Battle Royale (2000)
[Shougo has just finished bandaging Noriko's leg]
Shuya: You know a lot about medicine.
Shougo Kawada: Well, my father was a doctor.
[a few minutes later, Shougo serves Noriko and Shuya food]
Noriko Nakagawa: Wow! This is pretty good!
Shougo Kawada: It should be. My father was a chef.
[later, After escaping the island]
Shuya: You even know how to drive a boat?
Shougo Kawada: Hey, my father was a fisherman.
Mitsuko: You just have to fight for yourself; no one's going to save you. That's just life, right?
Teacher Kitano: Life is a game. So fight for survival and see if you're worth it.
Kayoko Kotohiki - Girls #8: [in despair] You never said a thing!... What am I supposed to do now?
Mitsuko: [emerging from the shadows] You die with him.
Kyouichi Motobuchi: If I survive, can I go home?
Teacher Kitano: Yes, but only if everyone else is dead.
Mitsuko: What's wrong with killing? Everyone's got their reasons.
Shuya: No matter how far, run for all you're worth. RUN.
Teacher Kitano: So today's lesson is, you kill each other off till there's only one left. Nothing's against the rules.
Mitsuko: [dying in a pool of blood after being shot repeatedly by Kiriyama] I just didn't want to be a loser anymore.
Shougo Kawada: Meeting you guys, I finally solved the riddle of Keiko's smile.
Noriko Nakagawa: What's the answer?
Shougo Kawada: Her parting words - Thank you - and then...
Shuya: And then?
[Kawada drops his cigarette]
Noriko Nakagawa: Kawada!
Shougo Kawada: And then - I'm glad I found true friends.
Chigusa: [dying] God, can I tell him one more thing? You look really cool, Hiroki...
Hiroki Sugimura: You too. You're the coolest girl in the world.
Niida: I'm in love with you, for real, from before.
Chigusa: Wow, great. Wash your face and try again, if you survive.
Niida: Wait, you're a virgin, right?
Chigusa: Piss... me... off. God, did I just hear this idiot right?
Shougo Kawada: [Noriko wakes up abruptly] You OK?
Noriko Nakagawa: I had a dream...
Shougo Kawada: What dream?
Noriko Nakagawa: I was alone with Kitano on an empty riverbank.
Shougo Kawada: Must've been scary.
Noriko Nakagawa: But Kitano just seemed lonely.
Shougo Kawada: Hmmm.
Noriko Nakagawa: Before this, I always just thought of myself as normal. I'd have a normal marriage, age normally, just like my mom... but when this game started, I realized - it's just that I was sheltered.
Shougo Kawada: Some things are better not to know.
[his last words]
Teacher Kitano: The last one... Cookies sure were good.
Noriko Nakagawa: [while looking for Nanahara, she finds Mitsuko, sitting in the rain and staring catatonically at Noriko] Mitsuko.
Mitsuko: [Stands up and picks up bag] What's up?
Noriko Nakagawa: I'm looking for Nanahara.
Mitsuko: Got separated?
Shougo Kawada: [shouting] Noriko! Where are you?
Mitsuko: Who's that?
Noriko Nakagawa: Kawada.
Mitsuko: Eh? Two princes protecting you. A real princess.
[Pulls out gun, and aims for Noriko]
Noriko Nakagawa: Mitsuko...
Mitsuko: Die, ugly bitch.
[Sees Kitano, runs away terrified]
Shougo Kawada: There's a way out of this game. Kill yourselves together, here, now. If you can't do that, then don't trust anyone... just run.
[after being shot multiple times by Kotohiki]
Hiroki Sugimura: You're so cute.
Teacher Kitano: Are my classes boring?
Noriko Nakagawa: Yes.
Teacher Kitano: How dare you!
Noriko Nakagawa: [chuckles]
Teacher Kitano: I go into class, you guys look like a pile of potatoes. Slapping them around helped me tell them apart, even got to like them. But now, not anymore. Now you touch a student, you're fired. Can't even lose it when a student stabs you!
