Have you been looking forward to owning a copy of the recent box office hit, The Quintessential Quintuplets Movie? Good News! The Blu-ray/DVD of the movie is set to release in Japan on the 21st of December, just 4 days before Christmas. The perfect gift, if you ask me.
Eiga Go-Tobun no Hanyome or The Quintessential Quintuplets Movie is a 2022 Japanese Romantic Comedy film based on Negi Haruba’s manga with the same name. The movie aired last May 20, 2022 with immediate box office success. It was released in over 180 theatres in Japan and numerous theatres worldwide. The film has grossed over $16 Million at the Japanese box office.
The Quintessential Quintuplets movie was produced by Bibury Animation Studios and was distributed by Pony Canyon. The film is directed by Masato Jinbo, and the script was written by Keiichiro Ochi.
The film follows Futaro Uesugi, a third-year high school student who works as a part-time worker. He tutors the Nakano family’s quintuplets: Ichika, Nino, Miku, Yotsuba, and Itsuki. Futaro helps them grow and flourish into women who can graduate and pursue their own dreams. At the final school festival, he had made a resolve to make this last school occasion something they would remember for the rest of their lives. What’s a better remembrance than a love confession for all five of the siblings? Futaro asks the quintuplets to meet him in the classroom so he can give them his answer.
The Voice actors featured in the film are the following:
- Yoshitsugu Matsuoka (the voice of Kirito from Sword Art Online) as Futaro Uesugi
- Kana Hanazawa (the voice of Angel/ Kanade Tachibana in Angel Beats) as Ichika Nakano
- Ayana Taketatsu as Nino Nakano
- Miku Ito (Voice of Nanako Usami in Lodocol) as Miku Nakano
- Ayane Sakura (the voice of Ochaco Uraraka in My Hero Academia) as Yotsuba Nakano
- Inori Minase (Jun Naruse from the Anthem of the Heart) as Itsuki Nakano
The Quintessential Quintuplets the Movie is also released on Netflix and the Anime is available to stream on Crunchyroll.
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