RAPTURE REJECTS! Today’s BACKLOG.TXT zeroes in on an early-access entry into the recent (and explosive)…
Browsing: “Battle Royale”
I remember when the original was considered unreleasable in the US, and now every new young-adult franchise wannabe is basically doing a variation on it. I certainly can’t begrudge Koushun Takami for wanting a few more royalties.
It’s a loose enough metaphor that you could also apply it to Jennifer Lawrence’s real-life career – suddenly Oscar-nominated, she has to make the rounds charming all the right people, but is too goofily honest to say the politically correct thing every time.
Aliens in cars, the Punisher in another character’s movie, Battle Royale’s director in space and Mick Foley’s sock in your mouth highlight this week in Blu-ray.
Screened very rarely in the U.S., it’s now available to theaters via Tugg
The CW has two terrible ideas while WB Animation is missing the gun-wielding Alfred for the trees.