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THE 9TH LIFE OF LOUIS DRAX

THE 9TH LIFE OF LOUIS DRAX artwork

THE 9TH LIFE OF LOUIS DRAX

Type of media Film

Approved Running time 108m 0s

Release date 02/09/2016

BBFCInsight strong injury detail, threat

Genre(s) Drama, Fantasy

Director(s) Alexandre Aja

Cast includes Jamie Dornan, Sarah Gadon, Aaron Paul, Aiden Longworth, Molly Parker, Fiona Vroom

Summary THE 9TH LIFE OF LOUIS DRAX is a fantasy drama about a child psychologist who tries to help a young boy recover after a near fatal accident leaves him in a coma.

Cut This work was passed uncut.

BBFCinsight publication date 23/08/2016

Note: The following text may contain spoilers

THE 9TH LIFE OF LOUIS DRAX is a fantasy drama about a child psychologist who tries to help a young boy recover after a near fatal accident leaves him in a coma.

Injury detail

A dead body has a large bloody injury, with some bone visible.

Threat

Some scenes feature a dark mythical-style monster.

There is a theme of child abuse as doctors speculate how a young child was injured. There are references to the same character being a 'disturbed child'. Scenes show a mother trying to harm her son by trying to poison, electrocute and smother him.

Three is infrequent strong language ('f**k'). Moderate bad language includes 'bitch'.

There is a moderate sex scene.

There are some undetailed verbal references to sexual violence.

Details

Title
THE 9TH LIFE OF LOUIS DRAX
Also known as
THE NINTH LIFE OF LOUIS DRAX
Year
2016
Distributor(s)
Soda Pictures Ltd.
Classified date(s)
14/07/2016
Main language
English
Submitted run time
108m 0s
Approved footage
9720+0
BBFC reference
AFF341552
Registration number
CFJ40032

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