News Japanese Box Office, September 8–9: Eva Drops to #2
posted on 2007-09-10 07:09 EDT
The first of four Evangelion movie remakes, Evangelion: 1.0 You Are [Not] Alone, drops to #2 on the top ten chart for this past weekend's box office in Japan. It opened at #1 in just 84 screens nationwide the previous weekend. The Tsuri Baka Nisshi ("Diary of a Fishing Fool") manga, a venerable institution among salaryman readers, has inspired its 18th live-action film spinoff (Hama-chan Suu-san Seto no Yakusoku) that opened at #5. Pocket Monsters Diamond & Pearl: Dialga vs. Palkia vs. Darkrai falls from #9 to #10 in its ninth weekend. Source: Source: Kogyo Tsushinsha
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