News Spirited Away: 3rd Weekend Estimate
posted on 2002-10-07 07:31 EDT
In its 3rd weekend, Spirited Away earned an estimated $630,000, making it the 16th best-selling movie of the weekend (up from 17th the previous week) averaging $6,494 per theater. This weekend also saw the addition of 44 new theaters to its release, for a total of 97. Spirited Away has grossed a total of approximately $1,874,000 since its premiere. It is expected to surpass Princess Mononoke's box office total this upcoming weekend.
Presently the most well-known screenwriter working in anime, Gen Urobuchi sits down with us for a chat about the themes across his work and his career thus far. ― It's somewhat rare that Western anime fans recognize a writer with the same degree of enthusiasm as artists, voice actors, and directors. However, Gen Urobuchi is one of the handful to have made an indelible mark on the psyche of global fan...