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.
To prepare for his role as Son Goku, Justin Chatwin read all the Dragon Ball manga and "The Journey to the West," the Chinese literary classic which inspired the Dragonball saga; he practiced martial arts and acrobatics, and to get into Goku's character (a likeable child-man), he told jokes to fellow cast members between filming breaks to increase the rapport between them/their characters.
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 ...
The length of the cut on Chi-chi's arm constantly changes length throughout the film.
Part of the closing credits are seen in waves of chi energy.
English, Japanese, Hindi
£436,224 (UK) (10 April 2009)
$9,353,573 (USA) (29 May 2009)