Japanese Box Office For 2002

RankRelease GrossTheatersTotal GrossRelease DateDistributor
1Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones$78,182,528634$78,182,528Jul 13-
2Monsters, Inc.$74,437,612550$74,437,612Mar 2-
3The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring$69,140,370580$69,140,370Mar 2-
4Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets$67,578,962858$142,786,414Nov 23-
5Spider-Man$58,925,689501$58,925,689May 11-
6The Cat Returns$50,590,057306$50,590,057Jul 20-
7Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone$48,543,376586$152,993,493Dec 1-
8Ocean's Eleven$39,915,966367$51,987,627Feb 2-
9Men in Black II$28,136,247529$28,136,247Jul 6-
10Signs$26,463,268399$26,463,268Sep 21-
11I Am Sam$25,789,069189$25,789,069Jun 8-
12Detective Conan: The Phantom of Baker Street$23,103,560272$23,103,560Apr 20-
13Shaolin Soccer$20,420,135344$20,420,135Jun 1-
14Pokémon Heroes$20,121,538301$20,121,538Jul 13-
15Resident Evil$17,477,878285$17,477,878Aug 31-
16Ice Age$16,125,417464$16,125,417Aug 3-
17The Sum of All Fears$16,076,216260$16,076,216Aug 10-
18Doraemon: Nobita and the Robot Kingdom$15,310,458286$15,330,458Mar 9-
19Panic Room$14,912,266291$14,912,266May 18-
20A Beautiful Mind$14,286,836513$14,286,836Mar 30-
21The Ring$13,582,284245$14,150,184Nov 2-
22xXx$13,238,396453$13,238,396Oct 26-
23Minority Report$13,235,089458$42,707,326Dec 7-
24Toei Spring Anime Fair$13,107,237321$13,107,237Mar 2-
25Mohou-han$11,702,775248$11,702,775Jun 8-
26Road to Perdition$11,419,558310$11,419,558Oct 5-
27Vanilla Sky$11,255,306316$24,768,144Dec 21-
28Kamen Rider Ryuki: Episode Final$10,112,538253$10,112,538Aug 17-
29The Time Machine$9,994,922260$9,994,922Jul 20-
30Black Hawk Down$9,667,861266$9,667,861Mar 30-
31Returner$9,564,276263$9,564,276Aug 31-
32Leave It to the Nurses$9,559,016297$9,559,016May 11-
33The Scorpion King$8,824,906363$8,824,906Jun 8-
34Kureyon Shin-chan$8,731,473256$8,731,473Apr 20-
35Windtalkers$8,333,756244$8,333,756Aug 24-
36Austin Powers in Goldmember$8,010,166231$8,010,166Aug 24-
37Collateral Damage$7,343,587255$7,343,587Apr 20-
38Insomnia$7,093,913195$7,093,913Sep 7-
39The Twilight Samurai$6,745,440232$6,745,440Nov 2-
40Totsunyûseyo! Asama sansô jiken$6,394,240248$6,394,240May 11-
41About a Boy$6,353,114266$6,353,114Sep 14-
42Kate & Leopold$5,855,502234$5,855,502Jun 15-
43Stuart Little 2$5,410,984418$5,410,984Jul 20-
44John Q$5,409,205226$6,077,365Nov 23-
45Spy Game$5,365,085281$17,298,599Dec 14-
46Trick: The Movie$5,310,620241$9,211,504Nov 9-
47The Majestic$5,303,635228$5,303,635Jun 22-
48Bad Company$5,151,321247$5,151,321Oct 19-
49Godzilla, Mothra and King Ghidorah: Giant Monsters All-Out Attack$5,117,306278$18,623,382Dec 15Toho Company
50We Were Soldiers$5,060,280244$5,060,280Jun 22-
51Shrek$5,059,430439$18,055,730Dec 15-
52Inochi$4,187,163226$4,187,163Sep 14-
53Scooby-Doo$4,173,477264$4,173,477Aug 17-
54Dolls$4,123,035183$4,123,035Oct 12-
55Behind Enemy Lines$3,982,077224$3,982,077Mar 2-
56Spirited Away$3,956,428230$230,496,084Jul 27-
