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SPOTLIGHT ON A MURDERER

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SPOTLIGHT ON A MURDERER

Type of media Video

Approved Running time 92m 27s

Release date 10/04/2017

BBFCInsight scene of suicide, infrequent moderate bad language

Genre(s) Crime, Drama, Mystery

Director(s) Georges Franju

Cast includes Pierre Brasseur, Pascale Audret, Marianne Koch, Jean-Louis Trintignant, Dany Saval, Jean Babilée

Cut This work was passed uncut.

BBFCinsight publication date 31/03/2017

Note: The following text may contain spoilers

SPOTLIGHT ON A MURDERER is a French mystery drama in which the heirs of a wealthy Count fall victim to a series of tragic events.

Suicide

A woman takes her own life by jumping from the window of a tower. No strong injury detail is shown.

Language

There is infrequent use of moderate bad language ('whores').

There is also mild violence, mild threat and mild sex references, as well as a scene in which a man is electrocuted while fixing a spotlight, although no injury detail is shown.

Details

Title
SPOTLIGHT ON A MURDERER
Also known as
PLEINS FEUX SUR L'ASSASSIN
Year
2017
Distributor(s)
Arrow Film Distributors Ltd
Classified date(s)
03/04/2017
Main language
French
Submitted run time
92m 27s
BBFC reference
AVV350357
Remarks
Widescreen

Components List

This work is made up of a number of separate components. Note that since February 2001 the BBFC has measured each component separately, but older works may not have the exact details, only a list of titles

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PLEINS FEUX SUR L'ASSASSIN - SPOTLIGHT ON A MURDERER

Rating information

The version of this work detailed above is rated by the BBFC under the Video Recordings Act 1984 for use on any Packaged Media format (including DVD, Blu-ray and VHS). This classification may also be used when the same work is made available on Digital Video Platforms (including Video On Demand) provided that the platform is licenced to use BBFC ratings.

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