“DRAGON BALL Z Saiyan Double Feature” – Classic DBZ Titles Come to Cinemas for the First Time This November
Double Feature Brings 1990’s BARDOCK- THE FATHER OF GOKU & 1995’s FUSION REBORN to Big Screens
Source: Fathom Events press release
Special Thanks to Katherine Schwappach, Erik Stein and David Syatt
Anime fans are in for a treat with the upcoming “DRAGON BALL Z Saiyan Double Feature” from Fathom Events and Toei Animation Inc., containing the U.S. & Canada cinema debuts of DRAGON BALL Z: BARDOCK- THE FATHER OF GOKU (たったひとりの最終決戦〜フリーザに挑んだZ戦士 孫悟空の父〜, Tatta Hitori no Saishuu Kessen ~Furīza ni Idonda Zetto-senshi Son Goku no Chichi~, 1990) and DRAGON BALL Z: FUSION REBORN (ドラゴンボールZ 復活のフュージョン!!悟空とベジータ, Doragon Booru Zetto Fukkatsu no Fyuujon!! Gokuu to Bejiita, 1995). In addition to the fully remastered with English dub anime features, audiences will view special content and receive an exclusive Dragon Ball Super trading card by Bandai (while supplies last, quantities are limited).
DRAGON BALL Z: BARDOCK- THE FATHER OF GOKU: When a low-class Saiyan soldier named Bardock unexpectedly inherits the ability to see into the future, his life takes a dramatic turn for the worse! Haunted by visions of his own end as well as the destruction of his entire planet, Bardock sets off on a nightmarish race with fate to advert the impending disaster. But Bardock seems to be stumbling along in a maze of hopeless despair until a vision of his baby son, Kakarot, as a grown man inspires him to make a change and confront his destiny head on! This is the story of Bardock, the father of Goku!
DRAGON BALL Z: FUSION REBORN: An industrial disaster in Other World unleashes the monstrous Janemba, a beast who grows stronger with each passing minute. While Goku and Vegeta fight for Other World’s survival, Goten and Trunks confront a ghoulish army of the undead back on Earth. A dangerous plan of attack is devised, and only an unprecedented act of teamwork can save the universe!
Tickets for the “DRAGON BALL Z Saiyan Double Feature” are available online at fathomevents.com/events/dragon-ball-z-bardock-the-father-of-goku-and-fusion-reborn and participating box offices. Moviegoers throughout the U.S. will be able to enjoy these events in more than 650 select movie theaters. A complete list of U.S. theater locations is available on the Fathom Events website and (theaters locations are subject to change).
Saturday, November 3 at 12:55 p.m. (local time) – English dubbed
Monday, November 5 at 7:00 p.m. (local time) – English dubbed
Additionally, in partnership with Fathom Events, Cineplex will present the “DRAGON BALL Z Saiyan Double Feature” in Canada at select locations. For more information visit cineplex.com/Movie/dragon-ball-z-saiyan-double-feature.
About Fathom Events
Fathom Events is the leading event cinema distributor with theater locations in all top 100 DMAs® (Designated Market Areas) and ranks as one of the largest overall theater content distributors. Owned by AMC Entertainment Inc. (NYSE: AMC), Cinemark Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: CNK) and Regal Entertainment Group (NYSE: RGC), Fathom Events offers a variety of unique entertainment events in movie theaters such as live performances of the Metropolitan Opera, top Broadway stage productions, major sporting events, epic concerts, the yearlong TCM Big Screen Classics series, inspirational events and popular anime franchises. Fathom Events takes audiences behind the scenes for unique extras including audience Q&As, backstage footage and interviews with cast and crew, creating the ultimate VIP experience. Fathom Events’ live Digital Broadcast Network (“DBN”) is the largest cinema broadcast network in North America, bringing live and pre-recorded events to 941 locations and 1,496 screens in 181 DMAs. The company also provides corporations a compelling national footprint for hosting employee meetings, customer rewards events and new product launches. For more information, visit www.FathomEvents.com.
About Toei Animation Company, Ltd.
With headquarters in Tokyo and sales offices in Los Angeles, Hong Kong and Paris, Toei Animation ranks among the world’s most prolific animation production studios. Toei Animation’s operations include animation development and production, and worldwide marketing and program licensing with flagship titles such as DRAGON BALL, SAINT SEIYA, SAILOR MOON, CAPTAIN HARLOCK and ONE PIECE.