Evangelion: 3.0 Sells Over 1 Million Tickets in 4 Days
posted on by Crystalyn Hodgkins
Evangelion: 3.0 You Can (Not) Redo (Evangelion Shin Gekijō-ban Q) has sold 1,103,443 tickets in the four days since the film opened on November 17. The film has now earned 1,581,121,800 yen (about US$19,183,750).
During the November 17-18 weekend, the film earned 1,131,004,600 yen (about US$13,913,200), giving the film the highest weekend box office earnings in Japan this year. The film had sold 771,764 tickets on 224 screens during that weekend.
Comparatively, Ponyo earned 1,024,880,555 yen (US$12,613,900) on 481 screens, One Piece Film Strong World earned 1,039,214,800 yen (US$12,790,300) on 188 screens, and Evangelion: 2.0 You Can [Not] Advance earned 512,989,000 yen (US$6,321,500) on 120 screens in their opening weekends.
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