Dragon Ball Super: Broly Breaks UK and Ireland Box Office Records

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Dragon Ball Super: Broly continues to perform well at the box office around the world, and now, the feature-length anime film has broken records in the UK and Ireland.


Anime News Network reports that Dragon Ball Super: Broly has earned a total of £850,000 in the UK and Ireland after being released in theaters there for just five days, becoming the highest-grossing anime film in those countries. In less than a week, the first Dragon Ball Super film has already surpassed Ponyo, The Wind Rises, and Your Name.

As of now, screenings for Dragon Ball Super: Broly are scheduled through Saturday, February 2. Broly already reached the $100 million mark globally, making it the highest-grossing film in the franchise.

Synopsis of Dragon Ball Super Broly:

"A planet destroyed, a powerful race reduced to nothing. After the devastation of Planet Vegeta, three Saiyans were scattered among the stars, destined for different fates. While two found a home on Earth, the third was raised with a burning desire for vengeance and developed an unbelievable power. And the time for revenge has come. Destinies collide in a battle that will shake the universe to its very core! Goku is back to training hard so he can face the most powerful foes the universes have to offer, and Vegeta is keeping up right beside him. But when they suddenly find themselves against an unknown Saiyan, they discover a terrible, destructive force. Locked into battle with the formidable Broly, Goku and Vegeta face their most dangerous opponent yet!"

Dragon Ball Super: Broly is now showing in select theaters.

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