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The movie was shot in different locations all over Japan. The one location that was actually a small island was Hachijô-Kojima, an uninhabited island in the Izu chain hundreds of miles south of Tôkyô – it is used in many scenes where the students are seen by the seashore, as well as the shot of the island at the end.
Battle Royale (バトル・ロワイアル ) is a 2000 Japanese action thriller film adapted from the 1999 novel of the same name by Koushun Takami directed by Kinji Fukasaku, the screenplay written by his son Kenta, and stars Takeshi Kitano.
Rating: ★★★★★ by milo