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Do you know the names of Highest Grossing anime movies ever, Here’s a list


Last month Dragon Ball Super: Super Hero hit the box office with a massive box office collection. So, it’s the perfect time to look at the highest-grossing anime movies of all time. Although Dragon Ball Super: Super Hero is still running in theaters, this current ranking is unlikely to change anytime soon.

The Highest Grossing Anime movie off all time
The Highest Grossing Anime movie off all time

Here are top 5 highest-earning movies of all time which can be your next weekend choice:

1. Demon Slayer the Movie: Mugen Train

Box-office Collection-$504,334,511

Demon Slayer the Movie: Mugen Train sits top on this leader board with a massive revenue lead. It’s highly unlikely to be replaced anytime soon.

This film is part of the most popular Demon Slayer series; the story revolves around a character named Tanjiro who sets out to become a demon slayer. It was the highest-grossing anime film in 2020.

2. Spirited Away

Box-office Collection- $395,580,000

Hayao Miyazaki directed Spirited Away is one of the masterpieces. It’s widely acclaimed by fans and critics. Notably, Spirited Away is also the only hand-drawn Japanese film to get an Academy Award in the Best Animated Feature Category. The title narrates an imaginative fairy tale paired with Japanese myth.

3. Your Name

Box-office Collection- $380,140,500

Your name falls only two steps from the Demon Slayer movie. This romantic anime drama narrates a story of a boy and a girl swapping bodies and living each other’s life. Despite the quirky plot Your Name secured a massive box office collection and pleased critics. The music of this film warmed many fans’ hearts.

4. Howl’s Moving Castle

Box-office Collection- $236,214,446

Another movie on this list from Director Hayao Miyazaki. Howl’s Moving Castle is inspired by the eponymous novel from Diana Wynne Jones. The story narrates various aspects of feminism and aging. Miyazaki marked this film as his favorite one.

5. Ponyo

Box-office Collection- $204,826,668

Third entry from Miyazaki. Ponyo is one of the most underrated movies of his, even though it’s one of the highest grossing anime of all time. The film laments a story of how a kid’s mind works.

Honorable mentions that made it into this list are Jujutsu Kaisen 0: The Movie (#6), Weathering with You (#7), Stand by Me Doraemon (#8), Princess Mononoke (#9), Pokemon: The Movie (#10).


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