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IT

Type of media Video

Approved Running time 129m 7s

BBFCInsight strong horror, violence, language

Genre(s) Horror

Director(s) Andres Muschietti

Cast includes Bill Skarsgård, Jaeden Lieberher, Finn Wolfhard, Javier Botet, Sophia Lillis, Nicholas Hamilton

Cut This work was passed uncut.

BBFCinsight publication date 18/10/2017

Note: The following text may contain spoilers

IT is a US horror in which a group of young friends must defeat the evil force that preys on the children of their town.

Threat

Scenes of horror include sustained threat from monsters, including a killer clown. There are intense sequences in which children are chased and murdered.

Violence

Scenes include fistfights and bloody stabbings. In one scene, a bully carves his initial into a child's stomach.

Language

There is strong language, including uses of 'f**k' and 'motherf**ker'.

There is a physically abusive parent/child relationship, and moderate sex references.

Details

Title
IT
Year
2017
Distributor(s)
Warner Home Video Ltd
Classified date(s)
12/12/2017
Main language
English
Submitted run time
129m 7s
BBFC reference
AVF350647
Remarks
16:9

Components List

This work is made up of a number of separate components. Note that since February 2001 the BBFC has measured each component separately, but older works may not have the exact details, only a list of titles

00:48:43:02
IT (PART 1)
01:20:24:01
IT (PART 2)

Rating information

The version of this work detailed above is rated by the BBFC under the Video Recordings Act 1984 for use on any Packaged Media format (including DVD, Blu-ray and VHS). This classification may also be used when the same work is made available on Digital Video Platforms (including Video On Demand) provided that the platform is licenced to use BBFC ratings.

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