Battle Royale

Friday, November 17 - Saturday, December 23, 2023

“On the way to a supposed class trip, 42 9th grade students are taken to an island to fight to the death. Only one survivor is allowed to leave the island. This certified classic is both dreamy, terrifying, and action-packed!” — Evan Schwartz, host of The Red Eye

Screening as part of our series The Red Eye

  • Country Japan
  • Language Japanese with English Subtitles
  • Year 2000
  • Running Time 122 minutes
  • Format DCP
  • Distributor Lionsgate
  • Director Kinji Fukasaku
  • Cast Tatsuya Fujiwara, Aki Maeda, Taro Yamamoto, Chiaki Kuriyama

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