Gotoubun no Hanayome Movie Returns To Weekly Earnings Ranking
Official media reported that the franchise film based on the manga written and illustrated by Negi Haruba, Gotoubun no Hanayome (The Quintessential Quintuplets), re-entered the TOP 10 of the weekly earnings ranking in its eleventh week of projections, placing eighth. The film released on May 20 in Japan, has accumulated 2.15 billion yen (more than 16.44 million dollars) grossing through more than 1.5 million tickets soldbeing so far the fourth best-grossing film in the entire year 2022 in Japan.
It should be remembered that the film opened in an additional 91 theaters on July 29 in Japan, although no official plans have yet been announced by Crunchyrollwho distributes the animated series in the West, for the distribution of this film in Latin America.
On the other hand, Negi Haruba published the manga in the magazine Weekly Shōnen Magazine from the publisher Kodansha between August 2017 and February 2020, with a total of fourteen compilation volumes. The work inspired two anime seasons and a movie that ended the story.
- kaori fujita (Endro~!, Miira no Kaikata, Yuyushiki) was in charge of directing the second season at the studios Bibury Animation Studiosreplacing Satoshi Kuwabara already studies Tezuka Productions.
- Keiichirou Ouchi (Adachi to Shimamura, Kanojo mo Kanojo, Machikado Mazoku) was in charge of writing and supervising the scripts.
- Masato Katsumata (Azur Lane, Fate/stay night Movie: Heaven’s Feel – I. Presage Flower) was in charge of character design and animation direction.
Gotoubun no Hanayome the Movie Synopsis
As a part-time tutor, Fuutarou is tasked with guiding the five beautiful girls, who are “about to fail” and “hate studying”, to “graduation”. Fuutarou struggles to prepare for the school festival while keeping an eye on Ichika’s studies, who has decided to take a leave of absence to focus on acting, and Yotsuba is even more determined than usual to make it a school festival with no regrets. Dizzying days go by, and before you know it, it’s the eve of the school festival.
Fuutarou is encouraged by Itsuki’s decision not to give up, and searches for answers to Nino’s feelings, Miku’s determination, and his feelings for Ichika, Yotsuba, and Itsuki. With each of them having their own thoughts and feelings, the first day of the school festival, the last event of his high school life, finally began. “Come to the classroom at 3:00 p.m., the first day of the school festival.” The quintuplets gather in the classroom and Fuutarou finally informs them that he will make a decision…