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posted on 2005-08-01 12:36 EDT
Star Wars and Pokemon still on top while Fullmetal Alchemist slides.

For the third week in a row, Star Wars Episode 3 - Revenge Of The Sith and Pokemon 2005 have taken the top two positions respectively at the Japanese Box Office.

However last week's #3, the Fullmetal Alchemist movie, fell all the way to 7th positions. Meanwhile Trainman secured the final place in the top 10, making it the longest running movie currently in the top 10.

Aimless Aegis, the third of three movies based on novels by Harutoshi Fukui to be released this year, premiered in 3rd position. The previous movies, Lorelai and Warring States Self-Defense Force 1549 both premiered in the #1 position.

This Week Last Week Title Country Week#
1 1 Star Wars Episode 3 - Revenge Of The Sith USA 4
2 2 Pokemon 2005 Japan 3
3 N/A Aimless Aegis Japan 1
4 N/A Robots USA 1
5 4 War Of The Worlds USA 5
6 5 The Island USA 2
7 3 Fullmetal Alchemist movie Japan 2
8 6 Shining & Little Randy Japan 3
9 7 La Marche De L'empereur France 3
10 8 Trainman Japan 9

This article has a follow-up: Naruto Tops Japanese Box Office (2005-08-09 03:27)
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