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FOOTLOOSE

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FOOTLOOSE

Type of media Film

Approved Running time 113m 12s

BBFCInsight Contains moderate violence, sex and drug references

Genre(s) Drama

Director(s) Craig Brewer

Cast includes Kenny Wormald, Julianne Hough, Dennis Quaid

Cut This work was passed uncut.

BBFCinsight publication date 20/09/2011

Note: The following text may contain spoilers

FOOTLOOSE is a drama about a rebellious teenager who arrives in a small town where dancing has been banned after a fatal accident involving five teenagers. A keen dancer, he challenges the local authorities and falls for the local preacher's daughter.

Violence

Moderate violence includes sight of a bottle being smashed over a man's head. Another scene shows a man knocking a woman to the ground, a man being thrown against a car window and there is brief use of a wing mirror as a weapon, as well as attempted use of a crow bar.

Sex

There are moderate sex references including a reference to a 'threesome' and undetailed references to 'sleeping around', 'screwing', 'acting like a slut', not being a virgin, and to a man not keeping out of a woman's panties.

Drugs

There is brief sight of joint smoking.

Moderate bad language includes uses of 'prick', as well as milder terms including 'ass', 'hell', 'damn', 'butt', 'pissheads', 'son of a bitch', 'douchebag', 'slut', 'bullshit' and 'shit'.

There is also one use of the discriminatory terms 'fags'

Details

Title
FOOTLOOSE
Year
2011
Distributor(s)
Paramount Pictures UK
Classified date(s)
20/09/2011
Main language
English
Submitted run time
113m 12s
Approved footage
10188+0
BBFC reference
AFF280759
Registration number
CFJ24333

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