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THE BIG CLOCK

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THE BIG CLOCK

Type of media VoD

Approved Running time 95m 23s

BBFCInsight mild violence, sex references

Genre(s) Crime, Drama

Director(s) John Farrow

Cast includes Ray Milland, Maureen O'Sullivan, Charles Laughton, George Macready, Rita Johnson, Elsa Lanchester

Cut This work was passed uncut.

BBFCinsight publication date 10/10/2017

Note: The following text may contain spoilers

THE BIG CLOCK is a black and white crime drama, from 1947, in which a magazine editor tries to prove his innocence after he's framed for murder by his powerful publishing tycoon.

Violence

There are a few blows, including an attack with a spiked instrument, and gunshots. A man is seen falling down a lift shaft. The violence is without injury detail.

Sex

There are mild and oblique suggestions that a man and a woman have had numerous other lovers.

Details

Title
THE BIG CLOCK
Year
2017
Distributor(s)
Universal Studios Limited
Classified date(s)
10/10/2017
Main language
English
Submitted run time
95m 23s
BBFC reference
ARF356830
Registration number
VFE25874
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 BIG CLOCK

Rating information

The version of this work detailed above is rated by the BBFC for use on Digital Video Platforms (incl. Video On Demand) that are licenced to carry BBFC ratings. It is not a classification under the Video Recordings Act 1984 for use on Packaged Media formats (including DVD, Blu-ray and VHS). Other versions of this work may have been rated by the BBFC under the Video Recordings Act

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