So DBZ Resurrection F has finally gotten its UK home release after a hugely successful theatrical run, where it got to Number 5 in the UK Box Office. , Madman Entertainment released the film in Australia and New Zealand on DVD and Blu-ray on November 18, 2015 In United Kingdom, Manga Entertainment released the DVD and Blu-ray on January 25, 2016.  Toei released a short advertisement depicting Goku and Frieza fighting in their new forms, days before the magazine's official release. ", On December 5, 2014, the first full trailer for the film was aired on Fuji TV's morning show Mezamashi TV. They succeed, and Freeza subsequently seeks revenge on the Saiya-jin. , Producer Norihiro Hayashida said that although Toriyama came up with the story for Battle of Gods, its script was actually written by someone else.  Their English language production premiered in North American theaters on August 4 for a limited run, initially to August 12, and then extended to August 17. (史上最悪の願い。), followed by Goku transforming into a Super Saiyan. A promotional image released for the film depicts Frieza, Goku, Vegeta, Piccolo, Son Gohan, Krillin, as well as the God of Destruction Beerus and Whis from the previous film Battle of Gods. BoxOfficeMojo.com by IMDbPro - an Therefore Resurrection 'F' marks the first time the original creator wrote a screenplay for the series. Genres Action Adventure Animation Comedy Family Fantasy Sci-Fi.  Like its prequel, the events of Resurrection 'F' were later adapted as the second story arc of Dragon Ball Super, with some events being altered or expanded in the series' version of events. And they reached that gross with only one showtime in … Costumed mascots of Son Goku and Frieza were also present at the event which was held on Setsubun, and accordingly beans were thrown at Frieza in the mamemaki tradition. Running Time 1 hr 33 min. Fantasy Although Frieza initially gains the upper hand, Goku soon realize that Frieza's energy drains quickly due to his lack of experience with the golden form. The first 1.5 million filmgoers received a book called Dragon Ball Volume F (ドラゴンボール 巻「Ｆ」), which includes Toriyama's complete script for the movie as well as design materials. Tested & Working  The film was the sixth highest-grossing Japanese film at the Japanese box office in 2015, with ¥3.74 billion ($31.1 million).  The following day a slightly different trailer and a special audio message from Frieza (Ryūsei Nakao) were added to the film's official website, as well as some of the cast and crew. But, Sorbet and Tagoma, previous Freeza's servants, decide to revive his leader using the Dragon Balls.  In Australia it has made AUS $1.5 million by its third weekend of August 20–23. , In November 2014, the film's Japanese title of Dragon Ball Z: Fukkatsu no F and basic plot outline were unveiled in the January 2015 issue of V Jump. Widest Release … , On October 20, 2015 Funimation launched to North America three versions of the home video, the Collector's Edition, Blu-ray/DVD Combo and a standard DVD. A previous press statement from Funimation had the movie at making $5.97 million as of Sunday. Dragon Ball Z: Resurrection F has already grossed $51.6M overseas. , Momoiro Clover Z appeared with Masako Nozawa at a press conference in Tokyo on February 3, 2015, where it was announced that all five members will have roles in the movie as "angels from hell." All Time | FUNimation® Entertainment announced a record breaking opening night for the theatrical release of “Dragon Ball Z: Resurrection ‘F’.” The anime film, which opened last night in 894 theaters across the U.S., brought in a stunning $1.97 Million box office for FUNimation Films on opening day of the limited theatrical event. Madman Entertainment released the film in Australian theaters on August 6, where it ran through until August 19, 2015. Daily | Dragon Ball Z Side Story: Plan to Eradicate the Saiyans, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Dragon_Ball_Z:_Resurrection_%27F%27&oldid=998807432, Pages with non-numeric formatnum arguments, Articles containing Japanese-language text, Official website different in Wikidata and Wikipedia, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 7 January 2021, at 03:24. , Like the previous film, the music in Resurrection 'F' was composed by Norihito Sumitomo. , The film was released in Japan in standard and limited edition DVD and Blu-ray formats on October 7, 2015. The earliest four taking place on March 30, two more the following day, and the final two on April 2. Latest Updates: Vegeta dominates Frieza who is humiliated and proceeds to launch a surprise energy blast into the Earth, completely destroying it and subsequently killing Vegeta. It came to him while watching them perform their 2008 song "F", which is about the fictional character.  