Netflix Acquires China’s ‘Animal World’ Co-Starring Michael Douglas (Exclusive)

Directed by Han Yan (Goodbye Mr. Tumor), Animal World stars Li Yifeng (Mr. Six) as an imaginative teenager who gets lured into a dangerous game of wits overseen by an icy arch-villain played by Douglas. The movie is an adaptation of the hit Japanese manga Ultimate Survivor Kaiji, which was previously adapted into two successful films in Tokyo. – Patrick Brzeski, The Hollywood Reporter