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BEWITCHED

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BEWITCHED

Type of media Video

Approved Running time 101m 56s

Release date 16/10/2017

BBFCInsight strong gory images

Genre(s) Horror

Director(s) Chih-Hung Kuei

Cast includes Fei Ai, Chin Shen Huang, Fanny, Li Li Chen, Wei Tu Lin, Jen Ni Liang

Cut This work was passed uncut.

BBFCinsight publication date 06/10/2017

Note: The following text may contain spoilers

BEWITCHED is a Cantonese horror film, from 1981, in which a policeman investigates a case after a possessed man kills his own daughter.

Disturbing images

Strong gory images include a scene in which a man is shown vomiting maggots. He is then shown stabbing ulcers on his body, resulting in large amounts of pus being released. A scene of animal slaughter shows a man cutting a chicken's throat. He then rips out the chicken's guts to use in a spell.

Strong violence includes shootings and stabbings which result in strong bloody detail.

Strong nudity includes a scene in which a naked woman tries to seduce a man. Another scene shows a woman running on the beach with her breasts exposed.

Details

Title
BEWITCHED
Also known as
GU
Year
2017
Distributor(s)
88 Films Limited
Classified date(s)
21/08/2017
Main language
Chinese
Submitted run time
101m 56s
BBFC reference
AVV355153
Remarks
Subtitled

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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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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