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THE ASSAULT

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THE ASSAULT

Type of media Video

Approved Running time 69m 14s

Release date 03/07/2017

BBFCInsight strong language, violence, sexualised nudity

Genre(s) Crime, Drama

Director(s) Jacob Cooney

Cast includes Tom Sizemore, Jordan Ladd, Nikki Moore, Tom Denucci, Kevin Nash, Lindsay Lamb, David Gere, Nicole Bardis, Diane Angelson

Cut This work was passed uncut.

BBFCinsight publication date 23/06/2017

Note: The following text may contain spoilers

THE ASSAULT is a US drama about two women who go on a crime spree to rob one of the women's violent husband's businesses.

Language

Several uses of strong language ('motherf**ker', 'f**k'), as well as some milder bad language (for example, 'prick', 'bitch', 'dick', 'jackoff', 'douchebag', 'shit', 'bullshit', 'son-of-a-bitch', 'balls', 'asshole', 'ass', 'frigging', 'screwing', 'jerk', 'goddamn', 'God', 'Jesus', 'Christ').

Violence

In one scene, a man is shot and blood sprays up the wall behind him. In another scene a man is shot in the head.

Nudity

There is brief sexualised nudity in a scene in which a topless female dancer gyrates in a lap-dancing club.

Details

Title
THE ASSAULT
Also known as
BLUE LINE
Year
2017
Distributor(s)
101 Films Limited
Classified date(s)
25/05/2017
Main language
English
Submitted run time
69m 14s
BBFC reference
AVV351989
Remarks
16:9

Components List

This work is made up of a number of separate components. Note that since February 2001 the BBFC has measured each component separately, but older works may not have the exact details, only a list of titles

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THE ASSAULT

Rating information

The version of this work detailed above is rated by the BBFC under the Video Recordings Act 1984 for use on any Packaged Media format (including DVD, Blu-ray and VHS). This classification may also be used when the same work is made available on Digital Video Platforms (including Video On Demand) provided that the platform is licenced to use BBFC ratings.

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