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THE RUNNING MAN

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THE RUNNING MAN

Type of media Film

Approved Running time 100m 50s

Director(s) Paul Michael Glaser

Cast includes Arnold Schwarzenegger, Maria Conchita Alonso, Yaphet Kotto, Jim Brown, Jesse Ventura, Erland Van Lidth, Marvin J. McIntyre, Bernard Gus Rethwisch, Professor Toru Tanaka, Mick Fleetwood, Dweezil Zappa, Richard Dawson, Karen Leigh Hopkins, Sven Thorsen, Eddie Bunker, Bryan Kestner, Anthony Penya, Kurt Fuller, Kenneth Lerner, Dey Young

Cut This work was passed uncut.

Note: The following text may contain spoilers

THE RUNNING MAN is a sci-fi action thriller in which a futuristic TV game show sees convicts forced into a brutal world of gladiatorial combat.

Violence

Scenes include stabbings, an impaling, electrocutions, a man's head exploding, a man being choked with barbed wire, and a sequence implying a chainsaw is being forced between a man's legs. There is also a brief sequence of attempted sexual assault.

Occasional use of strong language ('f**k').

Details

Title
THE RUNNING MAN
Year
1987
Distributor(s)
Braveworld Ltd
Classified date(s)
11/12/1987
Main language
English
Submitted run time
100m 50s
Approved footage
9075+5
BBFC reference
AFF061202
Registration number
CFH22996

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