JOKER

BBFC reference: 
AFF291957
Registration number: 
CFJ26815
Parent release: 
AZF291957
Certification: 
Classification date: 
Thursday, 23 August 2012
Main language: 
Approved footage: 
9286+8
Distributers: 
IG Interactive Entertainment Limited
Release date: 
Friday, 31 August 2012
Approved running time: 
103m 11s
Type: 
Directors: 
Shirish Kunder
Cast: 
Akshay Kumar,Sonakshi Sinha,Chitrangda Singh
Consumer advice: 
Contains mild language and threat
Remarks: 
Subtitled
BBFC insight: 

<p>JOKER is a Hindi language comedy about an scientist with an interest in extra terrestrial life who becomes involved in a scheme to create publicity for his home village by faking signs of alien activity.</p><dl><dt>Language</dt><dd><p>Mild bad language includes uses of 'bloody' and 'hell', as well as a brief joke about a character called 'Lord Fockland'.</p></dd><dt>Threat</dt><dd><p>There are some moments of mild threat, such as when some reporters are unsettled by echoing screams in an asylum. Later, the local police point their guns at some of the villagers who are pretending to be aliens.</p></dd></dl><p>In one scene, a reporter is heard commenting, "They may have raped him and let him go", when he sees an American character being freed by the fake aliens. The reference is brief and comic and not elaborated upon.</p>

Cut version exists: 
This release was cut: 
Cuts replaced: 
Season number: 
0
Episode number: 
0
BBFC insight date: 
Tuesday, 21 August 2012
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