Has anybody ever seen the movie Battle Royale? Its basically a Japanese Hunger Games, except a lot bloodier.
I normally hate gory movies; a girl kills a dude by stabbing his balls for petes sake. Its pretty gory. I don't recommend it to you if you're under 17.
Battle Royale is a movie that takes place in Japan. 42 kids from one class of 9th Graders are put onto a deserted island and are left to fight until one remains as the winner. Sounds familiar, right? Here's where it gets freaky. The main characters are two students in love, a boy and a girl. Both stay together to try and survive. Sounds really familiar, huh? Get this. Battle Royale came out in the year 2000, where the book came out in 1999. Hmmm... interesting. There's a rumor floating around that The Hunger Games is actually based on Battle Royale, and I must say, they are quite similar. Although, Battle Royale is actually in Japanese, so I watched it with English Subtitles. If you're 17 and o