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CELEBRITY (1998)

CELEBRITY <span>(1998)</span> artwork

CELEBRITY (1998)

Type Feature

Approx. Running minutes 111

Release dates 07/07/2014, 01/11/1999

BBFCInsight strong language, sex, drug use

Genre(s) Comedy

Director(s) Woody Allen

Cast includes Hank Azaria, Kenneth Branagh, Judy Davis, Leonardo DiCaprio, Melanie Griffith, Famke Janssen, Michael Lerner, Joe Mantegna, Bebe Neuwirth, Winona Ryder, Charlize Theron, William Addy, Dylan Baker, Saffron Burrows, Tony Darrow, John Doumanian, Howard Erskine, Douglas McGrath, Gretchen Mol, Tony Sirico

Cut All known versions of this work passed uncut.

BBFCinsight publication date 27/06/2014

Note: The following text may contain spoilers

CELEBRITY is a US comedy drama from 1998, about a struggling screenwriter trying to make sense of the lives of the famous people that he discovers in New York.

Language

Multiple uses of strong language ('motherf**ker' and 'f**k'). Milder language includes uses of 'crap' and 'assholes'.

Sex

A man is seen thrusting on top of a woman in the background while another couple have a conversation in the foreground. A woman teaches a friend how to perform oral sex by demonstrating on a banana. A woman appears to offer a man oral sex by kneeling in front of him and undoing his belt while a young woman claims that she is 'polymorphously perverse' and can become orgasmic by having any part of her body touched.

Drugs

A man is seen to snort a line of cocaine from a table top and then rub some more on his gums.

Other issues includes various characters smoking cigarettes.

Details

Title
CELEBRITY
Year
1998
Formats
DVD, Cinema
Distributor(s)
Buena Vista Home Entertainment,Kaleidoscope Home Entertainment,Buena Vista International UK
Classified date(s)
27/05/2014
Main language
English
BBFC reference
AZF157330

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