Noriko Nakagawa: I'll tell you just one thing.
Teacher Kitano: What?
Noriko Nakagawa: That knife that stabbed you... actually I keep it in my desk at home. When I picked it up, I wasn't sure... but now, for some reason, I really treasure it. It's our secret, okay? Just between us.
Teacher Kitano: Listen, Nakagawa.
Noriko Nakagawa: Yes?
Teacher Kitano: What do you think a grown-up should say to a kid now?
Yukie Utsumi: [while dying after paranoia-fueled shootout] What idiots. We might have all survived. We're all so stupid. *Stupid!*
Mitsuko: [hysterically, while being terrorized at gunpoint by Hirono] I've had it! Why does everybody always gang up on me? What did I do?
Hirono: [kicks her repeatedly] Think about what you did.
Shuya: How should I know? I don't know what any of it means!
Teacher Kitano: Here's your list of friends in the order they died.
Training Video Girl: We have randomly selected weapons to put in your kits, so you might get lucky, and you might not.
[Picks up axe]
Training Video Girl: This one is SUPER lucky.
Reporter: This year Zentsuji Middle School number 4's Class E was chosen from among 43,000 Ninth grade classes. This year's game, said to be more blistering than the last - - Oh look there! There she is! The winner's a girl! Surviving a fierce battle that raged two days, seven hours, and 43 minutes - the winner is a girl! Look, she's smiling! Smiling! The girl definitely just smiled!
Shuya: Did you bandage me, Utsumi?
Yukie Utsumi: Yeah.
Yukie Utsumi: [laughing] Never touched a guy before... you like Noriko, huh?
Yukie Utsumi: [smiling] I know all about you, Nanahara. You know what that means?
Shuya: [confused] What?
Satomi Noda - Girls #17: Who? Who did it?
Haruka Tanizawa - Girls #12: Satomi, don't!
Yukie Utsumi: It's just some mistake!
Satomi Noda - Girls #17: We're the only ones here!
[turns the gun into Chisato]
Satomi Noda - Girls #17: Chisato, you cooked it right?
Chisato Matsui - Girls #19: It wasn't me! Haruka cooked it too!
Haruka Tanizawa - Girls #12: Me, poison?
Yukie Utsumi: It was nobody. Cut it out!
Haruka Tanizawa - Girls #12: You're suspicious yourself!
Yukie Utsumi: [tries to stop Haruka] Haruka!
Haruka Tanizawa - Girls #12: Last two nights, you didn't sleep at all... it just means you didn't trust us!
Satomi Noda - Girls #17: Forget my sleeping pills!
Haruka Tanizawa - Girls #12: Insomnia at your age?
Yukie Utsumi: Cut it out! Satomi! Lower that gun!
Opening speaker: At the dawn of the millennium, the nation collapsed. At 15% unemployment, 10 million were out of work. 800,000 students boycotted the schools. The adults lost confidence and, fearing the youth, eventually passed the Millennium Educational Reform Act, AKA the BR Act...
Training Video Girl: [in Japanese] Hello, everyone in Class B!
Teacher Kitano: [clapping happily] Ok, hello!
Training Video Girl: You are the lucky class chosen for this year's Battle Royale!
[welcoming hand gesture]
Training Video Girl: Congratulations!
Teacher Kitano: [welcoming hand gesture] Thank you!
Satomi Noda - Girls #17: Ouch! It hurts, you assholes! I'm bleeding, damn it!
Chigusa: Shouldn't you be worried about your life, instead of that useless micropenis of yours?
Mitsuko Souma's mother: [very drunkenly] Be strong, Mitsuko. If ya ain't strong, you'll end up just like me.
Man in Instructional Recording: [flamboyantly, as Kitano exercises] BR Radio Exercise time!
