Battle Royale: The Best Teen Movie

Why is Kinji Fukasaku’s Battle Royale so often overlooked on Best Of lists of teen movies? In this video essay, Nerdwriter discusses the film, building a case for this movie not only as exemplary of the teen movie genre, but as one that’s had a broad cultural impact on movies and video games since its release in 2000.




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