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. Deadline reports that on … [57], In mid-June, the film debuted in Latin American markets grossing $7.11 million during its opening weekend. Upon learning that Goku has grown far more powerful over time, Frieza postpones the invasion so he can train himself for the first time. [23] An English-language version of the song has also been recorded for use in international versions of the film. Adventure [72], Madman Entertainment released the film in Australia and New Zealand on DVD and Blu-ray on November 18, 2015[73] In United Kingdom, Manga Entertainment released the DVD and Blu-ray on January 25, 2016. 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. (史上最悪の願い。), followed by Goku transforming into a Super Saiyan. © IMDb.com, Inc. or its affiliates. The earliest four taking place on March 30, two more the following day, and the final two on April 2. Resurrection 'F' is the second film in the franchise to be personally supervised by series creator Akira Toriyama and serves as a direct sequel to 2013's Battle of Gods. Geekdom101 4,351 views. The previous movie Battle of Gods was the first ever Japanese film to be shown at IMAX Digital theaters, but was not in 3D. Japan was the final market to release F7 to the world. 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. "[14], On December 5, 2014, the first full trailer for the film was aired on Fuji TV's morning show Mezamashi TV. [7][63][64] In other territories, the film grossed an estimated $53.7 million by January 1, 2016. Dragon Ball Z: Resurrection F Box Office Numbers Update - $8 Million + #9 All-Time Domestic Anime - Duration: 3:00. 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. The film brought in 40.3% more revenue (and about 27.4% more ticket sales) than Dragon Ball Z: Battle of the Gods, which hit theaters in March 2013. [62], Dragon Ball Z: Resurrection 'F' grossed a final total of $8.4 million in the United States and Canada. Resurrection 'F' opened in 658 2D and 3D theaters across Japan on April 18, 2015. 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. Directed by Tadayoshi Yamamuro. Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Gods. [15] Hayashida also admitted that the team gave the film a fast pace by focusing on fight scenes for the American audience, which "may have caused some shortcomings on the dramatic level. He then sets off to Earth with one other minion, Tagoma, where they convince E… All rights reserved. Vegeta remarks that it is about time they finally agree on something. [31], 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. [51][52], 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. Manga Entertainment acquired the rights for the release in the United Kingdom in September 2015. Goku fights Frieza first and quickly gains the advantage but the latter deduces that he is holding back, so the two foes agree to fight at full power. Dragon Ball Z: Resurrection F has already grossed $51.6M overseas. [48] 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. Once restored and back in command of his forces, Frieza abuses some of his minions and plots revenge against the Super Saiyans. [6][65] As of March 10, 2016, the film has grossed ¥7.7 billion worldwide, including over ¥3.7 billion in Japan and ¥4.0 billion outside of Japan. [21] Toei released a short advertisement depicting Goku and Frieza fighting in their new forms, days before the magazine's official release. Box Office Mojo and IMDb are trademarks or registered trademarks of IMDb.com, Inc. or its affiliates. [17], 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." Tested & Working Dream 9 Toriko & One Piece & Dragon Ball Z Super Collaboration Special!! [60][61] In South Korea, the film grossed ₩176,019,000 ($155,610) in 2015. Madman Entertainment released the film in Australian theaters on August 6, where it ran through until August 19, 2015. 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. and UPDATE, Tuesday, 9:59 AM: Dragon Ball Z: Resurrection F is now up to $6.3M after a very strong Sunday play in only 181 theaters. Dragon Ball Z: Resurrection "F" has opened to an impressive debut, making more than $3 million in only a few weeknights. [7] It opened in Canada on Thursday, August 6. The image of Son Goku in Super Saiyan form using the Shunkan Idō technique confirmed Akira Toriyama's credits for the original concept, screenplay and character designs and his mention that the film would be a continuation of his original manga. [39] It is also screened in ten 4DX theaters across Japan, which adds environmental effects such as seat motion, wind, rain and scents to the standard video and audio. 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. | international | Showdowns, containing 32 tracks, was released in Japan and through international dubbed versions more than... 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