July 30, 2016  

'Dragon Ball Z' Pushed to 2009

March 5, 2008 (9:07 am) GMT
Though the 20th Century Fox have been preparing 'Dragon Ball Z' for an August 2008 release, it has now been said that the studio are pushing back the date to 2009.

Disappointing news came from "" as a major change has been done to the big screen adaptation of Japanese anime series. According to ComingSoon, the 20th Century Fox's action fantasy film won't be released on August 15, 2008, instead it will bow in theaters eight months later to be exact on April 3, 2009.

Though the official statement regarding the pushing back of the release date has yet to be revealed, several movie news site speculated that the moving has been done to avoid competitions. On the original schedule, "Dragon Ball" will be up against and -starrer thriller "", Warner Bros. Pictures' animation "", 's comedy "" and -starring comedy "", whereas in its new date, the film is yet to have competitors.

Directed by James Wong and produced by , "Dragon Ball" is based on Akira Toriyama's manga which was brought to the small screen as an anime series. The film features mixed theps from Hollywood to Asian actors. Some of them are , , , , Eriko Tamura, Park Joon Hyung and .

TODAY'S HEADLINES

  1. Kanye West Launches Twitter Rants About Apple and Tidal Beef
  2. Tyler Posey Clarifies 'I Am Gay' Snapchat Video, Apologizes for Fake Coming Out
  3. Nick Jonas Offered $2 Million to Perform at RNC
  4. Director Paul Feig Slams Sony for Deleting 'Ghostbusters' Pro-Hillary Tweet
  5. 'Game of Thrones' Set to End With Season 8, Spin-Off Plan Confirmed
  6. Morgan Freeman Eyed to Join Disney's New 'Nutcracker' Film
  7. Get Your First Look at Tyler Hoechlin as Clark Kent on 'Supergirl'
  8. Taika Waititi Hints at Thanos' Connection to 'Thor: Ragnarok' in New Photo