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CUL-DE-SAC (1966)

CUL-DE-SAC <span>(1966)</span> artwork

CUL-DE-SAC (1966)

Type Feature

Approx. Running minutes 100

Release dates 16/11/2012, 01/05/2003, 01/09/1989

BBFCInsight Contains moderate language and violence and nudity

Genre(s) Drama, Crime

Director(s) Roman Polanski

Cast includes Donald Pleasence, Francoise Dorleac, Lionel Stander, Jack MacGowran, Iain Quarrier, Geoffrey Sumner, Renee Houston, Robert Dorning, Marie Kean, William Franklyn, Jacqueline Bisset, Trevor Delaney

Cut All known versions of this work passed uncut.

BBFCinsight publication date 06/11/2012

Note: The following text may contain spoilers

CUL-DE-SAC is a thriller, from 1966, in which two wounded criminals make their way to an island where they seek refuge at a remote castle occupied by a middle-aged man and his young French wife.

Language

There is infrequent moderate bad language ('bitch', 'whores') and milder terms including 'bastard', 'bloody', 'shit' and 'son of bitch'.

Violence

Scenes of violence include a woman being slapped and hit across her bottom and thighs with a belt, resulting in visible marks on her thighs. A man is punched and there is a shooting, both resulting in brief sight of blood.

Nudity

There is brief female breast and buttock nudity as a young woman looks from her bedroom window and runs across the beach towards the sea.

Details

Title
CUL-DE-SAC
Also known as
CUL DE SAC
Year
1966
Formats
Cinema, DVD
Distributor(s)
Stablecane Ltd,Odyssey Video Ltd,Compton Cameo Ltd,BFI Films,Anchor Bay Entertainment UK Ltd
Classified date(s)
15/11/2012
Main language
English
BBFC reference
AZF031552

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