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
Jeff Hansen <firstname.lastname@example.org>
In the not-too-distant future, wars will no longer exist. But there WILL be...The Game.
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Did You Know?
This was the first film to give full screen credits to the stunt performers. Normally their work would go uncredited, but the director was so impressed by their work, he felt moved to include their names in the closing credits. Ever since, stunt performers have received screen credit for their work. See more
At the beginning of the Madrid game, there is a shot of the crowd just after Jonathan E. takes possession of the ball for the first time; visible in the shot is the scoreboard, reading 1-0 Houston. Neither team has scored as yet. See more
Misplace some data?
The whole of the thirteenth century.
Referenced in Sexmission
Toccata and Fugue in D Minor
(BWV 565) (uncredited)
Composed by Johann Sebastian Bach See more