VICTORIA & ABDUL

VICTORIA AND ABDUL is a British historical drama following Queen Victoria's relationship with an Indian man who joins her household staff.
BBFC reference: 
AFF349927
Registration number: 
CFJ42769
Parent release: 
AZF349927
Certification: 
Classification date: 
Tuesday, 22 August 2017
Main language: 
Approved footage: 
10038+0
Distributers: 
Universal Pictures Int (UK)
Release date: 
Friday, 15 September 2017
Approved running time: 
111m 32s
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Directors: 
Stephen Frears
Cast: 
Judi Dench,Ali Fazal,Michael Gambon,Eddie Izzard,Adeel Akhtar,Olivia Williams
Consumer advice: 
mild bad language, sex references, racist terms
BBFC insight: 

<p>VICTORIA AND ABDUL is a British historical drama following Queen Victoria's relationship with an Indian man who joins her household staff.</p><dl><dt>Language</dt><dd><p>There are uses of mild bad language such as 'arsehole', 'shit' and 'dick', as well as milder terms ('God', 'Jesus Christ').</p></dd><dt>Sex</dt><dd><p>A childless character is examined for sexually transmitted infections.</p></dd><dt>Discrimination</dt><dd><p>There are incidents of historical racist behaviour, occasionally accompanied by physical aggression. The word 'wog' is used by an Indian man reflecting on how he perceives society's attitudes to his compatriots.</p></dd></dl>

Cut version exists: 
This release was cut: 
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Season number: 
0
Episode number: 
0
BBFC insight date: 
Wednesday, 6 September 2017
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MyMovies film id: 
17585