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HEREDITARY

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HEREDITARY

Type of media Film

Approved Running time 127m 15s

Release date 15/06/2018

BBFCInsight strong threat, gory images, language, drug misuse

Genre(s) Drama, Horror, Thriller

Director(s) Ari Aster

Cast includes Toni Collette, Gabriel Byrne, Alex Wolff, Milly Shapiro, Ann Dowd, Mallory Bechtel, Zachary Arthur

Summary HEREDITARY is a supernatural horror in which a woman suspects that a paranormal presence lingers after the death of her mother.

Cut This work was passed uncut.

BBFCinsight publication date 05/06/2018

Note: The following text may contain spoilers

HEREDITARY is a supernatural horror in which a woman suspects that a paranormal presence lingers after the death of her mother.

Threat

The film contains strong and sustained supernatural threat. A few scenes show a woman being haunted by ghosts of her relatives, including at a seance.

Injury detail

Strong gore includes a close-up shot of a severed head.

Language

There is strong language ('f**k'). Milder terms include 'dicks', 'bitch', 'shit', 'God', 'crap', 'Jesus', 'Christ', 'hell'.

Drugs

There are scenes in which teenagers smoke marijuana, including one scene where a group of friends share a bong at a party.

One scene shows a close up shot of a teenage girl using a pair of scissors to cut a dead pigeon's head off.

Details

Title
HEREDITARY
Year
2018
Distributor(s)
Entertainment Film Dists Ltd
Classified date(s)
14/05/2018
Main language
English
Submitted run time
127m 15s
Approved footage
11452+8
BBFC reference
AFF361403
Registration number
CFJ44484

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