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THE BOY NEXT DOOR

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THE BOY NEXT DOOR

Type of media Film

Approved Running time 90m 34s

Release date 27/02/2015

BBFCInsight strong violence, threat, very strong language

Genre(s) Thriller

Director(s) Rob Cohen

Cast includes Jennifer Lopez, Ryan Guzman, Kristin Chenoweth, John Corbett, Ian Nelson, Lexi Atkins

Summary THE BOY NEXT DOOR is a thriller about a divorced woman embarking on a dangerous affair with a much younger neighbour.

Cut This work was cut. The cuts were made at the request of the distributor to achieve a particular category. To obtain this category cuts of 0m 2s were required. Details of cuts below may contain spoilers or plot details.

BBFCinsight publication date 17/02/2015

Note: The following text may contain spoilers

THE BOY NEXT DOOR is a thriller about a divorced woman embarking on a dangerous affair with a much younger neighbour.

Violence

There are a number of scenes of strong violence, including sight of bloody injuries inflicted by punches and by various sharp implements. There are also attempted stranglings and immolations.

Sex

There is some strong sex, including a prolonged scene that contains suggested fellatio and cunnilingus.

Language

There is a use of very strong language ('c**t'), delivered in an aggressive and directed manner, and frequent use of strong language ('f**k').

Cuts information

Company chose to remove a moment of strong gory detail (close up eye-gouging) in order to obtain a 15 classification. Cut made in accordance with BBFC Guidelines and policy. An 18 uncut classification was available.

Details

Title
THE BOY NEXT DOOR
Year
2015
Distributor(s)
Universal Pictures Int (UK)
Classified date(s)
09/02/2015
Main language
English
Submitted run time
90m 36s
Approved footage
8151+0
BBFC reference
AFF319040
Registration number
CFJ34695

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