In a futuristic society where corporations have replaced countries, the violent game of Rollerball is used to control the populace by demonstrating the futility of individuality. However, one player, Jonathan E., rises to the top, fights for his personal freedom, and threatens the corporate control. Written by
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The next World War will not be fought. It will be PLAYED.
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Some of the other "rollerball cities" mentioned in the movie: Madrid, Manila, Rome, Pittsburgh. See more
During the Tokio game, after Moonpie's been hit, Jonathan E. yells "Over here, over here", but his lip movements do match by no means his words. In a subsequent scene, after Moonpie's been hit again, Jonathan says: "Stay close", but again, his lips don't match what he's saying. See more
If the rule changes stay the same, Mr. Bartholomew, I'm playing with my team.
Too late. The rule changes are already scheduled and announced. There's no going back. You saw to that.
Then I'll see you in Tokyo.
References 2001: A Space Odyssey
Executive Party Dance
Composed by André Previn See more