Extreme Butōden also has Goku's new form from the movie as a playable character and Vegeta's as an assist character. Deadline reports that on …  The film opened in Italy on September 11, 2015 and finished with a total weekend gross of €0.52 million (approximately US$0.6 million). In a post-credits scene, Frieza returns to Hell, and to his dismay, is welcomed back. With Masako Nozawa, Ryô Horikawa, Hiromi Tsuru, Masaharu Satô. In it Frieza explains how the card program works and Goku's yelling of Frieza's name appears as a pun on the word "free. , In mid-June, the film debuted in Latin American markets grossing $7.11 million during its opening weekend. Geekdom101 4,351 views.  In the United States, it debuted with an $1.97 million opening from 895 theaters and grossed another $1.55 million the following day.  As of February 2019, the DVD and Blu-ray releases have grossed over $8 million in US retail sales. Definitely a huge achievement for an anime film. company. News |  Madman Entertainment released the film in Australian theaters on August 6, both subtitled and dubbed in English, where it ran through until August 19, 2015.  Along with Frieza's new form, the Super Saiyan God Super Saiyan forms of both Goku and Vegeta also appear as downloadable content in Dragon Ball Xenoverse.. League Division 1 football team Yokohama F. Marinos, a special poster with players mimicking the film's own was displayed in promotion of their matches with Vegalta Sendai on April 12 and Shonan Bellmare on April 25, 2015. Also featured in the image were two new characters that are servants of Frieza, Sorbet and Tagoma.  In other territories, the film grossed an estimated $53.7 million by January 1, 2016. Peace has returned to Earth following the battle with Beerus the God of Destruction in the previous movie, while the deceased Frieza is trapped in a cocoon in Hell being tormented by the Angels of Hell.With their power dwindling due to the absence of their leader, the remnants of Frieza's army are led by an alien named Sorbet, who decides to revive their master. Dragon Ball Z: Resurrection F Box Office Numbers Update - $8 Million + #9 All-Time Domestic Anime - Duration: 3:00. Having greatly increased his power as the result of his training, Frieza overwhelms the warriors but Bulma is successful in making contact with Whis, notifying Goku and Vegeta of Frieza's return. , In April 2015, the 20th issue of Weekly Shōnen Jump revealed Goku's new form of the Super Saiyan God transformation he acquired in Battle of Gods. , On review aggregator website Rotten Tomatoes, the film has a rating of 83%, based on 18 reviews, with an average rating of 6.28/10. Comparatively, the animated Dragon Ball took in $12K and the Vin Diesel starrer grabbed $19K. Upon learning that Goku has grown far more powerful over time, Frieza postpones the invasion so he can train himself for the first time. Son Goku, Turtle Hermit, Kuririn). 3:00. Vegeta scoffs and indicates that he would rather die and Goku humorously agrees. The song was released as a single on April 29, 2015 and includes a cover of Hironobu Kageyama's "Cha-La Head-Cha-La", the original opening theme of Dragon Ball Z. They also got either a Goku or Vegeta card for the Dragon Ball Heroes arcade game and a certificate that gives them access to exclusive content for five different Dragon Ball video games.  A flyer of the same image, with a backside showing Shenlong, handed out at the Jump Victory Carnival event on July 19 revealed that Dragon Ball Z animation supervisor Tadayoshi Yamamuro is directing the new film. , In March 2015, a collaboration between Toei Animation and Kirin Company spawned two dance parody commercials tying Resurrection 'F' with Kirin's Mets cola beverage, with the grape flavor advertisement featuring Frieza and his henchmen, and the orange flavor ad featuring Goku and the other heroes. http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/dragon-ball-z-resurrection-f-closes-run-with-historic-8m-box-office-and-top-ten-ranking-300128590.html BOM has it at $7.71 million as of the same point in time because it doesn't include Canada.  On March 15, 2015, Funimation announced that they licensed the film for North America and, together with Toei, screened the subtitled movie at Grauman's Egyptian Theatre in Los Angeles on April 11. Its theme song is "Z no Chikai" (『Z』の誓い, "Pledge of Z") by the Japanese idol group, Momoiro Clover Z. Directed by Tadayoshi Yamamuro. For those who don’t get nerdy about box office results, the per-theater average refers to the amount of money a film makes compared to the number of theaters that the film actually screened in. , Dragon Ball Z: Resurrection 'F' opened at number one in the Japanese box office, earning approximately $8.1 million with 716,000 tickets sold in its first two days. Tested & Working 2 - Dragon Ball Z: Resurrection F (DVD, 