The Squid Game series has drove millions of fans crazy. South Korean dystopia is talked about at every turn on social networks. But do you know the feeling when the show is so good that when you watch it, you suddenly don’t know what to do next? If you are a fan of a similar genre, you should definitely not miss these works.
Battle Royale (2000)
Movie Battle Royale from the workshop of Japanese director Kinji Fukasak is Although older, it had its premiere in 2000, but that does not mean that it is not of good quality. It describes a world in which unemployment has risen sharply, millions of people have lost their jobs, students do not go to school and crime is on the rise. Education reform was necessary, creating the Battle Royale. As the Syfy portal informs , young people have only two options, to fight or die. The film was banned in some countries after its broadcast, but soon regained its place in cinema and today is one of the cult classics.
Escape Game (2019)
Escape Game is a slightly newer film and this year the second part called Escape Game: Tournament of Champions was premiered. As the name suggests, the contestants find themselves in a maze and their task is to find a way out. A sadistic silent observer watches over them all the time. You won’t be able to take your eyes off psychological horror. Will players be able to overcome deadly traps?
As The Gods Will (2014)
According to the portal Polygon , you should definitely not keep the USA or this film from the workshop of Japanese directors. The inspiration was a manga series written by Muneyuki Kaneshiro and illustrated by Akeji Fujimura . The main character is a bored high school student Shun Takahata, who only longs for something interesting to finally happen in his life. However, he had to pay better attention to his wishes. He will soon become a hostage to Daruma’s doll together with his classmates. It forces them to play the game Sugar, coffee, lemonade. If anyone moves, he is dead.
Lethal Class (2018)
In the series Lethal Class the spectator follows the fate of a boy who was admitted to a school whose task is to raise a perfect killer. Of course, only from theory and books will students not learn to be the perfect deadly weapon that will remove important targets around the world. Life-threatening games are also part of the teaching.
Nerve: Game of Life (2016)
The main characters in the film Nerve are acting stars, such as Emma Roberts or Dave Franco . Emma portrays a student, Vee, who gets involved in a game play that reminds of Truth and Courage and looks relatively harmless at first glance. It performs a series of tasks assigned to it by anonymous observers. Collecting points turns into real adrenaline after Vee meets Ian. However, the game soon falls apart and Ian and Vee have to find a way to escape and free the other players.
Alice in Borderland (2020)
This series combines the excitement of a card game with the knowledge that if a player gets a bad card, it can have fatal consequences. The manga work was originally created by Haro Aso , but it also received a serial version, which you can also find on Netflix. The plot of the series took place in dystopian Tokyo and the task of each player is to fight his way through the next round and to freedom.
Darwin’s Game (2020)
Animated series Darwin´s The game is another in the series that will please especially manga fans. The main character, 17-year-old Sudou Kaname, lives a normal life until he receives an invitation totain a special game called Darwin’s Game. However, he soon discovers that this is not an ordinary game, but a brutal world in which the player either wins or dies. In addition, it does not play against ordinary players, but against characters who have power and supernatural abilities.
Ice Sheet (2013)
Movie Ice Sheet (Snowpiercer) again recommends the portal The Contemporary York Times . The cast of the film is really stellar, starring Tilda Swinton or Chris Evans . The director of the film is Bong Joon Ho , who also has the work Parasite
The plot of the film takes place in 2031, in the cold post-apocalyptic future. Almost no one has survived on Earth, and the survivors inhabit a train traveling the world called Snowpiercer. The train is divided on the basis of social layers. While those “on a high leg” live in front, the back of the train is reserved for the poorest. However, not everyone is satisfied with such a division and a riot will arise. How will it all turn out?
This horror film from the workshop of the Spanish director Galder Gaztelu-Urrutia there is nothing for weak stomachs. The main characters become participants in a perverted experiment. During it, they live in a complex that is partly a prison and partly a residential building. Every day they receive food on a platform that descends in the middle of the building. Each resident has only a few minutes to feed. Residents of the lowest floors who do not die of hunger have a chance to get a little higher. A new inhabitant also becomes a part of the residential complex, who is trying to bring about change. However, people are afraid that if they do not take everything they can, they will be left with nothing.
The series of 4 series will take place in the future. Young people listen to stories about how the elite of humanity lives in a dream paradise on Earth. They get only one chance to get to the magic island. However, they have to manage the Process, which only 3% of those who decide to try. Only 3% will get away to a place where they do not have to worry about poverty and misery.
| Netflix “width=” 1170 “>