Hyôryu kyôshitsu (1987) AKA The Drifting Classroom


An international school in Kobe, Japan is catapulted into the future after a timeslip occurs. Stranded in a mysterious desert full of sand and monsters, the children must survive and try to find a way home.

Director: Nobuhiko Ôbayashi.
Stars: Yasufumi Hayashi, Kiwako Harada, Yuki Kitazume, Nenji Kobayashi, Kaho Minami, Yoshiko Mita, Toshie Negishi, Toshinori Omi, Etsushi Takahashi, Aiko Asano, Vajra Barzaghi, Leana D’Aloisio, Marcus Daub, Troy Donahue, Dennis Falt, Kwanchai Faulkner, Elizabeth Hoffler, Aura Lani, Robert McAfee, Kathleen O’Connor, Jason Orr, Georgio Paulino, Jini Pierson. AKA The Drifting Classroom


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  1. Tiff
    September 25, 2018

    This is one super RARE find, Jon! This is why I love Rarefilmm so much. Many thanks!

  2. Michael
    October 29, 2018

    Once again Jon thanks for this excellent film

  3. Reimondo
    December 12, 2019

    Not often I say this, but I have absolutely no idea what I just watched,
    but it was worth it, very enjoyable film, even has a big monster with tentacles playing the piano,
    Thanks Jon,,,,I think 🙂

  4. Arthur johnson
    April 30, 2021

    So long ago. I was the Black kid, Kenny, pink shirt. lol So much fun filming that movie. Just think if CGI was big back then. lol

  5. Greg
    April 13, 2024

    Can someone reupload the movie again ?

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