Don’t F with the Original: Battle Royale

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To celebrate the release of The Hunger Games: Catching Fire (2013) in theatres, Nick and Dimitri review the movie that Suzanne Collins allegedly knocked off: Fukasaku Kinji’s Battle Royale (2000). Then they explain why the rip-off police needs to calm the hell down. Come back next time as we discuss Oldboy (2003).

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Editor in Chief / Movie Critic: When he started this site, Dimitri never thought he'd be writing blurbs about himself in the third person. In his other life, he works as a writer, translator, and editor for various publications in print and online. His motto is, "Have pen, will travel."