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TOMBOY

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TOMBOY

Type of media Video

Approved Running time 96m 10s

BBFCInsight strong violence, nudity, sex, language, drug misuse

Genre(s) Action, Crime, Thriller

Director(s) Walter Hill

Cast includes Sigourney Weaver, Michelle Rodriguez, Anthony LaPaglia, Tony Shalhoub, Terry Chen, Caitlin Gerard

Cut This work was passed uncut.

BBFCinsight publication date 17/02/2017

Note: The following text may contain spoilers

TOMBOY is a US action thriller about a male assassin who seeks revenge after a rogue surgeon transforms him into a woman.

Violence

Strong violence includes frequent shoot-outs, with some bloody aftermath.

Nudity

There are scenes which feature full frontal nudity, revealing breast and buttock nudity and sight of pubic hair. There is also brief sight of genital nudity when a man walks out of a shower.

Sex

Strong sex scenes feature implied thrusting and mechanical detail. There are also strong verbal sex references throughout.

Language

There is use of strong language ('motherf**ker', 'f**k'). Milder terms include 'shit', 'bullshit', 'goddamn', 'piss', 'hell', 'asshole' 'ass', 'crap' and 'bastard'.

Drugs

Scenes of drug misuse include characters snorting cocaine.

Details

Title
TOMBOY
Also known as
THE ASSIGNMENTTOMBOY, A REVENGER'S TALE
Year
2017
Distributor(s)
Signature Entertainment
Classified date(s)
14/02/2017
Main language
English
Submitted run time
96m 10s
BBFC reference
AVV349316
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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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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