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THE THEORY OF EVERYTHING

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THE THEORY OF EVERYTHING

Type of media Film

Approved Running time 123m 24s

Release date 01/01/2015

BBFCInsight brief sexualised images, mild bad language

Genre(s) Drama

Director(s) James Marsh

Cast includes Eddie Redmayne, Felicity Jones, Charlie Cox, Emily Watson, Simon McBurney, David Thewlis, Maxine Peake, Harry Lloyd, Tom Prior, Sophie Perry, Finlay Wright-Stephens

Summary Biographical drama about famous scientist Stephen Hawking and his wife.

Cut This work was passed uncut.

BBFCinsight publication date 22/12/2014

Note: The following text may contain spoilers

THE THEORY OF EVERYTHING is a drama based on the life of the scientist Stephen Hawking and his relationship with his first wife, Jane.

Sex

In one scene, the cover and pages of a glamour magazine are seen briefly. The images feature partial breast nudity and women in sexualised poses.

Language

There is mild bad language, including uses of 'God', 'damn', 'sod off' and 'tits'.

The film also contains mild sex references, scenes set in operating theatres but without strong surgical detail, and moments of emotional upset as Hawking and those around him struggle to cope with his medical condition.

Details

Title
THE THEORY OF EVERYTHING
Year
2014
Distributor(s)
Universal Pictures Int (UK)
Classified date(s)
12/11/2014
Main language
English
Submitted run time
123m 24s
Approved footage
11106+0
BBFC reference
AFF317424
Registration number
CFJ34075

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