Category: Back to School

Shaun vs. Battle Royale (2000)

br1Directed by Kinji Fukasaku

Starring Beat Takeshi, Tatsuya Fujiwara and Taro Yamamoto

In a future Japan, the country has become overcrowded so the government passes the “Battle Royale” law, which takes classes of children from middle schools (junior highs) and puts them on a small island to fight to the death.  Only one student can live so it’s everyone for themselves.  Now THAT’S a reality show! Continue reading “Shaun vs. Battle Royale (2000)”

Shaun vs. Terror Train (1980)

terror1Directed by Roger Spottiswood

Starring Jamie Lee Curtis, Ben Johnson and Derek MacKinnon

It’s New Year’s Eve and the last big party for a college fraternity that decides to go out with a bang with a shindig on a train.  Unfortunately there’s a killer on the train who wants to take out those responsible for a cruel prank gone wrong three years earlier.

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