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DALLAS BUYERS CLUB

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DALLAS BUYERS CLUB

Type of media Film

Approved Running time 116m 31s

Release date 07/02/2014

BBFCInsight Contains strong language, sex, sex references and drug use

Genre(s) Drama

Director(s) Jean-Marc Vallée

Cast includes Matthew McConaughey, Jared Leto, Jennifer Garner, Steve Zahn, Dallas Roberts, Jane McNeill, James DuMont, Bradford Cox, Denis O'Hare, Kevin Rankin

Cut This work was passed uncut.

BBFCinsight publication date 28/01/2014

Note: The following text may contain spoilers

DALLAS BUYERS CLUB is a US drama, set in the 1980s, about a man with HIV who turns to alternative and unapproved medication to treat his condition.

Language

There is use of strong language ('f**k', 'motherf**ker', 'c**ksucker'), as well as racist and homophobic terms including 'fags', 'faggots' and 'queers'.

Sex

There are scenes showing characters having sex, including with prostitutes, with thrusting movement and some nudity. There is also implied masturbation.

Strong sex references include pictures of naked women on porn magazine covers and references to 'pussy' and 'shoving it up your ass'.

Drugs

Cocaine snorting is shown in close-up, and signs of intravenous drug misuse such as needle marks are seen on a drug user's arms. Drug misuse is generally portrayed in a negative light.

The film also contains undetailed moderate violence and injury, and medical detail.

Details

Title
DALLAS BUYERS CLUB
Year
2013
Distributor(s)
Entertainment One UK Ltd
Classified date(s)
04/12/2013
Main language
English
Submitted run time
116m 31s
Approved footage
10486+8
BBFC reference
BFF306244
Registration number
CFJ30917

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