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Demon Slayer: Mugen Train is highest grossing anime film of all time with $428.4 million

Already a bonafide blockbuster overseas, the R-rated Demon Slayer: Mugen Train pulled in $6.4 million in its second weekend in North America. Despite nose diving -69.7% from

the previous frame, the film managed a $3,359 per-screen average in 1,905 theaters.

More impressive is how the film has performed abroad, where its $394.3 million haul dwarfs its current $34.1 domestic total. Its cumulative worldwide gross to date stands at $428.4 million, which makes it the highest grossing anime film of all time.

It is also the highest-grossing movie in Japan ever with its $368 million in that country. On the domestic front, the movie is currently the third-highest-grossing anime film of all time behind only Pokemon: The First Movie and Pokemon: The Movie 2000 . Click on the headline and read the rest of the story.