The Boy and the Heron (2023)

A young boy named Mahito yearning for his mother ventures into a world shared by the living and the dead. There, death comes to an end, and life finds a new beginning.

All Releases

Domestic (27.5%)
$45,989,631
International (72.5%)
$121,544,258
Worldwide
$167,533,889
Summary Details
Domestic DistributorGKIDS
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Domestic Opening$13,011,722
Earliest Release DateJuly 14, 2023 (Japan)
MPAAPG-13
Running Time2 hr 4 min
GenresAdventure Animation Drama Family Fantasy

Domestic

AreaRelease DateOpeningGross
DomesticDec 8, 2023$13,011,722$45,989,631

Europe, Middle East, and Africa

AreaRelease DateOpeningGross
FranceNov 1, 2023$4,944,163$12,315,734
ItalyJan 4, 2024$2,157,235$7,305,271
United KingdomDec 29, 2023$2,088,797$5,605,692
GermanyJan 4, 2024$1,589,213$3,916,134
SpainOct 27, 2023$321,333$1,592,287
NetherlandsDec 28, 2023$1,551,205
NorwayNov 24, 2023$112,650$490,718
Czech RepublicNov 23, 2023$81,156$299,069
United Arab EmiratesDec 7, 2023$296,348
HungaryJan 4, 2024$136,020$273,467
PolandJan 19, 2024$135,861$260,937
PortugalNov 9, 2023$65,439$238,591
TürkiyeOct 27, 2023$36,939$196,653
RomaniaDec 15, 2023$49,208$144,302
BulgariaDec 8, 2023$38,943$132,172
SlovakiaJan 18, 2024$10,243$58,190
IcelandDec 8, 2023$2,976$19,947

Latin America

AreaRelease DateOpeningGross
MexicoDec 29, 2023$1,390,177$3,664,847
ColombiaJan 25, 2024$475,243$1,227,643

Asia Pacific

AreaRelease DateOpeningGross
JapanJul 14, 2023$56,175,911
South KoreaOct 25, 2023$4,691,131$14,910,568
Russia/CISDec 3, 2023$52,166$5,009,739
Australia$768,163$3,180,926
Hong KongDec 14, 2023$1,711,426
VietnamDec 9, 2023$513,913
New ZealandDec 7, 2023$129,563$452,568