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DOPE

Type of media Film

Approved Running time 102m 44s

Release date 04/09/2015

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

Genre(s) Comedy, Crime, Drama

Director(s) Rick Famuyiwa

Cast includes Shameik Moore, Kiersey Clemons, Tony Revolori, Zoë Kravitz, A$AP Rocky, Blake Anderson, Keith Stanfield, Forest Whitaker (voice)

Summary DOPE is a US drama about a 'straight A' high school student who finds himself in possession of illegal drugs.

Cut This work was passed uncut.

BBFCinsight publication date 25/08/2015

Note: The following text may contain spoilers

DOPE is a US drama about a 'straight A' high school student who finds himself in possession of illegal drugs.

Drugs

Scenes show characters taking pills and smoking marijuana. Characters use MDMA in pill and powder form. A character is sick and urinates in the street as a consequence of being high. There is sight of parcels of drugs being weighed and prepared for sale.

Sex

Scenes show a character masturbating as he looks at photos on his mobile phone. There are strong verbal sex references and a scene in which a topless woman flirts with a man. There is an image of a cartoon penis drawn on a man's face. There is footage of a topless woman giving another woman a lap dance.

Language

There is frequent strong language ('f**k' and 'motherf**ker'). Milder terms include 'pussy' and 'bitch'. There is also use of 'nigger'.

There is some violence in a fight scene and a scene in which some characters are shot.

Details

Title
DOPE
Year
2015
Distributor(s)
Columbia Pictures Corporation Ltd.
Classified date(s)
17/06/2015
Main language
English
Submitted run time
102m 44s
Approved footage
9246+0
BBFC reference
AFF327269
Registration number
CFJ36182

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