57Kewaishi$3,879,492202$3,879,492Feb 8-
58Seoul$3,611,093242$3,611,093Feb 8-
59Killing Me Softly$3,506,151203$3,506,151Feb 23-
60Ashita ga aru sa: The Movie$3,379,129264$3,379,129Oct 5-
61Madness in Bloom$3,265,669209$3,265,669Oct 19-
62E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial
20th Anniversary
$3,259,178396$5,837,357Apr 27-
63Beyblade: The Movie - Fierce Battle$3,216,050198$3,216,050Aug 17-
64Letter from the Mountain$3,143,540191$3,143,540Oct 5-
65From Hell$3,014,556158$3,014,556Jan 18-
66Hart's War$2,932,639222$2,932,639Sep 28-
67Special Edition: All About Inuyasha$2,874,494253$10,539,779Dec 14-
68Blade II$2,586,818202$2,586,818Jun 15-
69Don't Say a Word$2,523,151225$2,523,151May 25-
70The Others$2,504,703169$10,682,636Apr 27-
71Life as a House$2,465,56977$2,465,569Jul 20-
72Spy Kids 2: Island of Lost Dreams$2,422,694128$2,422,694Sep 7-
73Mr. Rookie$2,406,038101$2,406,038Mar 23-
74Godzilla Against MechaGodzilla$2,253,231267$14,122,958Dec 14Toho Company
75Showtime$2,223,023199$2,223,023Nov 16-
76Bandits$2,021,609213$3,803,718Dec 28-
77Apocalypse Now Redux
2001 Re-release
$1,963,405129$3,854,234Feb 2-
78Queen of the Damned$1,835,700195$1,835,700Oct 12-
79Ali$1,798,192202$1,798,192May 25-
80Changing Lanes$1,784,409228$3,270,650Nov 9-
81Hardball$1,579,946122$1,579,946Apr 20-
82The Sea Is Watching$1,493,114121$1,493,114Jul 27-
83K-19: The Widowmaker$1,486,302239$9,841,221Dec 14-
84Atlantis: The Lost Empire$1,324,273413$8,834,890Dec 7-
85K-PAX$1,276,302198$1,276,302Apr 13-
86Toei Summer Anime Fair$1,209,085238$1,209,085Jul 20-
87Out$1,106,377229$1,106,377Oct 19-
88Serendipity$1,064,147110$1,770,081--
89Sennen no koi - Hikaru Genji monogatari$942,36217$5,322,893Dec 15-
90Dark Water$906,344213$906,344Jan 18-
91Hearts in Atlantis$903,567146$903,567May 18-
92The Princess Diaries$870,498177$3,229,000Jan 26-
93Shallow Hal$840,21891$840,218Jun 1-
94Rat Race$731,626137$2,310,386Feb 8-
95Koinu Dan no monogatari$680,223249$3,804,467Dec 14-
96Angel Eyes$619,486185$619,486Oct 12-
97Friend$550,03166$550,031Apr 6-
98The Last Castle$500,43180$500,431Nov 16-
99Tsuribaka nisshi 13: Hama-chan kiki ippatsu!$475,889128$2,678,868Aug 10-
100The Mothman Prophecies$372,582146$372,582Nov 2-
101Koi ni utaeba$346,919174$346,919Nov 16-
102The Shipping News$335,759107$335,759Mar 23-
103Pinpon$327,66877$1,307,884Jul 20-
104The Sun Rises Again$317,424170$317,424Jun 15-
105The Affair of the Necklace$314,09270$314,092Feb 16-
106America's Sweethearts$290,862210$2,718,680Mar 2-
107Wasabi$262,17238$1,329,252Feb 2-
108Blood Work$256,10228$256,102Dec 7-
109Sensen fukoku$245,90264$245,902Oct 5-
110Legally Blonde$241,933142$1,025,333--
111City by the Sea$230,995103$230,995Oct 12-
112High Crimes$204,082140$204,082Jun 15-
113Rollerball$190,627184$190,627May 11-
114Domestic Disturbance$175,55098$175,550Apr 6-
115Brotherhood of the Wolf$161,80285$591,292Feb 2-
116To Dance with the White Dog$155,695160$155,695Apr 13-
117The Santa Clause 2$87,469111$87,469Dec 7-
118Volcano High$79,41012$79,410Dec 14-