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DEATH WISH

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DEATH WISH

Type of media Film

Approved Running time 107m 11s

Release date 06/04/2018

BBFCInsight strong violence, injury detail, language

Genre(s) Action, Crime, Thriller

Director(s) Eli Roth

Cast includes Bruce Willis, Elisabeth Shue, Vincent D'Onofrio, Dean Norris, Jack Kesy, Len Cariou

Summary DEATH WISH is a US action thriller in which a surgeon exacts violent revenge on the men who attacked his family.

Cut This work was cut. The cuts were made at the request of the distributor to achieve a particular category. To obtain this category cuts of 0m 14s were required. Details of cuts below may contain spoilers or plot details.

BBFCinsight publication date 27/03/2018

Note: The following text may contain spoilers

DEATH WISH is a US action thriller in which a surgeon exacts violent revenge on the men who attacked his family.

Violence

Scenes include gunfights and use of bladed weapons, and in one scene a man's head is crushed resulting in brief gory detail. During a torture sequence, a man's leg is cut open and brake fluid applied to the wound to increase the pain.

There is occasional use of strong language ('f**k', 'motherf**ker') and brief sexual threat.

There are occasional scenes of bloody injury detail which largely occur within a medical context.

There are also infrequent moderate drug references.

Cuts information

Company chose to make reductions to a scene of torture in order to obtain a 15 classification. Cuts made in accordance with BBFC Guidelines and policy. An uncut 18 classification was available.

Details

Title
DEATH WISH
Year
2018
Distributor(s)
Vertigo Releasing Ltd
Classified date(s)
01/03/2018
Main language
English
Submitted run time
107m 25s
Approved footage
9646+8
BBFC reference
AFF360092
Registration number
CFJ44121

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