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Mememe no kurage (2014)

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Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $8,176Details
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A story about a young child who discovers himself through an unusual friendship may sound as old as E.T. and Shane, but that age-old setup has never looked the way it does in Jellyfish Eyes.


Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 14,401-14,500) 14,469 $8,176
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 19,701-19,800) 19,754 $8,176
All Time Domestic Box Office for Comedy Movies (Rank 2,401-2,500) 2,450 $8,176
All Time Worldwide Box Office for Comedy Movies (Rank 3,301-3,400) 3,366 $8,176

See the Box Office tab (Domestic) and International tab (International and Worldwide) for more Cumulative Box Office Records.

Movie Details

Domestic Releases: May 1st, 2014 (Limited), released as Jellyfish Eyes
Video Release: August 12th, 2015 by Criterion, released as Jellyfish Eyes
MPAA Rating: Not Rated
Running Time: 101 minutes
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Keywords: Monster, New Guy/Girl in School, Coming of Age, Kaiju
Source:Original Screenplay
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Science Fiction
Production Companies: Kaikai Kiki
Production Countries: Japan

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

Days In
Biggest Domestic 64th Weekend 57 $1,541 Jul 17, 2015 445
Theater Average 64th Weekend 43 $1,541 Jul 17, 2015 445

Leading Cast


Supporting Cast

Mayu Tsuruta    Yasuko Kusakabe
Asuka Kurosawa    Shizuko Amamiya
Himeka Asami    Saki Amamiya
Takumi Saito    Naoto Kozuka
Kanji Tsuda    Tatsuo Kusakabe
Shota Sometani    Black-Cloaked Four Member
Masataka Kubota    Black-Cloaked Four Member
Hidemasa Shiozawa    Black-Cloaked Four Member
Ami Ikenaga    Black-Cloaked Four Member

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Production and Technical Credits

Yoshihiro Nishimura    Screenwriter
Jun Tsugita    Screenwriter
Yoshihiro Nishimura    Producer
Chiaki Kasahara    Producer
Mana Fukui    Producer
Takashi Murakami    Executive Producer
Yoshihiro Nishimura    Editor-Video Editor
Yoshihiro Nishimura    Assistant Director
Yasutaka Nagano    Cinematographer

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Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2015/07/17 79 $1,541   1 $1,541   $5,532 64

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2015/07/10 80 $3,605   1 $3,605   $3,605 64
2015/07/17 77 $3,784 +5% 1 $3,784   $7,389 65
2015/07/24 112 $787 -79% 1 $787   $8,176 66

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