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Dragon Ball Z: The History of Trunks (1993)

Dragon Ball Z - Doragon bôru zetto: Zetsubô e no hankô!! Nokosareta chô senshi - Gohan to Torankusu (original title)
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In a dark future where the Androids have taken over Earth, Gohan and his student Trunks are the last defense against these deadly killing machines.

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Son Gokû / Son Gohan (voice)
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Kuririn (voice)
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Bulma / Baby Trunks (voice)
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Vegeta (voice)
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Trunks (voice)
Naoko Watanabe ...
Chichi / Puar (voice)
Daisuke Gôri ...
Gyûmaô / Umigame (voice)
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Oolong (voice)
Kôhei Miyauchi ...
Kame Sen'nin (voice)
Shigeru Nakahara ...
Android No.17 (voice)
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Android No.18 (voice)
Shinobu Satouchi ...
Announcer (voice)
Shin'ichirô Ôta ...
Tenshu (voice)
Nao Nagasawa ...
On'na (voice) (as Nagasawa Naomi)
Kazunari Tanaka ...
Kakariin (voice) (as Tanaka Kazushige)
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Storyline

This TV Movie tells the story of "Future" Trunks; that is, the Trunks from the alternate future where Goku has died and Androids terrorize the Earth. Amongst other things, it shows how Gohan trained Trunks, their fights with the Androids, and what inspired Trunks to go time traveling. Written by Anonymous

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30 January 2001 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Dragon Ball Z Special 2: The History of Trunks  »

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Trivia

In the abandoned Kame House, there's a sports bag with that reads "Ueda". Yoshihiro Ueda is the director of this TV Special. See more »

Goofs

The Androids at one point, to Gohan and Trunks, say something along the lines of "you two again?", however at this point they had only fought Gohan and were not familiar with Trunks, yet somehow seem to know who he is. See more »

Quotes

Gohan: You just need to find the right motivation, that's all... Yeah, for me it's simple. All I have to do is think about how the androids killed Piccolo and Krillin. Then I feel a horrible hurt, and then the pain from that turns into rage, it's maddening! I don't ever want it to happen again, something that unfair. And then suddenly... the dam breaks.
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Crazy Credits

After the end credits, there is an image of Trunks and Goten and it reads "Dragon Ball Z - Supesharu - Owari" which translates into "Dragon Ball Z Special - End". See more »

Connections

Spoofed in Dragon Ball Z: Light of Hope: Pilot (2014) See more »

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The best DBZ movie/tv movie....
22 November 2001 | by See all my reviews

The "History of Trunks," was the greatest DBZ movie that i have seen. It had more drama than the normal movie, and that was what made it so great.

Basically it reveals the future in which everyone except Gohan and Trunks have been killed by the Androids, and the two Z-fighters train hard to win the future...


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