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ATTACK THE BLOCK

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ATTACK THE BLOCK

Type of media Film

Approved Running time 87m 50s

Release date 13/05/2011

BBFCInsight Contains strong language, violence, gore and soft drug use

Genre(s) Comedy, Horror, Science Fiction

Director(s) Joe Cornish

Cast includes Nick Frost, Jodie Whittaker, Luke Treadaway, Flaminia Cinque, Joey Ansah

Cut This work was passed uncut.

BBFCinsight publication date 03/05/2011

Note: The following text may contain spoilers

ATTACK THE BLOCK is a comedy sci-fi horror film about a young nurse and a gang of teenage boys who are forced to defend their London tower block from an alien invasion.

Language

There is strong language ('f**k').

Violence

There is strong gory violence when aliens attack humans, ripping their throats and faces with sight of blood spurts and spray; a decapitation is also implied. Human characters are seen defending themselves against the aliens using a variety of weapons including baseball bats, swords and handguns. There is also a scene in which characters are robbed at gun point.

Drugs

Characters are seen rolling, smoking, selling and growing marijuana.

Details

Title
ATTACK THE BLOCK
Year
2011
Distributor(s)
Optimum Releasing
Classified date(s)
15/03/2011
Main language
English
Submitted run time
87m 50s
Approved footage
7905+0
BBFC reference
AFF277176
Registration number
CFJ23119

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