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.
James Marsters discussed the look of Piccolo during the Grand Slam 2008 convention. He said the producers wanted to make Piccolo "more beautiful" than Marsters wanted him to be. Since the producers were not around when filming started, Marsters and the make-up artist changed the character's look to make him ugly, which would reflect Piccolo's rage from being imprisoned for so long. He said, "It would be better to be fired than mess up Piccolo."
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 ...
Goku has superhuman strength, but Chi-Chi does not have any visible injuries or even bruising from being kicked in the face by him.
SPOILER: There is a scene in the closing credits: Piccolo is revealed to have survived, and is in the care of the woman he spared in his first scene.
English, Japanese, Hindi
£436,224 (UK) (10 April 2009)
$9,353,573 (USA) (29 May 2009)