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Dragon Ball Z: Cooler's Revenge (1991)

Doragon bôru Z: Tobikkiri no saikyô tai saikyô (original title)
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After destroying Frieza on Namek, Goku returns to a peaceful life on Earth. When informed his brother has been killed by a Saiyan, Cooler is hell bent on killing Goku, and making him pay ... See full summary »

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Masako Nozawa ...
Toshio Furukawa ...
Piccolo (voice)
Mayumi Tanaka ...
Krillin / Yajirobe (voice)
Naoki Tatsuta ...
Oolong / Higher Dragon (voice)
Naoko Watanabe ...
Chichi (voice)
Kôhei Miyauchi ...
Kame-sen'nin (voice)
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Karin (voice)
Ryûsei Nakao ...
Coola / Freeza (voice)
Shô Hayami ...
Sauzâ (voice)
Masato Hirano ...
Neiz (voice)
Masaharu Satô ...
Doore (voice)
Jôji Yanami ...
Narration (voice)
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Goku (voice) (as Seán Schemmel)
Andrew Chandler ...
Cooler (voice)
Christopher Sabat ...
Piccolo / Icarus (voice) (as Christopher R. Sabat)
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After destroying Frieza on Namek, Goku returns to a peaceful life on Earth. When informed his brother has been killed by a Saiyan, Cooler is hell bent on killing Goku, and making him pay for his brother's disgrace. Goku has to find the power within him to defeat a warrior even more powerful than the horrible Frieza. Written by Christopher Kai

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Also Known As:

Dragon Ball Z Movie 5: Cooler's Revenge  »

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First movie in which the Dragon is not summoned. See more »

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Cooler: What? My brother killed by a Saiyan? That's absurd! How could a Saiyan generate enough power to destroy Frieza?
Neiz: It happened my Lord. This Saiyan has been living on Earth. He left Vegeta right before Lord Frieza blew it up.
Cooler: I never did like him. And now he goes and disgraces my father and I by getting killed by a Saiyan.
[to himself]
Cooler: Father always spoiled you rotten, you little brat!
[to Salza]
Cooler: Salza!
Cooler: Prepare the ship for departure.
Doore: Huh?
Cooler: I don't know who this Saiyan thinks he is but no one attacks...
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Featured in Dragon Ball Z: Summer Vacation Special (1992) See more »

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Courtesy of Wind-Up Records
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Great samurai-like battle sequences, interesting villain, more focus on the other heroes
2 July 2002 | by (New York) – See all my reviews

This is the fifth Dragon Ball Z movie to be released during the series' Japanese TV run. When Cooler finds out that his brother Frieza was defeated by a Saiyan, he and his three henchmen go to Earth to seek revenge and destroy the planet as Piccolo, Gohan, and Krillin attempt to help an injured Goku get his strength back and defend the Earth. This movie was an improvement over the lasr DBZ movie as the plot centered around a villain closely related to a major villain in the DBZ TV series. This DBZ movie attempts to try some new things, such as putting more of a focus on Piccolo, Krillin, and Gohan in the battles and spicing the battle sequences with samurai-film-like elements. As DBZ fans will enjoy the battles and the villain, this DBZ movie's plot suffers from being a bit shallow as it only focuses on the villain's plan to destroy Earth. Also, DBZ fans may be a bit disappointed by the movie's short running time of 47 minutes.

GRADE: 2.5 out of 5


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