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GANJA & HESS (1973)

GANJA & HESS <span>(1973)</span> artwork

GANJA & HESS (1973)

Approx. Running minutes 113

Release dates 24/11/2014

BBFCInsight storng gory images, very strong language

Genre(s) Horror, Drama

Director(s) Bill Gunn

Cast includes Bill Gunn, Duane Jones, Marlene Clark, Sam Waymon, Leonard Jackson, Candece Tarpley, Richard Harrow

Cut All known versions of this work passed uncut.

BBFCinsight publication date 14/11/2014

Note: The following text may contain spoilers

GANJA & HESS is a 1973 film about an archaeologist who is stabbed with a diseased dagger which causes him to develop a thirst for blood.

Disturbing images

In one scene, a blade cuts into a body and there are several spurts of blood from the wound. There are also scenes of violence that emphasise blood.

Language

Three uses of very strong language ('c**t'), as well as one use of strong language ('f**k') and various uses of milder bad language ('bullshit', 'shit', 'slut', 'goddamn', 'God').

Some sex scenes include male and female nudity; however there is no strong detail. There are also scenes of natural male nudity.

Details

Title
GANJA & HESS
Also known as
BLACK EVIL, BLACKOUT: THE MOMENT OF TERROR, BLOOD COUPLE, DOUBLE POSSESSION, VAMPIRES OF HARLEM, BLACK VAMPIRE
Year
1973
Formats
DVD
Distributor(s)
Eureka Entertainment Ltd
Classified date(s)
06/11/2014
Main language
English
BBFC reference
AZV320760

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