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Yudai Yamaguchi (screenplay)
Isao Kiriyama (screenplay)
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10 September 2004 (South Korea) See more »
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Cast

  (in credits order)
Tak Sakaguchi ... Yakyû Jubei
Atsushi Itô ... Megane
Hideo Sakaki ... Hôichi
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Shôichirô Masumoto ... Umpire
Akiko Mishiro
Alex Revan ... Blaster
Kanae Uotani ... Young mother

Directed by
Yudai Yamaguchi 
 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Isao Kiriyama  screenplay
Gatarô Man  comic
Ryuichi Takatsu  writer
Yudai Yamaguchi  screenplay

Produced by
Yoshinori Chiba .... executive producer: Media Suits
Itaru Fujimoto .... executive producer: KlockWorx
Ryûhei Kitamura .... producer
Hidemi Satani .... planner
 
Original Music by
Daisuke Yano 
 
Film Editing by
Shûichi Kakesu 
 
Makeup Department
Susumu Nakatani .... special makeup effects artist
 
Production Management
Carl Shimkin .... production manager
 
Stunts
Gô Ohara .... stunts
Hiroyuki Yoshida .... utility stunts
 

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Also Known As:
"Jigoku Kôshien" - Japan (original title)
"Battlefield Stadium" - International (English title)
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Japan:87 min
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4 out of 7 people found the following review useful.
Fun, 3 January 2005
Author: AwesomeWolf from Australia

Ever wanted to see an action / comedy / musical about baseball playing zombies? Don't lie, you know you do.

Jubei Yakyû (Tak Sakaguchi) is a poor student, transferred from school to school. He is a great baseball player, but he won't allow himself to play, that is until his new school, Seido High has to face the Gedo High School team, a team of baseball-playing zombies, whose stadium is apparently not to subject to any laws. Awesome.

'Battlefield Baseball' is nothing but 90 minutes of insanity: packed with fights, deadly baseball matches, all sorts of strange characters, musical numbers, crazy dialog, the most convenient and bizarre plot twists, and all-round awesomeness, 'Battlefield Baseball' is one bizarre, but very funny movie.

Don't watch 'Battlefield Baseball' with any expectations, and don't take it seriously at all, and you should enjoy it. Especially if you like awesomeness - 8/10

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