Thursday, October 08, 2020

"Alice in Borderland" on Netflix

The new live action 'survival-thriller' TV series "Alice in Borderland", directed by Shinsuke Satō, adapts the Japanese 'shōnen manga' comic book title by Haro Aso, streaming December 2020 on Netflix: 

"...a trio of high school video-game obsessed delinquents, are bored with their current lives. During a firework celebration, 'Arisu' wishes that he could live in a different and exciting world.

"His wish is granted and the three are transported into a post-apocalyptic parallel world of Tokyo.  After stepping into what seems to be an empty festival, they are greeted by a woman who tells them that in 'Borderland', they must play games to survive..." 

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