The Tale of the Princess Kaguya Earns US$528,307 After Its Ninth Weekend

Box Office Mojo is estimating that Studio Ghibli and Isao Takahata’s The Tale of the Princess Kaguya earned a ninth weekend gross of US$18,694 in North America; this brings its overall total to US$528,307.

The film is ranked #49 for the weekend, ranked at #21 in the highest grossing anime films, and #26 in highest grossing opening weekends for an anime film.

The Tale of the Princess Kaguya will continue to open in multiple other North American theaters over the next few weeks.

Source: ANN

The Tale of the Princess Kaguya Nominated for Four More Critics’ Awards

Studio Ghibli and Isao Takahata’s The Tale of Princess Kaguya has been nominated for four more critics’ awards.

The Online Film Critics Society has nominated The Tale of the Princess Kaguya for best animated feature of the year alongside Big Hero 6, The Boxtrolls, How to Train Your Dragon 2, and The LEGO Movie. The society also nominated The Tale of the Princess Kaguya for “Best Film Not in the English Language.”

The Chicago Film Critics Association nominated The Tale of the Princess Kaguya for best animated feature, and it’s competing against the same field of nominees as the Online Film Critics Society. The San Francisco Film Critics Circle also has The Tale of the Princess Kaguya competing against the same four other films for their best animated feature award.

Source: ANN

The Tale of the Princess Kaguya Wins APSA Award

Organizers of the Asia Pacific Screen Awards has announced that Studio Ghibli and Isao Takahata’s The Tale of the Princess Kaguya anime film won the Best Animated Feature Film award. This is the first Studio Ghibli film to win an APSA.

The nominees for the Golden Globes have also been announced; unfortunately, The Tale of the Princess Kaguya did not receive a nomination.

Source: ANN

The Tale of the Princess Kaguya Earns US$501,888 After Its Eighth Weekend

Box Office Mojo is estimating that Studio Ghibli and Isao Takahata’s The Tale of the Princess Kaguya anime film earned an eighth weekend gross of US$18,526 in North America, which brings an overall total of US$501,888.

The film is ranked at #48 for the weekend, #22 in the highest grossing anime films, and #26 in highest grossing opening weekends for an anime film.

The Tale of the Princess Kaguya will continue to open in multiple North American theaters over the next few weeks.

Source: ANN

The Tale of the Princess Kaguya Wins Boston Film Critics Award

The Boston Society of Film Critics has announced that Isao Takahata and Studio Ghibli’s The Tale of the Princess Kaguya anime film won its award for Best Animated Film of 2014.

The film also received the Best Animation of 2014 prize from The Los Angeles Film Critics Association.

Source: ANN

The Tale of The Princess Kaguya Honored By The Los Angeles Film Critics Association

Studio Ghibli and Isao Takahata’s The Tale of the Princess Kaguya was honored by The Los Angeles Film Critics Association as the winner of their Best Animation award.

The LEGO Movie was the runner-up for The Los Angeles Film Critics Association’s top animated film of 2014.

Source: Crunchyroll

The Tale of the Princess Kaguya Nominated for Three Annie Awards

The International Animated Film Society has announced its nominees for its 42nd Annual Annie Awards.

Studio Ghibli and Isao Takahata’s The Tale of the Princess Kaguya received three nominations:

  • Best Animated Feature
  • Isa Takahata is up for “Outstanding Achievement for Directing in an Animated Feature Production”
  • Joe Hisaishi is up for “Outstanding Achievement for Music in an Animated Feature Production”

The winners will be announced at a ceremony at UCLA’s Royce Hall on January 31, 2015.