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BURN AFTER READING (2008)

BURN AFTER READING <span>(2008)</span> artwork

BURN AFTER READING (2008)

Type Feature

Approx. Running minutes 94

Release dates 17/10/2008

BBFCInsight Contains strong language, sex references and brief bloody violence

Director(s) Joel Coen,Ethan Coen

Cast includes George Clooney, Frances McDormand, Brad Pitt, John Malkovich, Tilda Swinton, Richard Jenkins

Cut All known versions of this work passed uncut.

BBFCinsight publication date 06/10/2008

Note: The following text may contain spoilers

BURN AFTER READING is a comedy about two gym employees trying to sell the discovered memoirs of a CIA agent, whilst his wife sees a philandering treasury official.

Language

There is strong language ('f**k'). Milder terms include 'bitch' and 'dickhead'.

Sex

A scene features a home-made sex toy which is a rocking chair that activates a dildo into motion.

Violence

There is brief bloody violence, included the shooting of a character in the head.

Details

Title
BURN AFTER READING
Also known as
TRAILER 2 (B),BURN AFTER READING TRAILER,TRAILER B
Year
2008
Formats
DVD, Cinema
Distributor(s)
Universal Pictures (UK) Ltd,Universal Pictures Int (UK)
Classified date(s)
14/01/2009
Main language
English
BBFC reference
AZF249022

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