My Hero Academia: Two Heroes Tops $2 Million At North American Box Office

By: Anime Herald September 27, 20180 Comments

My Hero Academia: Two Heroes English Key VisualIt looks like this one left a Texas Smash sized impact on the box office charts!

Funimation announced that My Hero Academia: Two Heroes earned $2 million in its North American début weekend. The feature screened in more than 500 theaters across the United States and Canada, taking #3 in the overall charts. In its opening evening, My Hero Academia: Two Heroes outpaced other top-10 features by $1,200 in per-screen revenues. On its second day, it beat other features by $1,400 per screen.

My Hero Academia: Two Heroes launched in North American cinemas on September 25.

The main cast and crew reprised their roles from the TV series for My Hero Academia: Two Heroes. Kenji Nagasaki directed the feature at Bones, with Yousuke Kuroda (Gundam Build Fighters, Trigun) penning the script. Yoshihiko Umakoshi (Berserk) was in charge of character designs.

Masaki Suda performed theme song Long Hope Philia. Hiromu Akita, who is a part of rock group amazarashi, wrote and composed the theme.

My Hero Academia Movie VisualThe film added the following cast members:

  • Melissa Shield: Erica Mendez
  • David Shield: Ray Chase
  • Wolfram: Keith Silverstein

Funimation describes the movie as:

The climactic finals are over, and U.A. is getting ready for the summer training camp. Deku and All Might receive an invitation from a certain person to go overseas to a giant artificial moving city called I-Island. This island, a kind of “science Hollywood” that gathers the knowledge of scientists from around the world, is holding an exhibition called I-Expo showcasing the results of Quirk and hero item research. In the midst of all this, Deku meets a Quirkless girl named Melissa and remembers his own Quirkless past. Out of the blue, the impregnable security system the island boasts is hacked by villains, and all the people on the island are taken as hostages! Now, a plan that could shake hero society has been put into motion! The man who holds the key to it all is the number one hero and Symbol of Peace, All Might.

Source: Funimation (Email Communication)

My Hero Academia: Two Heroes Tops $2 Million At North American Box OfficeSamantha Ferreira

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