Re: sf/f TV development news - 2012
CW Eyes 'Hunger Games'-Esque Japanese Feature 'Battle Royale'
The youth-focused network is exploring rights to the 2000 Japanese feature film Battle Royale, The Hollywood Reporter has confirmed.
The controversial movie, which like Hunger Games, is set in a dystopian future in which high school students are forced to fight one another to the death and are based on Koushun Takumi's novel of the same name.
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