Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Gods' Coming to Theaters August.
July 3, 2014
Both FUNnimation and
Screenvision are bringing the epic animated Dragon Ball Z: Battle
of the Gods film to theaters for a limited run, beginning August 5.
The film will be played across 400 screens
"We're very excited to
bring Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Gods to movie theaters across the
country this summer," said Gen Fukunaga, CEO and President of
FUNimation Entertainment. "Dragon Ball Z has always been a
huge part of everything we do at FUNimation, and speaking as a fan
myself, I can't wait to watch it on the big
"Partnering with FUNimation Entertainment is a
great way to bring MORE unique programming to our exhibitor
partners and their movie-goers, while also bringing Dragon Ball Z
to the big screen" said Darryl Schaffer, Executive Vice President,
Operations and Exhibitor Relations,
In case you don't know:
Dragon Ball Z: Battle of the Gods, follows the events from the
Dragon Ball Z television series, after the defeat of Majin Buu, a
new power awakens and threatens humanity. Beerus, an ANCIENT and
powerful God of Destruction, searches for Goku after hearing rumors
of the Saiyan warrior who defeated Frieza. Realizing the threat
Beerus poses to their home planet, the Z-fighters must find a way
to stop him before it's too late. Only Goku, humanity's last hope,
can ascend to the level of a legendary Super Saiyan God and stop
Beerus from destroying Earth, and possibly the entire universe!
Fans of Dragon Ball Z, one of the most successful anime brands of
all time, will be delighted to know that Battle of Gods is an
original work from the Dragon Ball creator himself, Akira
Dragon Ball Z: Battle
of the Gods is a limited theatrical event and is set to play August
5, 6, 7 & 9 everywhere.