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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 »

Director:

Mitsuo Hashimoto

Writers:

Akira Toriyama (manga "Dragon Ball"), Takao Koyama (screenplay) | 3 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Masako Nozawa ... Son Gokû / Son Gohan / Bardock (voice)
Toshio Furukawa ... Piccolo (voice)
Mayumi Tanaka ... Kuririn / Yajirobe (voice)
Naoki Tatsuta ... Oolong / Haiya Dragon (voice)
Naoko Watanabe ... Chichi (voice)
Kôhei Miyauchi ... Kame Sen'nin (voice)
Ichirô Nagai ... Karin (voice)
Ryûsei Nakao ... Coola / Freeza (voice)
Shô Hayami Shô Hayami ... Sauzer (voice)
Masato Hirano Masato Hirano ... Neiz (voice)
Masaharu Satô Masaharu Satô ... Doore (voice)
Jôji Yanami ... Narration (voice)
Sean Schemmel ... Goku (voice) (as Seán Schemmel)
Andrew Chandler ... Cooler (voice)
Christopher Sabat ... Piccolo / Icarus / Korin (voice) (as Christopher R. Sabat)
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Storyline

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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TV-PG | See all certifications »

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Country:

Japan

Language:

Japanese | English

Release Date:

22 January 2002 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Dragon Ball Z Movie 5: Cooler's Revenge See more »

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Box Office

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$16,331,742
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Company Credits

Production Co:

Toei Animation See more »
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Runtime:

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Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

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

Quotes

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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Alternate Versions

FUNimation released a censored version on VHS and DVD that cut out some bloody violence. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Dragon ball Z: Budokai Tenkaichi 3 (2007) See more »

Soundtracks

Reminded
Performed by Drowning Pool
Courtesy of Wind-Up Records
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Frieza's brother revealed to be one cool customer.
27 July 2010 | by Aaron1375See all my reviews

This film features the first of two appearances of Cooler, the older brother of Frieza. A creature that is going to go after the one who killed his brother though he does not really care all that much for his younger sibling. This one like the previous Z movie "Lord Slug" tried to sync a rocking soundtrack to the movie. However, this one had mixed results at best as they just did not do the job of the previous film. Also annoying on the American voice track is the strange Cooler henchman who for some reason is dubbed as having a French accent. You listen to the Japanese track and he is not voiced any differently than any other character and while this may make him a bit more unique in the dubbers minds to me it makes him very annoying. The story has the gang all camping and of course their camping trip is interrupted by the arrival of Cooler and his men. Some good fights here and there, but also the need for more development a lot of these Z movies need. The final fight is a bit okay, and a bit to over quickly. Though you do get to see a fifth stage of the Frieza clan, though to me it just looked a lot like stage three to me. Once again though Vegeta is sadly absent from the movie, and considering how popular he is it is sad that he was in so few of the movies.


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