Watch Millennium Actress, As the Gods Will and More Movies on Crunchyroll This December

A Satoshi Kon classic and the Digimon Adventure tri. series head to Crunchyroll in December

Millennium Actress

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Crunchyroll is wrapping up 2022 with a whole new slate of movies coming your way this December! Hit movies like Penguin Highway, Millennium Actress, Overlord: The Undead King and Overlord: The Dark Warrior will stream later this month, so get your calendar together for the full schedule of what’s coming below!

 

Schedule subject to change. Subbed and Dubbed languages, as well as region availability, may vary per title.

 

December 1

 

 

When their enemy reappears more powerful than ever, the Strike Witches must form up once again. But can they do it without Yoshika Miyafuji?

 

Strike Witches the Movie

 

December 8

 

 

High school student Shun Takahata is bored. Bored with the day-to-day monotony of school and life, he prays for change, for something exciting. The last thing he expects is for the gods to answer. Suddenly, he and his classmates are forced to play deadly children’s games and face terrifying creatures from a talking Daruma doll to a sharp-clawed lucky cat. Who will survive the gods’ games?

 

 

Adapted from Waki Yamato's popular manga, Haikara-San is a heartfelt, and sometimes comical, tale of love surviving through the perils of war and separation.

 

Haikara-san

 

 

After marrying the head of the military, Benio hears her husband died in Siberia during a war. However after finding out he's alive and fighting against his home land, Benio starts looking for her first love. Wondering why he didn't return and wanting to welcome him back. Hardships will happen and hearts may be broken, as he might have moved on.

 

Haikara-san

 

 

A recap movie of the first season of Sound! Euphonium.

 

Sound Euphonium

 

 

A recap movie of the second season of Sound! Euphonium.

 

Sound Euphonium

 

 

The next piece begins! Kumiko is now in her second year at Kitauji High School, and with a new year comes new problems. As if making it to Nationals wasn't hard enough, Kumiko is tasked with mentoring the concert band's troublesome first years – each with their own distinct personality and problems to solve. With Kumiko busy juggling both the concert band and her new role as senpai, how does her relationship with Shuichi fit into the picture?

 

Sound Euphonium

 

December 15

  • Big Fish & Begonia

 

Under the ocean is a mystical race of beings that control the tide and the changing of the seasons. One of these beings, a restless young girl named Chun, wants to experience the human world, not simply observe it. When she turns 16, she is allowed to transform into a dolphin to explore the human world. However, the world is a dangerous place. Trapped in a vortex, she is nearly killed but saved at the last minute by a human boy, who drowns as a result. Consumed by guilt, Chun decides to go on an epic adventure to give the boy life again. As protector of his soul, Chun must defeat those who stand in her way, including her own family. 

 

Big Fish

 

Mizore Yoroizuka and Nozomi Kasaki are a pair of best friends in their final year of high school. They're both obsessed with the school's brass band club. With Mizore on the oboe and Nozomi on the flute, they spend their days in happiness, until the club begins to practice songs inspired by the fairy tale Liz und ein Blauer Vogel - "Liz and the Blue Bird". Immersed in this story, Mizore and Nozomi begin to realize that there may be no such thing as being together forever.

 

Liz and the Blue Bird

 

Escaping war, a young girl finds a lone surviving infant and decides to raise him as her son.

 

Maquia

  • Millennium Actress

 

When the legendary Ginei Studios shuts down, filmmaker Genya Tachibana and his assistant are tasked with interviewing its reclusive star, Chiyoko Fujiwara, who had retired from the spotlight 30 years prior. As Chiyoko recounts her career, Genya and his crew are literally pulled into her memories where they witness her chance encounter with a mysterious man on the run from the police. Despite never knowing his name or his face, Chiyoko relentlessly pursues that man in a seamless blend of reality and memory that only Satoshi Kon could deliver.

 

Millennium Actress

 

Follow veteran MMORPG player Momonga, who’s just been trapped in the world of his favorite game! Realizing the unprecedented power he commands, Momonga decides to bring glory to Nazarick and change the course of history.

 

Overlord

 

Embracing his new identity and power as the fearsome overlord Ains Ooal Gown, Momonga continues to navigate the world of Yggdrasil in his quest to bring Nazarick to a new realm of glory throughout the game world.

 

Overlord

  • Penguin Highway

 

A fourth-grader, Aoyama-kun, investigates the mysterious reason behind the sudden appearance of penguins in his village, which is somehow related to a power from a young woman working at a dental clinic.

 

Penguin Highway

 

December 22

 

 

After years of inactivity, the DigiDestined regroup with their Digimon to save their world, but have the years changed their characters too much?

 

Digimon Adventure Tri

 

The DigiDestined go to a nearby hot springs theme park and everyone has a good time, but Joe doesn't show up because he wants to study for his exams. Another infected Digimon, Ogremon, attacks Odaiba. Gomamon runs away from home while Mimi faces problems with the other DigiDestined and her classmates because of her selfish ideas. Would Joe accept his responsibilities as a DigiDestined before it's too late?

 

Digimon Adventure Tri

 

After seeing Meicoomon's abrupt transformation and killing of Leomon, Agumon and the other Digimon are kept isolated in Koushiro's office in order to prevent them from infection, but signs of infection begin to appear in Patamon.

 

Digimon Adventure Tri

 

Upon arriving at the Digital World after the "reboot", the DigiDestined are hunted by a new villain. Meanwhile, Sora is troubled by her partner digimon's indifference towards her.

 

Digimon Adventure Tri

 

Meicoomon rampages after witnessing Meiko Mochizuki being injured by the man bearing Gennai's likeness. "It would have been better if you hadn't been born..." Meicoomon disappears into the Real World, which has since become distorted. Possessing overwhelming power, she's the key to the world's destruction.

 

Digimon Adventure Tri

 

The DigiDestined must stand together to prevent the digital world from swallowing the real world.

 

Digimon Adventure Tri

 

Isekai Quartet The Movie

 

Aoi Miyamori must lead a theatrical production at Musashino Animation.

 

Shirobako the movie

 

A girl without self-confidence meets a mysterious alchemist Hippocrates and his student Pipo who are on a mission to save the world. Together, they laid the groundwork for "Wonderland" and Akane is labeled as Wonderland's savior.

 

The Wonderland

 

Stay tuned for more info on when future movies come to Crunchyroll!

 

 


 

Kyle Cardine is a Managing Editor for Crunchyroll. You can find his Twitter here.

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