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THE HURRICANE HEIST (2018)

THE HURRICANE HEIST <span>(2018)</span> artwork

THE HURRICANE HEIST (2018)

Type Feature

Approx. Running minutes 103

Release dates 06/04/2018

BBFCInsight moderate violence, threat, language, injury detail

Genre(s) Thriller, Drama, Crime

Director(s) Rob Cohen

Cast includes Toby Kebbell, Maggie Grace, Ryan Kwanten, Ralph Ineson, Melissa Bolona, Ben Cross

Summary THE HURRICANE HEIST is a US action thriller in which a criminal gang attempts to carry out a robbery during a Category 5 hurricane.

Cut All known versions of this work passed uncut.

BBFCinsight publication date 27/03/2018

Note: The following text may contain spoilers

THE HURRICANE HEIST is a US action thriller in which a criminal gang attempts to carry out a robbery during a Category 5 hurricane.

Violence

Multiple people are shot, sometimes resulting in small amounts of blood spray. There are also occasional scenes of hand-to-hand combat. A villain makes a comment about applying a cattle prod to a woman's 'privates' but the threat is not realised.

Threat

People are killed by explosions or struck by debris during a violent storm. Others are pulled into the sky by the wind or swept away by a tidal wave. Further moderate threat arises in sustained shoot-out scenes and sequences in which hostages are threatened by armed criminals.

Language

There is infrequent use of the term 'bitch'. One partial use of strong language ('f**k') is cut off sharply after the first letter. Milder terms include 'shit', 'ass', 'asshole', 'dick', 'piss', 'balls' and 'damn'.

Injury detail

There is brief sight of a hub-cap embedded in a man's chest, without blood or wound detail, and of a man's bloody, broken arm. Bruises and bloody cuts are seen on people's faces.

Infrequent mild sex references include a sequence in which a man finds discarded female underwear in another man's flat.

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Details

Title
THE HURRICANE HEIST
Also known as
THE HURRICANE HEISTCATEGORY 5
Year
2018
Formats
Cinema
Distributor(s)
Altitude Film Distribution
Classified date(s)
27/03/2018
Main language
English
BBFC reference
AZF361148

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