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THE TOWN

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THE TOWN

Type of media Film

Approved Running time 124m 34s

Release date 24/09/2010

BBFCInsight Contains strong language, violence, infrequent sex and hard drug use

Genre(s) Crime, Drama

Director(s) Ben Affleck

Cast includes Ben Affleck, Rebecca Hall, Jon Hamm, Jeremy Renner, Blake Lively, Slaine, Owen Burke, Titus Welliver, Pete Postlethwaite, Chris Cooper, Dennis McLaughlin, Corena Chase, Brian Scannell, Ed O'Keefe, Mark Berglund

Cut This work was passed uncut.

BBFCinsight publication date 14/09/2010

Note: The following text may contain spoilers

THE TOWN is an American thriller about a bank robber from the Boston suburb of Charlestown, who falls for a bank manager he took hostage.

Language

There is frequent use of strong language ('f**k').

Violence

Scenes of strong violence including gunfights with resultant blood from injuries and a beating in which a man's face is left bloodied.

Sex

Infrequent scenes of strong sex include indication of a man thrusting into a woman.

Drugs

There is a scene of cocaine snorting, although the work as a whole does not endorse drugs misuse.

Details

Title
THE TOWN
Year
2010
Distributor(s)
Warner Brothers Entertainment UK Ltd
Classified date(s)
13/08/2010
Main language
English
Submitted run time
124m 34s
Approved footage
11211+10
BBFC reference
AFF270843
Registration number
CFJ21823

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