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CHRISTINE

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CHRISTINE

Type of media Film

Approved Running time 119m 35s

Release date 27/01/2017

BBFCInsight strong language, suicide scene

Genre(s) Drama

Director(s) Antonio Campos

Cast includes Rebecca Hall, Michael C. Hall, Tracy Letts, Maria Dizzia, J. Smith-Cameron, Tim Simons, Kim Shaw, John Cullumm John Cullum, Morgan Spector, Jayson Warner Smith, Kimberley Drummond, Susan Pourfar, Rachel Hendrix, Lindsay Ayliffe, Ritchie Montgomery, Alec Cabacungan, John Newberg, Ian Covell

Summary CHRISTINE is a US drama, set in 1974, based on the true story of a television reporter called Christine Chubbuck who committed suicide during a live broadcast.

Cut This work was passed uncut.

BBFCinsight publication date 17/01/2017

Note: The following text may contain spoilers

CHRISTINE is a US drama, set in 1974, based on the true story of a television reporter called Christine Chubbuck who committed suicide during a live broadcast.

Language

There is strong language ('f**k') as well as milder bad language ('ass', 'asshole', 'shit', 'goddamn', 'damn', 'Jesus Christ').

Suicide

Chubbuck takes her own life during a television broadcast by shooting herself in the head, accompanied by a brief blood spray and followed by her lying bloodstained on the floor.. This is followed by scenes in which her body is seen on the floor, in an ambulance, and in hospital. However, injury detail is limited.

There are scenes in which Chubbuck behaves in a disturbed fashion. There are infrequent verbal sex references and references to drug misuse.

Details

Title
CHRISTINE
Year
2016
Distributor(s)
Artificial Eye Film Co. Ltd
Classified date(s)
28/11/2016
Main language
English
Submitted run time
119m 35s
Approved footage
10762+8
BBFC reference
AFV346542
Registration number
CFJ40978

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