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AMERICAN HONEY

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AMERICAN HONEY

Type of media Film

Approved Running time 163m 34s

Release date 14/10/2016

BBFCInsight very strong language, strong sex, nudity, drug use

Genre(s) Drama

Director(s) Andrea Arnold

Cast includes Sasha Lane, Shia LaBeouf, Riley Keough, McCaul Lombardi, Arielle Holmes, Crystal B. Ice, Verronikah Ezell

Summary AMERICAN HONEY is a US drama about a teenage girl who joins a door-to-door magazine sales team.

Cut This work was passed uncut.

BBFCinsight publication date 04/10/2016

Note: The following text may contain spoilers

AMERICAN HONEY is a US drama about a teenage girl who joins a door-to-door magazine sales team.

Language

There is a single use of very strong language ('c**t'), as well as strong language throughout ('f**k' and 'motherf**ker').

Sex

Sex scenes include buttock nudity and sight of pubic hair, as well as thrusting and 'riding'. A scene of masturbation features brief, shadowy and blurry sight of a penis. There are also some strong verbal sex references.

Nudity

There is full frontal male nudity as a man exposes himself in front of his friends and as he dances naked on the roof of a van.

Drugs

The film includes marijuana joint and bong smoking.

Other issues include infrequent mild violence.

Details

Title
AMERICAN HONEY
Year
2016
Distributor(s)
Universal Pictures Int (UK)
Classified date(s)
15/08/2016
Main language
English
Submitted run time
163m 34s
Approved footage
14721+0
BBFC reference
AFF341476
Registration number
CFJ40229

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