Your name. (Kimi no Na wa.) anime film continues to thrive. The latest info from Cinema Ranking News for period between November 12 to 13 still puts Makoto Shinkai’s work as the number one film in Japan.
This is the twelfth week of Shinkai’s film topped in the cinema. Until early November, the film has grossed amounted to 174 million US dollar.
Kimi no Na wa. anime film tells about spiritual event and romantic relationship between teenagers, Taki and Mitsuha. Mitsuha is a high school girl who lives in a rural area in the mountain. Tired of living in a countryside, she often obsessed to go to Tokyo. Meanwhile, Taki is also a high school student who lives in Tokyo. He fills his life with his friend and as a part-timer at an Italian Restaurant. And that almost very night, Mitsuha dream of herself as a young boy in Tokyo and Taki dream of himself as a young girl enrolled in high school in the country side. Can there be some sort of secret behind their dreams? And does that comet that passes by only once every thousand years have something to do with it?