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BOMBAY VELVET

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BOMBAY VELVET

Type of media Film

Approved Running time 148m 53s

Release date 15/05/2015

BBFCInsight strong violence

Genre(s) Crime, Drama, Thriller

Director(s) Anurag Kashyap

Cast includes Ranbir Kapoor, Anushka Sharma, Karan Johar, Kay Kay Menon, Vivaan Shah, Jagdish Rajpurohit

Summary BOMBAY VELVET is a Hindi language period crime thriller about a rising gangster and nightclub owner who contends with police, reporters and spies whilst trying to hold on to his jazz singer sweetheart.

Cut This work was passed uncut.

BBFCinsight publication date 05/05/2015

Note: The following text may contain spoilers

BOMBAY VELVET is a Hindi language period crime thriller about a rising gangster and nightclub owner who contends with police, reporters and spies whilst trying to hold on to his jazz singer sweetheart.

Violence

There is strong violence when a character is shown participating in various bare-knuckle fighting bouts; there is focus on the character's bloody facial injuries from the blows he receives. There is also injury detail from shootings, with both machine-gunning and point blank handgun use.

There is use of mild bad language in Hindi and English (eg 'saala', 'shit', 'bloody', 'crap').

There are also some references to prostitution, 'naked photos' and a man 'renting out his own wife'.

There are scenes of characters smoking cigarettes, cigars and pipes.

Details

Title
BOMBAY VELVET
Year
2015
Distributor(s)
20th Century Fox Film Co. Ltd
Classified date(s)
11/05/2015
Main language
Hindi
Submitted run time
148m 53s
Approved footage
13399+8
BBFC reference
BFF325158
Registration number
CFJ35779
Remarks
Subtitled

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