RED STATE

BBFC reference: 
AFF281252
Registration number: 
CFJ23864
Parent release: 
AZF281252
Certification: 
Classification date: 
Friday, 8 July 2011
Main language: 
Approved footage: 
7957+8
Distributers: 
E1 Films
Release date: 
Friday, 30 September 2011
Approved running time: 
88m 25s
Genre: 
Type: 
Directors: 
Kevin Smith
Cast: 
Michael Parks,Melissa Leo,John Goodman,Michael Angarano,Deborah Aquila
Consumer advice: 
Contains strong violence and sex references
BBFC insight: 

<p>RED STATE is a US thriller in which three teenagers unknowingly find themselves in the clutches of religious fundamentalists after answering an on-line invitation for sex.</p><dl><dt>Violence</dt><dd><p>There is a sustained sequence in which a terrified man, who is wrapped in plastic and forced to wear a ball gag in his mouth, is held captive by torturers. There is also sight of several bloody shootings, including one in which in which a man's eyeball is blown out of its socket.</p></dd><dt>Sex</dt><dd><p>There are strong crude verbal references directed towards women and gay men.</p></dd></dl><p>There are discriminatory remarks made towards gay characters, which include dialogue such as "Watch that gay saliva, it can turn you!", and a scene in which characters refer to the presence of faeces on genitalia, in reference to a sexual encounter between two men. There is frequent strong language ('f**k').</p>

Cut version exists: 
This release was cut: 
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Season number: 
0
Episode number: 
0
BBFC insight date: 
Tuesday, 20 September 2011
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MyMovies film id: 
11128