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THE GRINCH [3D,Including short YELLOW IS THE NEW BLACK,Cuts by substitution]

THE GRINCH <span>[3D,Including short YELLOW IS THE NEW BLACK,Cuts by substitution]</span> artwork

THE GRINCH [3D,Including short YELLOW IS THE NEW BLACK,Cuts by substitution]

Type of media Film

Approved Running time 89m 55s

Release date 09/11/2018

BBFCInsight mild slapstick, very mild bad language

Genre(s) Animation, Children, Comedy

Director(s) Yarrow Cheney,Scott Mosier

Cast includes Benedict Cumberbatch (voice), Angela Lansbury (voice), Pharrell Williams (voice), Rashida Jones (voice), Kenan Thompson (voice), Cameron Seely (voice)

Summary THE GRINCH is a US animated comedy in which a grumpy creature plots to steal Christmas.

Cut This work was cut. The cuts were made at the request of the distributor to achieve a particular category. To obtain this category cuts of 0m 1s were required. Details of cuts below may contain spoilers or plot details.

BBFCinsight publication date 30/10/2018

Note: The following text may contain spoilers

THE GRINCH is a US animated comedy in which a grumpy creature plots to steal Christmas.

Violence

There are a number of comic slapstick incidents, as well as some brief and swiftly resolved moments of threat.

Language

Occasional very mild bad language includes uses of 'jeez' and 'heck'.

There is an implied drug reference when a man says, "I don't know what's in this cake, but I think I just saw Santa Claus!"

Cuts information

The work had Cuts for Category cuts made. Company chose to remove a use of mild bad language in order to obtain a U classification. Cuts made in accordance with BBFC Guidelines and policy. An uncut PG was available.

Details

Title
THE GRINCH
Title Information
3D,Including short YELLOW IS THE NEW BLACK,Cuts by substitution
Year
2018
Distributor(s)
Universal Pictures International UK & Eire Ltd
Classified date(s)
26/10/2018
Main language
English
Submitted run time
89m 55s
Approved footage
8092+8
BBFC reference
AFF361425
Registration number
CFJ45918
Remarks
3D
Note to parents
This version of the film is displayed in the 3D or IMAX format and some younger children may find this a more intense experience

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