PG | | Action, Adventure, Fantasy
The young warrior Son Goku sets out on a quest, racing against time and the vengeful King Piccolo, to collect a set of seven magical orbs that will grant their wielder unlimited power.
The film's title was originally going to be simply "Dragonball," in homage to the title of the original series, but the word "Evolution" was added to show that this would be a more different and advanced version of the saga.
In a time before many can remember, our planet faced its greatest challenge. A warlord named Piccolo camed from beyond the stars, bringing darkness and chaos to our once peaceful world. Aided by his disciple Oozaru, the evil pair brought the human ...
Despite the film building to a climax during a total solar eclipse, which requires a New Moon, the film constantly shows a Full Moon, which never changes phase over the weeks the film takes place.
The title doesn't appear on screen until the end.
English, Japanese, Hindi
£436,224 (UK) (10 April 2009)
$9,353,573 (USA) (29 May 2009)