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IT COMES AT NIGHT

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IT COMES AT NIGHT

Type of media Film

Approved Running time 91m 31s

Release date 07/07/2017

BBFCInsight strong language, violence, disturbing scenes

Genre(s) Drama, Horror

Director(s) Trey Edward Shults

Cast includes Joel Edgerton, Kelvin Harrison Jr., Carmen Ejogo, Christopher Abbott, Riley Keough, Griffin Robert Faulkner

Summary IT COMES AT NIGHT is a psychological horror, set in a disease-ravaged country, in which a family in an isolated house offer refuge to another family.

Cut This work was passed uncut.

BBFCinsight publication date 27/06/2017

Note: The following text may contain spoilers

IT COMES AT NIGHT is a psychological horror, set in a disease-ravaged country, in which a family in an isolated house offer refuge to another family.

Language

There are several uses of strong language ('f**k'), as well as some milder bad language (for example, 'son of a bitch', 'shit', 'bullshit', 'Jesus', 'Christ').

Violence

In one scene a man repeatedly smashes a gun against another man's face, resulting in bloody injury. There are also scenes in which people, including a young boy, are shot - some of which are accompanied by impact wound detail.

Disturbing images

There are scenes in which people dribble and vomit blood. There is also a scene in which a terminally ill man is suffocated by, and then shot in the head through, a pillow. In another scene, a man discovers a badly injured and bleeding dog.

Details

Title
IT COMES AT NIGHT
Year
2017
Distributor(s)
Universal Pictures Int (UK)
Classified date(s)
15/06/2017
Main language
English
Submitted run time
91m 31s
Approved footage
8236+8
BBFC reference
BFF351994
Registration number
CFJ42371

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