Miyazaki’s ‘Out’ with new record

World Brief

The latest animation pic from helmer Hayao Miyazaki “Sen-to Chihiro-no Kamikakushi” (Spirited Out) has grossed 10,154 million yen ($83 million), selling 8 million tix in 25 days since its July 20 release.

Miyazaki’s pic is easily outpacing auds for his 1997 “Princess Mononoke” which went on to set the Japanese movie B.O. record of 19.9 billion yen ($163 million).

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