Tuesday, January 11, 2011
Yo-Yo Girl Cop
Dir: Kenta Fukasaku (Battle Royale 2/ Prod. Battle Royale )
At the school Saki see's the troubled students and how popular the site has become amongst the youth. On her first day she meets Tae , A loaner girl who is constantly picked on by Reika the leader of the popular kids.After beating up some bullies in order to stand up for Tae , the two quickly become friends and Saki is told that the deceased girl was last seen hanging out with the Chemistry club leaders Amaki and Hagashiyama.
As Saki goes to question them she finds them both with bombs strapped to themselves and they flee , Saki chases Higashiyama threw a mall and after knocking herself out , Higashiyama turns himself in and spills the beans on what made him interested in the site , in making explosives, and who gave him the materials and know how. Turns out it was the School janitor named Jiro.
Gore:1 ( very little blood in this one)
Story:6 (Kids get bullied seek revenge through columbine like terrorist threats)
Characters:5 (Most everyone in the film is downright emo to the point the film comes off as a giant pity party)
Overall: 5 out of 10