0 + 1.0 is Demon Slayer: Mugen Train, now in theaters for more than seven months.

As reported by Kogyo Tsushin, Detective Conan's latest film rose from 5.9 billion yen on May 10 to 6.4 billion yen last weekend (just under 50 million euros) should allow the film to hit the 10 billion yen goal, also only available thanks to the revenues recorded in other countries. The film ranks fifth at the box office.

Evangelion: 3.0 + 1.0: Three times on the other side, It received 8.54 billion yen with 5.6 million tickets soldAfter eleven weeks at the box office in sixth place. These aren't incredible numbers compared to other anime films released over the past year, but we're still facing a very important personal record for Studio Khara.

After all, Demon Slayer: Mugen Train remains in eighth place at the box office after seven months. with over 40 billion yen raised at home and 41.35 tickets sold. It is the first Japanese film in history to surpass the 40 billion mark and the most profitable film of all time, with gross sales of just under half a billion dollars.

There was a sad surge in deaths in Japan from February to May 2021, causing many cinemas to close. At the moment, the data on the spread of Covid seem a little more promising, with a Reduction in the number of infections and possible elimination of the state of emergency. Many more cinemas are expected to reopen in the near future. As a result, it is possible that the above three films could further increase their revenues.

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