Rollerball Poster

Release Date: July 27th, 2001

DVD Release Date: March 10th, 1998

R|2 hr 8 min

Plot Summary
The year is 2018 in a futuristic society where corporations have replaced countries. A violent futuristic game known as Rollerball is the recreational sport of the world, with teams representing various areas. One player, Jonathan E., fights for his personal freedom and threatens the corporate control.

Cast: James Caan, John Houseman, Maud Adams, John Beck, Moses Gunn, Pamela Hensley, Barbara Trentham, John Normington

Director: Norman Jewison

Genres: Science fiction

Production Co: Algonquin

Distributors: United Artists

Keywords: Pursuit, Revenge, Transformation, Suspenseful, Friend, Underdog, Competition, 2010s, Office

Awards

Nominated Film Editing
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1975)
Nominated Cinematography
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1975)
Nominated Soundtrack
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1975)
Winner Art Direction
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1975)