TESTAMENT OF YOUTH

Adaptation of Vera Brittain's memoir about her experiences during the First World War, as she abandons a hard-won place at Oxford University to join the medical corps as a nurse
BBFC reference: 
AZF317540
Certification: 
Classification date: 
Friday, 20 February 2015
Thursday, 13 November 2014
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Distributers: 
Lions Gate Home Entertainment UK Ltd
Release date: 
Friday, 16 January 2015
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Directors: 
James Kent
Cast: 
Alicia Vikander,Kit Harington,Taron Egerton,Colin Morgan,Dominic West,Emily Watson,Joanna Scanlan,Hayley Atwell,Jonathan Bailey,Alexandra Roach,Anna Chancellor
Consumer advice: 
scenes of bloody injury
BBFC insight: 

<p>TESTAMENT OF YOUTH is a drama, set before and during the First World War, based upon the memoir of Vera Brittain.</p><dl><dt>Injury detail</dt><dd><p>There are a number of scenes showing dead and injured soldiers lying outside field hospitals or being treated within them. These serve to illustrate the horror of war, but do so without dwelling on injury, instead depicting both the bravery of the soldiers and the compassion of the nurses who looked after them.</p></dd></dl><p>The film also contains some scenes of emotional intensity, moments of mild innuendo and mild bad language, including a use of 'bloody'.</p>

Cut version exists: 
This release was cut: 
BBFC insight date: 
Tuesday, 6 January 2015
Year: 
2014
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Approximate running minutes: 
127
Cinema dates: 
Friday, 16 January 2015
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MyMovies film id: 
14303
MyMovies media id: 
11313
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Testament of Youth
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Testament of Youth - Trailer
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