FUNNY GAMES U.S.

BBFC reference: 
AFF240470
Registration number: 
CFJ16609
Parent release: 
AZF240470
Certification: 
Classification date: 
Thursday, 14 February 2008
Main language: 
Approved footage: 
10019+7
Distributers: 
Tartan Films
Approved running time: 
111m 20s
Type: 
Directors: 
Michael Haneke
Cast: 
Hamish McAlpine,Chris Cohen,Naomi Watts,Tim Roth
Consumer advice: 
Contains strong sustained threat, humiliation and violence
BBFC insight: 

<p>FUNNY GAMES U.S. is a remake by Michael Haneke of his 1997 German film, in which a family are terrorised in their home by two callous youths.</p><dl><dt>Threat</dt><dd><p>There is a sustained focus on the terrorisation and humiliation of a family, including a young child, which takes place within a strong sadistic context. The majority of the actual violence is all implied and largely happens off-screen.</p></dd></dl><p>There are infrequent uses of strong language ('f**k').</p>

Cut version exists: 
This release was cut: 
Cuts replaced: 
Season number: 
0
Episode number: 
0
BBFC insight date: 
Friday, 15 July 2016
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