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THAT SINKING FEELING

THAT SINKING FEELING artwork

THAT SINKING FEELING

Type of media Film

Approved Running time 90m 29s

BBFCInsight strong language, sexualised nudity, suicide references

Genre(s) Comedy

Director(s) Bill Forsyth

Cast includes Tom Mannion, Eddie Burt, Richard Demarco, Alex Mckenzie, Margaret Adams, Kim Masterson, Danny Benson, Robert Buchanan

Cut This work was passed uncut.

BBFCinsight publication date 14/08/2014

Note: The following text may contain spoilers

THAT SINKING FEELING is a Scottish comedy drama, from the late 1970s, about a group of hapless lads who decide a heist on a warehouse full stainless steel sinks is the answer to their financial woes.

Language

The film contains two or three mumbled uses of strong language ('f**k'), none of which are aggressive.

Nudity

There is a scene in which a man is shown looking at a men's magazine. The images of the naked women in its pages are indistinct. On the wall behind him is a topless newspaper pin up.

Suicide

In one comic sequence, four lads discuss the manners in which they would kill themselves.

The film also contains smoking.

Details

Distributor(s)
BFI Films
Classified date(s)
14/08/2014
Main language
English
Submitted run time
90m 29s
Approved footage
8143+8
BBFC reference
BFF031233
Registration number
CFJ33156

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