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BEGINNERS

BEGINNERS artwork

BEGINNERS

Type of media Film

Approved Running time 104m 30s

Release date 22/07/2011

BBFCInsight Contains strong language and one strong sex reference

Genre(s) Drama

Director(s) Mike Mills

Cast includes Ewan McGregor, Melanie Laurent, Christopher Plummer, Goran Visnjic

Cut This work was passed uncut.

BBFCinsight publication date 12/07/2011

Note: The following text may contain spoilers

BEGINNERS is a drama about a recently widowed elderly man who announces to his son that he is gay.

Language

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

Sex

There is a strong sex reference when a character recites a line from the poem 'Howl' which references oral and anal sex.

Details

Title
BEGINNERS
Year
2011
Distributor(s)
Universal Pictures Int (UK)
Classified date(s)
06/04/2011
Main language
English
Submitted run time
104m 30s
Approved footage
9405+0
BBFC reference
AFF277813
Registration number
CFJ23270

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