Directed by Kinji Fukasaku, and written by Kenta Fukasaku (screenplay), "Batoru rowaiaru" (also known as "Battle Royale") is an Action/Drama/Thriller film, released in the USA on March 23 of 2001.
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Who is the director of "Batoru rowaiaru":
Batoru rowaiaru was directed by Kinji Fukasaku, a Japanese director, writer, producer, and actor.
Before making Batoru rowaiaru, Kinji Fukasaku had directed Omocha, released in 1999, Hana no ran (1988), Makai tenshô (1981), Fukkatsu no hi (1980), Uchu kara no messeji (1978), and Hokuriku dairi senso (1977).
What was the release date of "Batoru rowaiaru":
Batoru rowaiaru was first released on Friday, March 23, 2001, in the United States. Also released on this day was Heartbreakers (dir. David Mirkin). This was eighteen (18) years ago.
It has been released on Saturday, August 18, 2001 in the United Kingdom; Saturday, July 28, 2001 in France; Thursday, April 18, 2002 in Germany; Sunday, October 07, 2001 in Spain; Saturday, June 09, 2001 in Australia and on Saturday, December 16, 2000 in Japan.
What is the Storyline of "Batoru rowaiaru":
In the sequel, survivors of previous Battle Royales, led by Shuya Nanahara (the hero of the first film), have formed a rebel group called the "Wild Seven". As in the first film, a class of teenagers from are kidnapped by the Japanese government. Instead of stereotypically studious Japanese students, these ninth graders are ?a ragtag collection of delinquents and losers from all over Japan,? including tough-guy rugby players and punks with dyed hair. More importantly, many are orphans whose parents or [...]
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