Cinemark is listing that The First Slam Dunk, the new Slam Dunk anime film, will get a release in U.S. theaters this year. The theater chain does not provide exact dates. The film has earned a cumulative total of 12,943,919,490 yen (about US$96.99 million) in Japan as of April 9, 2023.
The First Slam Dunk is now the 25th highest-earning film of all time in Japan, as well as the 11th highest-earning anime film. The film ranked at #1 in its opening weekend in December 2022. The film sold 847,000 tickets and earned 1,295,808,780 yen (about US$9.50 million) over its opening weekend.