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Super Mario Bros. Movie Become 3rd Highest-Grossing Animated Film of all time, Beats The Incredibles 2

(Last Updated On: May 24, 2023)

Mario and his beloved friends from The Super Mario Bros. Movie have achieved a remarkable feat in the world of animation. They have skyrocketed to the bronze position on the worldwide animation charts, surpassing The Incredibles 2 to become the third highest-grossing animated film of all time. Only the two Frozen films stand ahead of them in this impressive achievement.

The film’s success extends to Mario’s home country of Japan, where it has climbed nearly 20 spots to claim the 63rd position on the list of highest-grossing films of all time, accumulating a staggering 9 billion yen in box office revenue.

Super Mario Bros. Movie Become 3rd Highest-Grossing Animated Film of all time, Beats The Incredibles 2

As of Sunday, May 21, The Super Mario Bros. Movie has amassed an impressive 9.14 billion yen (equivalent to US$67.88 million) in Japan, with approximately 6.43 million tickets sold. It now stands just behind Star Wars Episode III: Revenge of the Sith in the 61st position on the prestigious all-time Japanese box office charts.

Furthermore, The Super Mario Bros. Movie has achieved yet another remarkable milestone by becoming the highest-grossing video game adaptation in Japan. This accolade is a reflection of its global success and popularity. It has surpassed the box office revenues of previous record-holders such as Pokémon The First Movie and Yo-Kai Watch Movie: It’s the Secret of Birth, Meow! released in 2014.

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The exceptional performance of The Super Mario Bros. Movie speaks volumes about the enduring appeal and widespread adoration for the iconic characters and the captivating world of Mario. Audiences of all ages have been captivated by the animated adventure, and their support has propelled the film to unprecedented heights.

The success of this film is not only a testament to the popularity of the Super Mario franchise but also a testament to the talent and creativity of the filmmakers and animators involved. Their dedication and commitment have brought Mario and his friends to life in a way that resonates deeply with audiences around the world.

As The Super Mario Bros. Movie continues to make its mark on the global animation charts and shatter records, it serves as an inspiration to future filmmakers and animators. It proves that a well-crafted and beloved story, coupled with iconic characters, can transcend boundaries and capture the hearts of millions.

With its impressive box office achievements and its place in animation history, The Super Mario Bros. Movie has solidified its status as a true blockbuster and a testament to the enduring power of the Super Mario franchise. It is a celebration of the joy and magic that Mario and his friends have brought to fans for decades and a reminder that their adventures continue to captivate audiences worldwide.


Source: Crunchyroll

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