Battle Royale

Battle Royale

Directed by: Kinji Fukasaku

Friday, May 25 - Saturday, July 21, 2012

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NYC theatrical premiere engagement! High-definition digital projection A long-unavailable underground hit, veteran director Fukasaku’s epically violent, still-shocking and deeply influential genre masterpiece takes place in a dystopic alternate universe. To combat social unrest and economic catastrophe, the government has taken radical steps: every year, a randomly-selected ninth-grade class is sent to a deserted island and forced to battle to the death until only one survivor is left.

114 Minutes, In Japanese with English subtitles
Japan, 2000

"One of the essential cult movies of the new millennium."
- Los Angeles Times

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