Battle Royale

Could you kill your best friend?

  • Rating
    Not rated yet!
Podcast Release Date:
Sep 11, 2015

Battle Royale Series Episode 1

Your support is what keeps Now Playing on the air!

The Japanese government has a new law to help deal with unruly, rebellious teens — Battle Royale! Each year a class of students are put in competition to kill each other, and the last survivor wins. Based on the novel by Koushun Takamil, this ultraviolent film gained acclaim for its satire and its violence. It’s also been speculated Hunger Games author Suzanne Collins used this story as the basis for her hit novel trilogy. Will the Now Playing hosts have a Battle Royale when reviewing the film? Donate to hear the whole review!

Explicit: This is an uncensored podcast which may contain strong language and adult content that is not appropriate for all ages.

This podcast is not available for general download. This podcast was made as a “Thank You” for those who support Now Playing. It is available for individual purchase through the Podbean web site and app.

Thank you in advance for your support of Now Playing!

Movie Details

Series
Battle Royale
Original Title
バトル・ロワイアル
Title
Battle Royale
Director
Kinji Fukasaku
Author
Producer
Kenta Fukasaku, Kinji Fukasaku, Kimio Kataoka, Chie Kobayashi, Hisao Nabeshima, Masumi Okada
Writer
Actors
Tatsuya Fujiwara, Aki Maeda, Takeshi Kitano, Tarō Yamamoto, Masanobu Ando, Kou Shibasaki, Chiaki Kuriyama, Takashi Tsukamoto, Sousuke Takaoka, Yukihiro Kotani, Eri Ishikawa, Sayaka Kamiya, Takayo Mimura, Yutaka Shimada, Ren Matsuzawa, Hirohito Honda, Ryou Nitta, Sayaka Ikeda, Anna Nagata, Yukari Kanasawa, Misao Kato, Hitomi Hyuga, Satomi Ishii, Asami Kanai, Satomi Hanamura, Yousuke Shibata, Shiro Go, Yuuki Masuda, Shigeki Hirokawa, Tamaki Mihara, Tomomi Shimaki, Yasuomi Sano, Shin Kusaka, Gouki Nishimura, Shigehiro Yamaguchi, Osamu Ohnishi, Satoshi Yokomichi, Junichi Naitou, Tsuyako Kinoshita, Mai Sekiguchi, Takako Baba, Haruka Nomiyama, Aki Inoue, Ai Iwamura, Ai Maeda, Minami, Michi Yamamura, Kazutoshi Yokoyama, Gô Tatsukawa, Takashi Taniguchi, Ken Nakaide, Kanako Fukaura, Yuko Miyamura, Takeyuki Hirai, Tomu Asakawa, Yûya Nakahara, Takashi Komori, Ryôta Nakamura, Akihiro Ugajin, Yôichi Murakami, Tsuguharu Niizaki, Jun'ichi Nashiki, Hiroshi Kitagawa, Hideaki Kawashima, Umiji Tasaki, Hidetsugu Okumura, Daisuke Yazawa, Nobuki Baba, Naoki Iwasawa, Kôji Tokuhisa, Mikiya Sanada, Kazuhiro Yokokura, Shigeki Homma, Kazuo Araki, Gôshi Matsuhara, Akira Yoshizawa, Kenzo Shirahama, Kanji Okumura, Shôji Takano, Ryouji Sugimoto, Hajime Yoneda, Hideaki Kojima, Mitsuaki Tachikawa
Runtime
2 h 03 min
Release Date
16 December 2000
Genres
Drama, Thriller, Action
Overview
In the future, the Japanese government captures a class of ninth-grade students and forces them to kill each other under the revolutionary "Battle Royale" act.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *