Type of media Video
Approved Running time 88m 9s
BBFCInsight strong language, violence, drug misuse
Genre(s) Action, Thriller
Director(s) Jean-François Richet
Cast includes Mel Gibson, William H. Macy, Erin Moriarty, Diego Luna, Elisabeth Röhm, Thomas Mann, Dale Dickey, Michael Parks
Cut This work was passed uncut.
BBFCinsight publication date 05/12/2016
Note: The following text may contain spoilers
BLOOD FATHER is an action thriller about a father who must protect his estranged daughter from drug dealers who want to kill her.
There is frequent use of strong language, such as 'f**k', 'motherf**ker' and 'c**ksucker'.
There are several bloody shootings and stabbings, as well as frequent fight scenes which contain moments of strong detail, including a man's ear being bitten off and a man's hand being stabbed.
A man is seen giving his girlfriend cocaine, making her snort some white powder from a small capsule of drugs which he wears around his neck.
There is a scene of threat in which a family's home is invaded by a gang of criminals.
- BLOOD FATHER
- Warner Home Video Ltd
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- 88m 9s
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- BLOOD FATHER
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