Streaming giant Crunchyroll announced on their official website that they will be screening the Quintessential Quintuplets anime film worldwide in theatres (excluding Asia and Middle East).
The film will be released in Japanese and English dubs with subtitles.
The details regarding the film’s opening dates are as follows:
- Oct 31 in Italy (special event screening)
- Nov 3 and 4 in France (limited release)
- Nov 18 and 19, 2022: in Spain
- Dec 1: in Australia and New Zealand
- Dec 2 in the United States and Canada
- Dec 7 and 8 in the United Kingdom and Ireland
- March 28, 2023 in Germany
- Early 2023 in Poland, Romania, Czech Republic and Hungary
Crunchyroll also revealed the English cast of the film, who are as follows:
- Lindsay Seidel as Ichika Nakano
- Jill Harris as Nino Nakano
- Felecia Angelie as Miku Nakano
- Bryn Apprill as Yotsuba Nakano
- Tia Ballard as Itsuki Nakano
- Josh Grelle as Futaro Uesugi
- Terri Doty as younger Futaro Uesugi
The film was released in Japan on May 20, debuting at #2 at the Japanese Box office, earning an astonishing 390 million yen (3.06 million USD) with 260,000 attendance on its first 3 days.
As of July 16, 2022, movie’s revenue had exceeded 2 billion yen at the Japanese Box Office.
The Quintessential Quintuplets is a manga written and illustrated by Negi Haruba. It was serialized in Kodansha’s Weekly Shonen Magazine from August 2017 to February 2020. The manga’s chapters have been collected into fourteen tankobon volumes.
The manga received an anime adaptation by Tezuka Productions in 2019. A second season by Bibury Animation Studios followed in 2021. Both seasons had 12 episodes each. The 136-minute long movie serves as the conclusion of the series.
The Quintessential Quintuplets manga won the 43rd Kodansha Manga Awards in 2019.