JOE

BBFC reference: 
AFF314304
Registration number: 
CFJ32279
Parent release: 
AZF314304
Certification: 
Classification date: 
Friday, 16 May 2014
Main language: 
Approved footage: 
10536+0
Distributers: 
Artificial Eye Film Co. Ltd
Release date: 
Friday, 25 July 2014
Approved running time: 
117m 4s
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Type: 
Directors: 
David Gordon Green
Cast: 
Nicolas Cage,Tye Sheridan,Gary Poulter,Ronnie Gene Blavins,Adriene Mishler,Brian Mays,Aj Wilson McPhaul,Heather Kafka,Sue Rock,Anna Niemtschk,Brenda Isaacs Booth,Milton Fountain,Roderick L. Polk,Aaron Spivey-Sorrells,John Daws,Kay Epperson
Consumer advice: 
strong violence, sex, strong language
BBFC insight: 

<p>JOE is a US drama in which an ex-con takes a 15-year-old boy, the son of an abusive, alcoholic father, under his wing.</p><dl><dt>Violence</dt><dd><p>Strong violence includes characters being shot and an elderly vagrant being struck repeatedly over the head with a heavy metal object. The fatal assault results in a bloody injury to the victim's forehead.</p></dd><dt>Sex</dt><dd><p>Two scenes of strong sex include the brief sight of a man's bare buttocks as he thrusts into a woman in a brothel. Her body is hidden from view by his torso. In another scene fellatio is strongly implied by the expression on a male character's face.</p></dd><dt>Language</dt><dd><p>Strong language includes nine uses of 'motherf***er' and more than twenty five uses of 'f**k'.</p></dd></dl><p>Other issues include the gory sight of a dead deer being butchered and an implied and undetailed fight between two dogs.</p>

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This release was cut: 
Cuts replaced: 
Season number: 
0
Episode number: 
0
BBFC insight date: 
Tuesday, 15 July 2014
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MyMovies film id: 
12269