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Dragon Ball Z: Broly - The Legendary Super Saiyan (1993)

Doragon bôru Z: Moetsukiro!! Nessen ressen chô-gekisen (original title)
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Vegeta is lured to the planet New Vegeta by a group of Saiyan survivors in hopes that he will be the king of their new planet. But when he finds that they have ulterior motives of universal... See full summary »

Director:

Shigeyasu Yamauchi

Writers:

Akira Toriyama (original manga "Dragon Ball"), Takao Koyama (screenplay)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Bin Shimada ... Broly (voice)
Masako Nozawa ... Son Gokû / Son Gohan (voice)
Ryô Horikawa ... Vegeta (voice)
Iemasa Kayumi Iemasa Kayumi ... Paragus (voice)
Takeshi Kusao ... Trunks (voice)
Mayumi Tanaka ... Kuririn (voice)
Toshio Furukawa ... Piccolo (voice)
Kôhei Miyauchi ... Kamesennin Muten Roshi (voice)
Naoki Tatsuta ... Oolong / Krang (voice)
Hiromi Tsuru ... Bulma / Baby Trunks (voice)
Naoko Watanabe ... Chi-Chi (voice)
Masaharu Satô Masaharu Satô ... King Vegeta (voice)
Jôji Yanami ... Kaio / Dr. Brief / Narration (voice)
Hiroko Emori ... Mrs. Brief (voice)
Yasuhiko Kawazu Yasuhiko Kawazu ... Moah (voice)
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Storyline

Vegeta is lured to the planet New Vegeta by a group of Saiyan survivors in hopes that he will be the king of their new planet. But when he finds that they have ulterior motives of universal domination, he and the Z Warriors must fight Broly, the legendary Super Saiyan. Written by page8701

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Country:

Japan

Language:

Japanese

Release Date:

26 August 2003 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

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Box Office

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$1,906,509
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Stereo

Color:

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Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Trivia

This is the longest Dragon Ball Z film running at 72 minutes. See more »

Goofs

In this time, both Goku and Gohan have mastered the Super Saiyan form and they can use it without wasting any extra energy. Therefore, they shouldn't turn back to their regular form unless they lose all of their energy (they die). However, they are both seen in regular form after Broly beats them up. See more »

Quotes

Goku: [Broly is beating up Goku badly] It's not enough. I need more power. Hurry!
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Follows Dragon Ball Z: Cooler's Revenge (1991) See more »

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The only Dragonball Z movie that actually feels like a movie.
25 July 2010 | by Aaron1375See all my reviews

This Dragonball Z movie actually has a very decent runtime of an hour and nine minutes. That may not seem like a long movie, but compared to other Z movies it is a nice bit of time indeed. Why does the simple increase of length help the movie? Well for one thing they had time to set up the movie while still having a decent fight at the end that is just not another 2 minute fight where someone powers up and decimates their opponent like in the first film with Cooler. This one has a strange mysterious alien getting Vegeta to his planet. He is a Saiyan and he wishes that his prince return to the new Vegeta planet. Well he is not really interested until told of the legendary Super Saiyan warrior creating havoc. The thought of challenging this warrior leads Vegeta onto the ship to the new planet with quite a few Z warriors in tow. A bit more buildup to follow, when I first saw this one I was very worried that there would not be enough time for a decent fight, but thankfully the longer running time meant there could be one giant fight between the Z fighters and Brolly who was the legendary one. Still, while it is good it has its faults as well. For some reason Vegeta is completely out of character here. He shows fear of this warrior and freezes up at the sight of him basically conceding they had no chance against him. This is not something Vegeta has ever done in the regular series. This is the same warrior who usually goes after the much stronger foes still thinking he is going to win. I also did not like the way this Super Saiyan is taken out, but that has more to do with how he is presented later (he would appear in one other film and sort of another one). Overall, though this one is very nice has a great fight and great humor as I loved the scene where Master Roshii challenges Brolly.


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