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Parents Guide for
Battle Royale (2000) More at IMDbPro »Batoru rowaiaru (original title)

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Sex & Nudity

One character is mentioned being on her period, then she is accused of having sex with almost half of the boys in the school and her friend's boyfriend.

A male student badgers a female student to have sex with him. He is consistently rejected.

A pedophile tries to rape a young girl. Minimal skin shown. (Director's cut)

Two male students are seen slain. When the camera zooms out, we see they are completely naked. A female student finishes dressing, then walks off. It is implied that she had sex with them before she killed them. Genitals of one of the dead male students can briefly be seen.

According to source material,Mitsuko Souma is a seductive character

Violence & Gore

The following statement may scare some sensitive user/audiences

Someone is stabbed in the back once. We see some blood on the blade and the back of his jacket.

A man's bloody corpse is seen and an eye is briefly shown missing.

A girl gets a knife to the forehead. Another girl is shot in the upper arm and a boy is punched in the face and slashed across the back:

It is revealed that the students are wearing necklaces that can be activated to explode if they misbehave. One student's necklace is activated, and he is seen freaking out and it explodes, causing his throat to burst open and blood spraying out of it Kill Bill-style.

A girl is shown with an arrow through her neck. Another one is shot through her leg.

A boy is shot in the chest with an arrow 5 people tease a man who gets a fan as a weapon. He manages to snatch an UZI from them and kill them all.

2 teenage girls are shot in the chest, we see blood spray out and stained on their shirts.

A girl has her throat slashed open with a sickle and blood sprays out uncontrollably.

2 girls get in an argument, one tases one person and the same person shoots the other.

A boy is shot in the upper arm with a shotgun. He tries to shoot at the assailant but is shot in the side of his stomach.

A man is stabbed in the head with a hand-held axe. Blood is shown.

A girl is sliced across the face with an arrow

A man is castrated with a large jackknife, we see his crotch area stained with blood. He is than stabbed in the chest with blood oozing out.

A young woman is shot repeatedly with a pistol and large wounds form around her body. She soon dies in front of her best friend.

A brief flashback shows dozens of dead bodies covered in blood

A woman shoots a man and then he recoils by shooting her in the neck, killing her.

A man chops another man's head off and sticks a grenade in his mouth (the head explodes)

A group of girls shoot each other. Blood sprays out of the wounds.

A girl's bloody corpse is seen after she has committed suicide.

A girl is poisoned, she briefly vomits blood and dies.

A villain is shot in his leg and then face, blood sprays.

A villain is shot to death. Bloody holes fill up his chest and arms.

Flashback briefly shows 2 naked male corpses, who's chests, legs, and arms are slashed open and covered in blood. Another shows 2 dead girls. One is shown with a pickaxe lodged through her stomach with blood around it and the other has a butcher knife stuck in her abdomen.

A man is shot repeatedly and blood oozes out of his head, throat, stomach, and arms. He hits a truck filled with explosives and it explodes, killing him and injuring his killer.

A boy is shot several times by a girl and blood sprays out and he falls to the floor with many wounds covering his bloody body. After the girl who shot him is shot in the chest and a hole forms in her chest.

A woman is shot repeatedly by an UZI and blood is shown spraying and a large wound is shown on the side of her abdomen.The woman grabs a tazer, and he gets zapped. Then she grabs her sickle and slashes away and throws him on some type of wood and slashes his chest, however it's revealed he has a bulletproof vest. She tries tazing him but he kicks her and she falls. Then he grabs his gun, and shoots her, causing blood to flow and spray. Finally, she falls down dead and a large wound is shown on her chest/stomach and abdomen with blood covering her body and making the water turn blood-red. Very violent and upsetting scene.

A man is shot repeatedly in the stomach and many holes are shown with blood spraying out.

A man is shot repeatedly with holes forming in his throat, arms and chest/stomach.

A man is briefly seen with blood on his eyes.


Official subtitles only have 2-3 uses of fuck and shit, but other ones can be excessively laden with profanity.

A young character (16-17) is shown to smoke.

2 young characters drink alcohol. One is 16 and the other 15.

Painkillers are mentioned.

Pretty intense atmosphere throughout the film.




Children around 14-16 may can handle this situation

This film show NEGATIVELY STUDENTS attitude


Suggested MPAA Rating: R for bloody violence throughout involving teens and children,disturbing images and adult thematic material

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