Battlelines on ROYALE (was Thoughts on The Ring

Stephen Cremin asianfilmlibrary
Wed Apr 4 09:04:44 EDT 2001

Apart from Tony Rayns' pieces in SIGHT AND SOUND and THE INDEPENDENT where
else have their been negative attacks on BATTLE ROYALE, Jasper?  Is it just
a one man crusade?  Even the editor of SIGHT AND SOUND attacked Tony's take
BATTLE ROYALE in his own Rotterdam report.


Jasper wrote: "I'm frankly amazed at all of the negative press BATTLE ROYALE
is getting ... I was frankly amazed at Tony Rayns? blanket dismissal of it
within Sight and Sound the other month ? it is not aimed at the art-house

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