2015) W Slip Cover. Resurrection 'F' opened in 658 2D and 3D theaters across Japan on April 18, 2015. The film's plot depicts the return of the villain Frieza, whom after his resurrection via the eponymous Dragon Balls, goes into extensive training so that he can exact his revenge on the Saiyans. Dream 9 Toriko & One Piece & Dragon Ball Z Super Collaboration Special!! Goku, Beerus, and the others are shielded by Whis and left floating in space on a small patch of earth where they lament on the loss. Shawn Saris of IGN awarded the film a score of 8 out of 10, saying "DBZ: Resurrection ‘F’ is a fast-paced film with tons of action and great animation, but lacks any meaningful punch." In the aftermath, Goku and Vegeta discuss the assertion by Whis that, if the two of them were to properly learn to work together, opponents like Frieza would be defeated much easier. , Frieza's new form from the film is a playable character in the video games Dragon Ball Heroes, Dragon Ball Zenkai Battle Royale, Dragon Ball Z: Extreme Butōden and Dragon Ball Xenoverse. For example, Dragon Ball Z: Resurrection F has the second biggest opening day in the franchise with $1.8 million USD, and it went on to earn about $8 million USD overall. IMDb The home video release of Fukkatsu no 'F' sold approximately 41,442 copies in its first week.  On July 26, 2015, at MCM Manchester Comic-Con, Manga Entertainment announced the release of the film in the United Kingdom in September 2015.  Resurrection 'F' received a Silver Excellence Award at the 33rd Golden Gross Award and was nominated for Animation of the Year at the 39th Japan Academy Prize. All rights reserved. Vegeta remarks that it is about time they finally agree on something. Sci-Fi. Dragon Ball Z: Resurrection ‘F’ was the biggest film début of 2015 to date, and the strongest opening for any Dragon Ball Z feature. For instance, while Rogue Nation had an average of $7,147 in 3,988 theaters, Resurrection ‘F’ came in with $9,934 in a meager 183 theaters. … He then sets off to Earth with one other minion, Tagoma, where they convince E… The Collector's Edition includes both the DVD and the Blu-ray, as well as a slipcover, cards, and a reversible cover for the inner box. Financial analysis of Dragon Ball Z: Resurrection 'F' (2015) at the Australia Box Office, including earnings and profitability. Goku transforms into a new godly Super Saiyan form with a glowing blue hair and aura (later dubbed Super Saiyan Blue) and Frieza assumes his new gold-plated form, which he dubs Golden Frieza. Dragon Ball Z: Resurrection "F" has opened to an impressive debut, making more than $3 million in only a few weeknights. When Krillin attempts to revive Goku with a healing Senzu bean, Frieza attacks him, but Vegeta deflects the energy blast which subsequently kills Sorbet. Release Date Aug 4, 2015 - Aug 17, 2015. As such, Resurrection 'F was officially considered to be part of the Dragon Ball canon. International | Other details included in the trailer were a defeated Gohan and Goku, Frieza's henchmen fighting against Piccolo, Tien Shinhan, Master Roshi and Krillin.  By the end of the year, it had sold 65,787 copies of both DVDs and Blu-rays. , Dragon Ball Z: Resurrection 'F' grossed a final total of $8.4 million in the United States and Canada.  Deadline Hollywood reported that it had the biggest opening in Japan to that point for 2015, making Japan the only territory in the world where Furious 7 did not debut at number one.  An English-language version of the song has also been recorded for use in international versions of the film. The Z-Fighters must contend with Lord Beerus, the God of Destruction, but only a God can fight a God, and none of them are Gods. The film was originally announced in July 2014 under the tentative title of Dragon Ball Z 2015 in the September 2014 issue of V Jump magazine. Trailer 2 for Dragonball Z: Resurrection F. Dragon Ball Z: Resurrection "F" (2015) Not Rated | Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi Sam Leach of Anime News Network gave the film a B. Resurrection 'F' received a Silver Excellence Award at the 33rd Golden Gross Award and was nominated for Animation of the Year at the 39th Japan A… Dragon Ball Z: Resurrection 'F' (Japanese: ドラゴンボールZ 復活の「F（エフ）」, Hepburn: Doragon Bōru Zetto: Fukkatsu no 'Efu') is a 2015 Japanese animated science fantasy martial arts film, the nineteenth movie based on the Dragon Ball series, and the fifteenth to carry the Dragon Ball Z branding, released theatrically on April 18. 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FUNimation Entertainment announced a record breaking opening night for the theatrical release of Dragon Ball Z: Resurrection of F. The anime film, …  A trailer featuring the series' heroes fighting Frieza and his 1,000-man army was released on March 24 by Mainichi Shimbun.