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2 hr. 2 min.

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42 9th graders are sent to a deserted island. They are given a map, food, and various weapons. An explosive collar is fitted around their neck. If they break a rule, the collar explodes. Their mission: kill each other and be the last one standing. The last survivor is allowed to leave the island. If there is more than one survivor, the collars explode and kill them all.

Cast: Tatsuya Fujiwara , Aki Maeda , Taro Yamamoto , Masanobu Andô , Kou Shibasaki , Chiaki Kuriyama , Bîto Takeshi ,

Director: Kinji Fukasaku

Genres: Thriller

Battle Royale (2001)

Release Date: January 1st, 2001|2 hr. 2 min.

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