Subtitle: Have you ever killed your best friend?
Shuya Nanahara's father: Another useless day. My phone never rings. Even my cell phone's useless. See? It's out of range.
Male server: May I take your order?
Shuya Nanahara's father: Just wait.
Male server: That's fine, sir.
Shuya Nanahara's father: I don't know how many resumes I wrote, all for nothing. I'm wiped. They always hang up on me.
Shuya Nanahara's father: [Shuya is concerned, confused; a waitress walks by] Oh, miss, gimme some water?
Female server: Yes, just a minute, please.
Shuya Nanahara's father: You order what you want. You start seventh grade tomorrow, so go for it.
Shuya Nanahara's father: [laughs] I say 'go for it', but I never taught you anything...
Male server: Ready to order - ?
Shuya Nanahara's father: [psychotically] I told you to wait!
Shuya Nanahara's father: [entire restaurant looks; waiter nods and quickly walks away]
[quietly, to Shuya]
Shuya Nanahara's father: Try someplace else?
Shougo Kawada: [about steering a ship] Just keep on going and you'll hit land. Give it a try?
Satomi Noda - Girls #17: [quietly panicked] We're all... gonna die tomorrow, huh?
Yukie Utsumi: Don't start with that. We won't give up until it's over! Okay?
[Oda has been shot multiple times by Kiriyama in the chest]
Toshimori Oda: [laughing] Wow! I survived thanks to my great bullet-proof vest!
[hears noise above and behind him and looks]
Kazuo Kiriyama: [pulls a samurai sword from its scabbard and leaps down to Oda]
Subtitle: Boys, Number 4: Oda, 20 to go.
Hirono: It looks as if someone was there all night. I found a tampon in the toilet. Megumi wasn't on hers... Mitsuko, you started yesterday, right?
Mitsuko: [nervous pause] That doesn't prove anythi...
Hirono: [screaming] Cut the crap, murderer! Fucking all the boys, but had to steal mine! You were pimping Yoshimi! Probably hung 'em both!
Mitsuko: [starts crying] How could you?
Shinji Mimura: Îjima! Îjima!
Kieta Iijima - Boys #2: [Îjima laughs] When we escape, it'll be together!
Satomi Noda - Girls #17: At least - I thought I'd live until tomorrow
Niida: [horrified upon shooting Yoshio Akamatsu with crossbow] Oh, it's for real!
Kyouichi Motobuchi: [after seeing the body of Tatsumichi Oki] X=-b over 2a... everybody's serious, huh. Fine then. I'll survive... go to a good school.
[shoots at Shuya and Noriko]
Teacher Kitano: What? Go ahead. Shoot. Nakagawa, you can do it. Nakagawa, you can do it.
Teacher Kitano: [phone call from his daughter] Hello?
Shiori Kitano: Hello, mister.
Teacher Kitano: Oh, Shiori?
Shiori Kitano: Mom's feeling bad again.
Teacher Kitano: On a business trip, can't get home 'til tomorrow.
Shiori Kitano: Huh. Don't bother coming home. Hanging up.
Teacher Kitano: Huh...
Shiori Kitano: Mister, don't breathe like that. Your bad breath even stinks over the phone.
Teacher Kitano: [phone call from his daughter] Hello?... Shiori?... Listen, I won't be coming home again... Listen, if you hate someone, you take the consequences... Irresponsible? Who the hell asked you?
Mitsuko: This is my weapon. I thought it was so-so, but actually, it's not so bad. Found Yoshimi and Kuramoto dead next door - strung up all cozy together. Not my scene! I'll never die like THAT!
Noriko Nakagawa: It's beautiful, even though it's where everyone died.
Shuya: [silently turns and looks at her, walks away to Shougo] You can even steer a ship?
Shougo Kawada: Sure, my dad was a fisherman. AHAHAHAHA.
Teacher Kitano: Sorry - it's against the rules for me to kill, isn't it?