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Batoru rowaiaru = Battle royale (2000)
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Call no.:
DVD 016 456
Title:
Batoru rowaiaru
Alternate titles:
Battle royale
Originally produced:
2000
Format:
DVD
Summary:
Set in the future, follows a class of ninth grade students who have refused to go to class. They are kidnapped and taken to an isolated island where they are forced to fight and kill each other until one victor remains.
Credits:
Toei Company ; a Kinji Fukasaku film ; Battle Royale Production Committee ; producers, Masao Sato, Masumi Okada, Teruo Kamaya, Tetsu Kamaya ; screenplay, Fukasaku Kenta ; director, Kinji Fukasaku.
Edition:
Director's cut, special ed.
Publication:
[Japan] : Toei Company, Ltd., [2001].
Languages:
In Japanese with subtitles in Korean and English.
Details:
2 DVDs (122 min.) : sound, color
Studio(s):
Tōei Kabushiki Kaisha
Director(s):
Fukasaku, Kinji
Screenwriter(s):
Fukasaku, Kenta
Producer(s):
Sato, Masao
Okada, Masumi
Kayama, Tetsu
Kayama, Terou
Cast:
Tatsuya Fujiwara, Aki Maeda, Taro Yamamoto, Masanobu Ando.
Production:
Cinematography, Katsumi Yanaguima ; editor, Hirohide Abe ; music, Masamichi Amano.
Notes:
Aspect ratio 16:9.
Based on the story by Koushun Takami.
DVD release of the 2000 motion picture.
Special features: background of the making the film including the publishing of the book, auditions, theatrical trailer, video trailer, art gallery, and publicity.
Subjects:
Takami, Koushun Film adaptations.
School children Japan Drama.
Murder Drama.
Future in motion pictures.
Motion pictures, Japanese.
Genre:
Feature films.
Film adaptations.
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Location: Van Pelt Video Collection
Format: DVD
Region: NTSC (North America)
Region: PAL
Genre: Feature films
Genre: Film adaptations
Year: 2000s
Spoken language: Japanese
Subtitles: English
Subtitles: Korean
Title: Batoru rowaiaru = Battle royale
Director: Fukasaku, Kinji
Actor: Fujiwara, Tatsuya
Actor: Maeda, Aki
Actor: Yamamoto, Taro
Musical score composer: Amano, Masamichi
Production studio: Tōei Kabushiki Kaisha
Screenplay: Adaptations
Film technique: Live action
Cover image available: Yes