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Dragon Ball Z: Tree of Might (1990)

Doragon bôru Z: Chikyû marugoto chô kessen (original title)
A group of aliens visit Earth to plant the Tree of Might, a plant that grants cosmic power by draining the Earth's life force.

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Kuririn (voice)
Tôru Furuya ...
Yamcha (voice)
Hirotaka Suzuoki ...
Tenshinhan (voice)
Hiroko Emori ...
Chaozu (voice)
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Piccolo (voice)
Kôhei Miyauchi ...
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Bulma (voice)
Mayumi Shô ...
Chichi (voice)
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Naoko Watanabe ...
Puar (voice)
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Kaiô-sama (voice)
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Rezun / Shenlong (voice)
Masaharu Satô ...
Rakasei (voice)
Yûji Machi ...
Daîzu (voice)
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A Saiyan named Turles has come to Earth in order to plant the Tree of Might, which will sap all of the life from earth in order to bear fruit that will greatly increase the strength of whoever eats it. Goku and the Z Warriors cannot let this happen and duke it out with Turles's group for the sake of the planet. Written by charles

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17 March 1998 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Dragon Ball Z The Movie: The Tree of Might  »

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$8,633,074
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Trivia

In one scene, there is a Ferris wheel that says D.B.Z. See more »

Goofs

Gohan doesn't detransform when Turles destroys the Power Ball. This contradicts every other Great Ape transformation in the entire series, in which if the moonlight source is eliminated, detransformation happens instantly. See more »

Quotes

Yamcha: Come on, I can totally help Gohan with his school work.
Chi-Chi: That's exactly what I'm afraid of!
Yamcha: Wait, I forgot to call Bulma!
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Crazy Credits

While other DBZ movies just used whatever opening went with the show at the time the movie was release, Tree of Might features a specially-made opening, featuring the Z-Fighters gathering the Dragon Balls to restore the destroyed forest. See more »

Connections

Followed by Dragon Ball Z: Lord Slug (1991) See more »

Soundtracks

Marugoto
(Ending theme)
Composed by Chiho Kiyooka
Lyrics by Dai Satô
Arranged by Kenji Yamamoto
Performed by Hironobu Kageyama & Ammy
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Spectacular!
17 January 2001 | by See all my reviews

This is a great Dragon Ball Z movie. It's also a pretty good movie compared to many others. The dialogue is not as cheesy as it can be on the series and voices are pretty good. The action scenes and fights are the best part of all. The story is fairly strong and exciting. Involves a lot of the favorite characters to a good degree.

This is a definite must see.


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