Makoto Shinkai

Kimi no Na wa. Tops $4 Million in North America – Worldwide Gross over $350 Million

Kimi no Na wa. Tops $4 Million in North America – Worldwide Gross over $350 Million

3 weeks into its limited run in the North America region, Makoto Shinkai’s record breaking Kimi no Na wa. (your name.) anime film has crossed $4 Million (~ ¥440 Million) at the box office. In total, the film has earned over $350 Million worldwide (~ ¥38.5 Billion), as the highest grossing anime film of all time. Distributor Funimation has …

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Makoto Shinkai’s Message to North American Fans – Reveals His next Film Will Be out by 2020

With the recent North American launch and success of Kimi no Na wa. (your name.), director Makoto Shinkai released a video thanking all the fans who were finally able to see the movie in the states and hoping those who haven’t seen it will enjoy it. He also reveals that his next film will be out within the …

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Kimi no Na wa. (Your Name.) – Official English Dub Trailer

Kimi no Na wa. (Your Name.) – Official English Dub Trailer

North American anime distributor and licensor Funimation has revealed the official trailer for the English dubbing of Makoto Shinkai’s Kimi no Na wa. (your name.). The video shows off the first footage of the film with English voices, before its UK debut. The English cast consists of: Michael Sinterniklaas (Kenji Koiso in Summer Wars) as Taki Tachibana, Stephanie Sheh (Usagi …

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Shinkai's 'your name.' Film to Play on 200 N. American Screens & in Japan in English

Shinkai’s ‘your name.’ Film to Play on 200 N. American Screens & in Japan in English

The Eiga Natalie news website reported on Wednesday that Funimation Films’ release of Makoto Shinkai‘s your name. anime film will screen on more than 200 screens with English subtitles or dub in North America. The group RADWIMPS is creating all-new English-language versions of the songs it created for the original film, and the new versions …

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Funimation to Release Shinkai's 'your name.' Film Theatrically Before End of 2016

Funimation to Release Shinkai’s ‘your name.’ Film Theatrically Before End of 2016

Entertainment news magazine Variety reported on Wednesday that Funimation is expected to release Makoto Shinkai’s your name. (Kimi no Na wa.) anime film theatrically before the end of the year, and before releasing the film in digital. The report states that Funimation’s 2016 theatrical release will be a qualifying run for the Academy Awards. A …

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