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Rated NR · 114 minutes · 2000

SciFi/Fantasy, Thriller
Set in the near future, Kinji Fukasaku's 2000 Japanese feature concerns a government plan to combat rising juvenile delinquency by kidnapping teenagers, sending them to a deserted island, arming them, and ordering them to kill one another, with the lone survivor returning to society. With Takeshi Kitano. In Japanese with subtitles.

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Director: Kinji Fukasaku
Writer: Kenta Fukasaku
Producer: Akio Kamatani, Tetsu Kayama, Masumi Okada and Masao Sato
Cast: Tatsuya Fujiwara, Aki Maeda, Taro Yamamoto, Masanobu Andô, Kou Shibasaki, Chiaki Kuriyama and Bîto Takeshi

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