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Dragon Ball Z: Wrath of the Dragon (1995)

Doragon bôru Z: Ryûken bakuhatsu!! Gokû ga yaraneba dare ga yaru (original title)
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A mysterious being named Hoy arrives on Earth and asks the Z Warriors to use the dragon balls to help him release Tapion. Tapion, an ancient warrior imprisoned in a music box, and Hoy needs... See full summary »

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Masako Nozawa ...
Takeshi Kusao ...
Trunks / Gotenks (voice)
Mayumi Tanaka ...
Kuririn / Minoshia (voice)
Hiromi Tsuru ...
Bulma (voice)
Masaharu Satô ...
Kame Sennin / Shenlong (voice)
Yûko Minaguchi ...
Videl (voice)
Ryô Horikawa ...
Vegeta (voice)
Hiro Yuuki ...
Tapion / Sharpner (voice)
Juji Matsuda ...
Hoi (voice)
Nobuhiko Kazama ...
Robber (voice)
Yasuhiko Kawazu ...
Captain (voice)
Ichirô Nagai ...
Rubbernecker (voice)
Makiko Ômoto ...
Teacher (voice)
Yoshiyuki Yukino ...
Reporter (voice)
Shin Aomori ...
Hildegarn (voice)
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A mysterious being named Hoy arrives on Earth and asks the Z Warriors to use the dragon balls to help him release Tapion. Tapion, an ancient warrior imprisoned in a music box, and Hoy needs him to fend off the monster Hildegarn, who is coming to destroy the Earth. But when they realize that Hoy is the last survivor of an evil race bent on the destruction of those who they consider inferior, and that by releasing Tapion they also released Hildegarn, they must fight alongside Tapion to stop the monster. Written by page8701

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The instrument which plays the melody in the movie is an ocarina. See more »

Quotes

Vegeta: [after having just broken Gohan out of Hirudegarn's grip with an energy ball] Hey! You, over here! I was enjoying my first day off in over a month until some flat footed, mutated behemoth stepped on my house! You're gonna regret this you freak... all the way to the GRAVE!
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Crazy Credits

The end credits are played over footage of Future Trunks killing Frieza with his sword. See more »

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Follows Dragon Ball Z: Bio-Broly (1994) See more »

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THE BEST DBZ MOVIE!!!!
27 July 2003 | by (Pine Valley, California) – See all my reviews

You know about that saying "save the best for last?" It's in the case here. There have been good ones(12 and 6) and bad ones(11 and 7). But they're all nothing compared to this one. It has Goku, Vegeta, Gohan, Trunks, Goten, Videl, Bulma, Master Roshi/Kame Sen'nin, and Kuririn of the DBZ cast. It introduces Taipon, and the plot focuses on Trunks quite a bit. I can't say any more without spoiling anything, but it does have some good character development in some of the characters. Of course, the title is Dragonball Z, so of course you're going to see a huge, destructive battle during the second half of the movie, but I'm not spoiling anything! It's too good to reveal any important plot points!

BOTTOM LINE: This one's awesome!


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