The Exhibitor Relations portal reported that the film Kimetsu not Yaiba: Mugen RESSHA-HEN, produced by Aniplex, a subsidiary of Sony Entertainment, got more than $ 21 million in profits on its first weekend, establishing a new record as the foreign film with the greatest debut collection in the country.
The tape overthrees Hero, a Chinese film produced by Zhang Yimou, who had achieved the figure of 17.8 million dollars during his first weekend, in August 2004. The portal highlighted the success of the film despite being an animation and count on "R" classification, indicating that children under 17 should go accompanied by an adult. Despite its historical debut, Kimetsu No Yaiba: Mugen Ressha-Hen was surpassed by the premiere of the Mortal Kombat movie, which got $ 23 million at the box office in the United States.
The film premiered in Japanese cinemas on October 16, achieving the greatest collection at a global locker on its first weekend. He is currently the film with the greatest collection in the history of Japan, and also the Japanese film with greater collection worldwide. A premiere in cinemas from Mexico and Latin America was also held since April 22.
- Haruo Sotozaki (Tales of Symphonia The Animation: Sekai Tougou-Hen, Tales of Zestiria The Cross) was in charge of the feature management in Ufotable Studies.
- Youko Kajiyama, Mika Kikuchi, Akira Matsushima (Maria-sama Ga Miteru) and Miyuki Satou were in charge of the design of characters.
- GOU Shiina (Emiya-san Chi No Kyou No Gohan, Hangyakusei Million Arthur, Tales of Zestiria The Cross) was in charge of the composition of the soundtrack.
- Lisa interpreted the main musical theme composed of Yuki Kajiura and entitled "Homura".
Synopsis of Kimetsu No Yaiba: Mugen RESSHA-HEN
After a series of mysterious disappearances begin to plagued a train, the multiple attempts of the body of demon hunters to remedy the problem are unsuccessful. To avoid lower, the pillar of fire, Kyoujurou Rengoku, is responsible for eliminating the threat. Some of the most promising new Blood Blood members are accompanied: Tanjirou Kamado, Zenitsu Agatsuma and Inosuke Hashibira, who hope to witness first-hand the ardent feats of this model of demon hunter. Since they knew, the demonic forces Responsible for the disappearances have already launched their sinister plan. Under this demonic presence, the group must gather every gram of its willpower and unsheathe its swords to save the two hundred passengers on board. Thus, Kimetsu No Yaiba: Mugen RESSHA-HEN goes into the deepest corners of Tanjirou's mind, testing the determination and commitment of him with duty.
Source: The Japan Times
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