Crunchyroll Announces Jujutsu Kaisen Movie Release Date
Crunchyroll has announced that the highly-anticipated JUJUTSU KAISEN 0 will screen in UK cinemas from March 18th (previews will begin on March 16th and 17th) 2022 with tickets on sale from February 25th. Viewing links are available for press on request and please reach out if you are interested in talent opportunities.
JUJUTSU KAISEN 0 follows Yuta Okkotsu, a nervous high school student, who enrolls in the mysterious Tokyo Jujutsu High School under the guidance of Satoru Gojo after being haunted by the curse of his childhood friend. The film is based on JUJUTSU KAISEN 0 (JUMP COMICS / Shueisha), a prequel manga to the smash hit supernatural adventure series from Gege Akutami.
The anime series JUJUTSU KAISEN is based on the best-selling manga of the same title, serialized in Shueisha’s Weekly Shonen Jump, and has sold over 60 million copies in Japan. In the US, the series is published by VIZ Media. The anime series was named Anime of the Year by the Crunchyroll Anime Awards in 2021. Both Crunchyroll and Funimation have the entire series on their platforms, both subbed and dubbed, for fans to catch up on before seeing the movie.
JUJUTSU KAISEN 0 is animated by MAPPA and directed by Sunghoo Park. The film is not rated and has a running time of 105 minutes.