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THE FALL OF THE ESSEX BOYS (2012)

THE FALL OF THE ESSEX BOYS <span>(2012)</span> artwork

THE FALL OF THE ESSEX BOYS (2012)

Type Feature

Approx. Running minutes 87

Release dates 08/02/2013

BBFCInsight Contains very strong language, strong sex and violence

Genre(s) Crime, Drama

Director(s) Paul Tanter

Cast includes Robert Cavanah, Kierston Wareing, Peter Barrett, Jay Brown

Cut All known versions of this work passed uncut.

BBFCinsight publication date 29/01/2013

Note: The following text may contain spoilers

THE FALL OF THE ESSEX BOYS is a drama based around the events leading to the murder of three drug dealers in a rural Essex village.

Language

There is use of very strong language ('c**t') and strong language ('f**k').

Sex

Scenes include bare breasted women sitting astride men as they thrust together. There are also sequences set in a lap dancing club in which naked women gyrate around poles and a bare breasted woman sits on a man's lap as he pushes his hand under her skirt.

Violence

Three men are shot while sitting in a parked vehicle, with blood spraying onto the windscreen. Another scene shows a man being punched repeatedly about the head, leaving him bloodied, while another man is stabbed with a knife.

Scenes of drug use include people smoking cannabis, taking Ecstasy pills, and snorting of lines of cocaine. These are accompanied by frequent verbal references to drugs and drug dealing. The work as a whole does not condone or endorse drug misuse, however.

Details

Title
THE FALL OF THE ESSEX BOYS
Year
2012
Formats
Cinema, DVD
Distributor(s)
Metrodome Distribution Ltd,Metrodome Distribution
Classified date(s)
02/01/2013
Main language
English
BBFC reference
AZF296763

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