“One Piece Film: Red” is the latest film as part of the long running Shonen franchise “One Piece.” The film features an original adventure of the straw hat pirates, which is all about Uta, a brand new character with a very interesting past.
The movie is currently in Japanese theatres, and saying that its doing well is quite an understatement. It is performing so well that it is now the most successful film in this franchise. Let’s talk about it more in the next section.
‘One Piece Film: Red’ box office performance after three weeks
As per the box office report by Anime News Network, the film continues to be at the top of the box office in its 3 consecutive weekend. Moreover, it has earned a total of 9,281,365,450 yen, or about $67.55 Million. This has quickly made it the highest-grossing One Piece film of all time.
So its easy to see why even the actual anime has put its Wano arc on hold and is currently in a completely original arc about Uta and Luffy in their younger days. If you’re interested, check out our guide on “One Piece” Episode 1030 right here.
Is ‘One Piece Film: Red’ worth watching?
The film is an original story that takes place on the musical island of “Elegia.” Everyone is gathering on this island for the first ever concert of Uta, a singer with an unimaginably beautiful voice. But that’s not all that’s interesting about Uta.
She is an old friend of Luffy, and more importantly, she is the daughter or Yonko Shanks. So if you want to know more about this iconic fan-favorite character, then do not miss this movie. Moreover, Uta herself is quite a likeable character, so learning more about her past can be something fans can may look forward to.
That’s all we have for today. What do you think about this film? Do you think its deserving of all this success? Let us know your thoughts and expectations in the comments below.