Ninth movie makes top ten movies of 2006 in Japan

Seventh in domestic films, second in anime
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  • Saturday, February 10, 2007

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According to the Motion Picture Producers of Japan, Pokémon Ranger and the Prince of the Sea: Manaphy (ポケモンレンジャーと蒼海の王子 マナフィ) is the seventh-highest domestic film in box office earnings for 2006, and second in anime.

Premiere Title Earnings Distributor
1 July 2006 ゲド戦記 Tales from Earthsea ¥7.65 billion US$64.7 million Toho
2 May 2006 LIMIT OF LOVE 海猿 Limit of Love: Umizaru ¥7.10 billion US$60.3 million Toho
3 January 2006 THE 有頂天ホテル The Wow-Choten Hotel ¥6.08 billion US$51.4 million Toho
4 July 2006 日本沈没 Japan Sinks ¥5.34 billion US$45.1 million Toho
5 November 2006 デスノート the Last name Death Note: the Last Name ¥5.20 billion US$43.9 million WB
6 December 2005 男たちの大和/YAMATO Yamato of the Men ¥5.09 billion US$43.0 million Toei
7 July 2006 ポケモンレンジャーと蒼海の王子 マナフィ Pokémon Ranger and the Prince of the Sea: Manaphy ¥3.40 billion US$28.7 million Toho
8 March 2006 ドラえもん のび太の恐竜2006 Doraemon: Nobita's Dinosaur 2006 ¥3.28 billion US$27.7 million Toho
9 September 2006 涙そうそう Nada Sōsō ¥3.10 billion US$26.2 million Toho
10 April 2006 名探偵コナン 探偵たちの鎮魂歌 Detective Conan: Requiem of the Private Eyes ¥3.03 billion US$25.6 million Toho