Box Office Mojo List , Yuasa Masaki Furukawa Hideo‘s music animation director Heike Monogatari: no Maki (Heike Monogatari: Inu-Oh) Novel, Earn $12, 293 in the US as of August .
GKIDS began showing the film in US theaters in August 12, the movie made $062, on opening day. This movie is showing in theaters of approximately 350.
GKIDS has licensed the film and describes the story of the film:
Inu – Oh, born with unique physical features, the terrified adult covered every inch of his body with clothing, including the mask on his face. One day he meets a blind lute player boy named Tomona, and Inu-Oh discovers an incredible ability to dance when Tomona plays a song of subtle entanglements of fate.
Inu-Oh and Tomona become business partners and inseparable friends, using their creative talents to survive on the fringes of society, song after song to notoriety and Push them to star. Through songs, Inu-Oh captivated his audience on stage and gradually began to transform into an unparalleled beauty. But why is Tomona blind? Why is Inu-Oh inherently unique? This is a story about the friendship of the Dog King and Tomona as they dance and sing to learn the truth and break each other’s curses.
The film was released in Japan in May
. ASMIK Ace will release the film in Asia, North America, France, UK and Benelux. ASMIK Ace and Fortissimo have sold screening rights to the film to Sun Distribution in Latin America, Rapid Eye in Germany, Middle East Front Row, and Spanish Cinemaran .
Awu sauce playing Inu-Oh, and
Mirai Moriyama playing Tomona. Emoto Yu , Tsuda Kenjiro , Yutaka Matsushige plays Inu-Oh’s father and Tomona’s father Shogun Ashikaga Yoshimitsu.
, , ) directed the film. Manga creator Matsumoto Daiyo drafted the original character designs for the film in his second collaboration with Matsumoto’s animation director Yuasa .
Akiko Nogi After writing , We got married as a job! and unnatural .
The film won
Satoshi Kon Montreal 12 Best Animated Feature Film Award
Fantasia International Film Festival .
resource: Box Office Magic