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DragonBall Z. Season five [videorecording] / Bird Studio/Shueisha ; original Japanese version: original author, Akira Toriyama ; produced by Toei Animation Co., Ltd. ; English version: FUNimation Productions, Ltd. ; producers, Daniel Cocanougher, Barry Watson.

Toriyama, Akira, 1955- (Added Author). Cocanougher, Daniel. (Added Author). Watson, Barry (Barry J.) (Added Author). Bird Studio (Firm) (Added Author). Shūeisha. (Added Author). Toei Animation Company. (Added Author). FUNimation Productions, Ltd. (Added Author). FUNimation Entertainment (Firm) (Added Author).

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  • ISBN: 1421012367
  • ISBN: 9781421012360
  • Physical Description: 6 videodiscs (615 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet.
  • Publisher: [Fort Worth, Tex.] : FUNimation Entertainment, c2008.

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General Note: Title from container.
Originally broadcast on Japanese television.
Contains all 26 episodes from the fifth season.
Includes the complete Imperfect and Perfect Cell sagas.
Based on the manga by Akira Toriyama.
Special features: Widescreen transfer from original Japanese film; newly revised English dialogue; English voice track with original Japanese music; marathon play special feature.
Formatted Contents Note: Disc 1 (Episodes 140-145): Seized with fear -- Reunion -- Borrowed powers -- His name is Cell -- Piccolo's folly -- Laboratory basement. Disc 2 (Episodes 146-151): Our hero awakes -- Time chamber -- Monster is coming -- He's here -- Up to Piccolo -- Silent warrior. Disc 3 (Episodes 152-156): Say goodbye, 17 -- Sacrifice -- Saiyans emerge -- Super Vegeta -- Bow to the prince. Disc 4 (Episodes 157-159): Hour of temptation -- Krillin's decision -- Last defense. Disc 5 (Episodes 160-162): Cell is complete -- Vegeta must pay -- Trunks ascends. Disc 6 (Episodes 163-165): Saving throw -- Ghosts from tomorrow -- Cell games.
Summary, etc.: The Z-Fighters gather their forces in an effort to combat the Android menace that has been set loose upon the planet. But they are about to discover that the Androids are the least of their worries. An even greater threat has risen from the shadows-- Dr. Gero's most lethal creation: Cell! Born from the genetic material of the greatest warriors ever to walk the Earth, Cell is Dr. Gero's ultimate weapon, a perfect fighting machine capable of duplicating all of the Z-Fighters' most powerful attacks. Now, after years of waiting, Cell has begun to unleash his terrifying powers, wiping out entire cities as he gathers the energy he needs to fulfill his creator's grand design. The Z-Fighters must find a way to stop this monstrous foe before he completes his quest to absorb the other Androids and achieves his invincible Perfect Form.
Target Audience Note: Rating: TV-PG.
System Details Note: DVD, regions 1, 2, 4, widescreen (16:9) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, Dolby Digital stereo., Dolby Digital mono., NTSC, remastered in High Definition, digitally restored.
Language Note: Japanese voice track with original music (mono.); dubbed English voice track with original Japanese music (5.1 surround); dubbed English voice track with TV broadcast music (stereo.); English subtitles.
Subject: Digital recordings.
Heroes > Drama.
Good and evil > Drama.
Imaginary wars and battles > Drama.
Martial arts > Drama.
Heroes and heroines > Drama.
Good and evil > Drama.
Imaginary wars and battles > Drama.
Martial arts > Drama.
Genre: Television programs.
Foreign television programs > Japan.
Animated television programs > Japan.
Adventure television programs.
Fantasy television programs.
Adventure > Animation > Television series.
Fantasy > Animation > Television series.
Television serials.
Animated television programs.
Adventure television programs.
Fantasy television programs.

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