‘Frozen’ Gives Up Top Spot in Japan to 'Maleficent' After 16 Consecutive Frames

on July 06, 2014

maleficentlongrange.pngMaleficent put an end to Frozens miracle run in Japan by dethroning Ella for the #1 spot after the animated Disney film retained the top spot at the box office for 16 consecutive weekends. Maleficent took a $7.1 million #1 debut from Japan on its way to passing the $400 million mark overseas this weekend. Frozen fell 35% from its previous frame, posting a $1.8 million haul in its 17th weekend in Japan. The animated film has grossed a total of $240.8 million to date in its theatrical run in Japan.

Tags: overseas, Frozen, Maleficent

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  • Movieguy120 on 06 July 2014

    Its Elsa, not Ella.

  • WhySoMad on 08 July 2014

    Ella? Is that a typo or are there really people in this world that haven't watched Frozen?

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