Battle Royale
Special Edition: Collector's 2-Disc Set
Original Title: Batoru Rowaiaru
Country of Origin:  Japan
Production year: 2000
Director: Kinji Fukasaku
Rating: Rating
UPC [Locale]: 5-023965-345721
Running time: 2:01 (121 Min.)
Casetype: Keep Case
Format: PAL, Color, 1.85:1 Anamorphic Widescreen
DVD-Format: Single-Sided, Single-Layered
Released: February 23, 2004
Collection type: Owned (#1207)
Status: Available
Purchase date: July 11, 2006
Purchase price: Hidden
Review (movie): 0 / 10
Review (video): 0 / 10
Overview
The most controversial Japanese film of the millennium returns in a Special Edition version featuring more violence, more characterisation, and an alternate ending that sheds fresh light on the events of the film.
DVD Covers
Battle Royale (Special Edition: Collector's 2-Disc Set)
Battle Royale (Special Edition: Collector's 2-Disc Set)
Misc.
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Genres
Action
Drama
Suspense/Thriller
Studios
Production Studios:
 • Toei Company
Media Companies:
 • Tartan Video
Audio format
Japanese  Dolby Digital 5.1
Japanese  DTS 5.1
Subtitles
English
Discs
# Description A B DS DL A DL B
1Main Feature
2Bonus Materials
Features
 • Scene Access
 • Feature Trailers
 • Featurettes
 • Outtakes/Bloopers
 • Production Notes/Bios
 • Booklet, Island Map Card
Crew
Direction
Kinji Fukasaku....Director
Writing
Kenta Fukasaku....Screenwriter
Koushun Takami....Original Material By
Production
Masao Sato....Producer
Masumi Okada....Producer
Teruo Kamaya....Producer
Tetsu Kayama....Producer
Ikuro Takano....Executive Producer
Cinematography
Katsumi Yanagishima....Director of Photography
Film Editing
Hirohide Abe....Film Editor
Music
Masamichi Amano....Composer
Art
Kyoko Heya....Production Designer
Cast
Tatsuya Fujiwara....Shuya Nanahara - Boys #15
Aki Maeda....Noriko Nakagawa - Girls #15
Taro Yamamoto....Shougo Kawada - Boys #5
Chiaki Kuriyama....Takako Chigusa - Girls #13
Sousuke Takaoka....Hiroki Sugimura - Boys #11
Takashi Tsukamoto....Shinji Mimura - Boys #19
Yukihiro Kotani....Yoshitoki Kuninobu - Boys #7
Eri Ishikawa....Yukie Utsumi - Girls #2
Sayaka Kamiya....Satomi Noda - Girls #17
Aki Inoue....Fumiyo Fujiyoshi - Girls #18
Takayo Mimura....Kayoko Kotohiki - Girls #8
Yutaka Shimada....Yutaka Seto - Boys #12
Ren Matsuzawa....Keita Iijima - Boys #2
Hirohito Honda....Kazushi Niida - Boys #16
Ryou Nitta....Kyouichi Motobuchi - Boys #20
Sayaka Ikeda....Megumi Etou - Girls #3
Anna Nagata....Hirono Shimizu - Girls #10
Yukari Kanasawa....Yukiko Kitano - Girls #6
Misao Kato....Yumiko Kusaka - Girls #7
Hitomi Hyuga....Yuko Sakaki - Girls #9
Satomi Ishii....Haruka Tanizawa - Girls #12
Asami Kanai....Chisato Matsui - Girls #19
Satomi Hanamura....Yuka Nakagawa - Girls #16
Yousuke Shibata....Mitsuru Numai - Boys #17
Shirou Gou....Ryuhei Sasagawa - Boys #10
Yuuki Masuda....Hiroshi Kuronaga - Boys #9
Shigeki Hirokawa....Shou Tsukioka - Boys #14
Tamaki Mihara....Izumi Kanai - Girls #5
Tomomi Shimaki....Sakura Ogawa - Girls #4
Yasuomi Sano....Kazuhiko Yamamoto - Boys #21
Shin Kusaka....Yoshio Akamatsu - Boys #1
Gouki Nishimura....Tatsumichi Ohki - Boys #3
Shigehiro Yamaguchi....Toshimori Oda - Boys #4
Osamu Ohnishi....Youji Kuramoto - Boys #8
Satoshi Yokomichi....Tadakatsu Hatagami - Boys #18
Junichi Naitou....Yuichiro Takiguchi - Boys #13
Tsuyako Kinoshita....Mizuho Inada - Girls #1
Mai Sekiguchi....Kaori Minami - Girls #20
Takako Baba....Yoshimi Yahagi - Girls #21
Haruka Nomiyama....Mayumi Tendou - Girls #14
Ai Iwamura....Girl - won last BR
Ai Maeda....Shiori, Kitano's doughter (voice)
Minami....Keiko
Michiko Yamamura....Reporter
Suzuka Tonegawa....Young Mitsuko (in Special Version)
Taro Suwa....Middle-aged man (in Special Version)
Reiko Kataoka....Mitsuko's mother (in Special Version)
Takeyuki Hirai....Soldier
Tomu Asakawa....Soldier
Yuya Nakahara....Soldier
Takashi Komori....Soldier
Ryota Nakamura....Soldier
Akihiro Ugajin....Soldier
Yoichi Murakami....Soldier
Tsuguharu Niizaki....Soldier
Jun'ichi Nashiki....Soldier
Hiroshi Kitagawa....Soldier
Hideaki Kawashima....Soldier
Umiji Tasaki....Soldier
Mitsuaki Tachikawa....Soldier
Hidetsugu Okumura....Soldier
Daisuke Yazawa....Soldier
Nobuki Baba....Soldier
Naoki Iwasawa....Soldier
Koji Tokuhisa....Soldier
Mikiya Sanada....Soldier
Kazuhiro Yokokura....Soldier
Shigeki Homma....Soldier
Kazuo Araki....Soldier
Goshi Matsuhara....Soldier
Akira Yoshizawa....Soldier
Kenzo Shirahama....Soldier
Kanji Okumura....Soldier
Shoji Takano....Soldier
Ryoji Sugimoto....Soldier
Hajime Yoneda....Soldier
Hideaki Kojima....Soldier
Nanami Oota....Mitsuko's friend
Ayana Noguchi....Mitsuko's friend
Tetsu Masuda....Home-room teacher of Class 3-A
Kazutoshi Yokoyama....Basketball referee
Kotaru Kamijou....J˘ Kit˘, Basketball player of Class 3-A
Hirobumi Seki....K˘suke Okiyama, Basketball player 3-A
Kiyoyuki Matsumoto....Shinichir˘ Tanaka, Basketball player 3-A
Gou Ryugawa....Lieutenant Anjo
Takashi Taniguchi....Nanahara's father
Ken Nakaide....Mr. Hayashida - Home-room teacher 3-B
Kanako Fukaura....Bus conductress (Basugaido)
Yuko Miyamura....Training Video Girl
Kou Shibasaki....Mitsuko Souma - Girls #11
Masanobu Ando....Kazuo Kiriyama - Boys #6
Takeshi Kitano....Kitano