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THE WEE MAN (2013)

THE WEE MAN <span>(2013)</span> artwork

THE WEE MAN (2013)

Type Feature

Approx. Running minutes 103

Release dates 18/01/2013

BBFCInsight Contains very strong language and strong violence

Genre(s) Drama, Crime

Director(s) Ray Burdis

Cast includes Patrick Bergin, Hannah Blamires, Steven Borrie, Martin Compston, Steve Daly

Cut All known versions of this work passed uncut.

BBFCinsight publication date 08/01/2013

Note: The following text may contain spoilers

THE WEE MAN is a gangster film set in Glasgow in the 1980s and early 1990s. It tells the story of a violent criminal who became an enforcer for another criminal figure in the Glaswegian underworld.

Language

There are several uses of very strong language (‘c**t’), and pervasive strong language (‘f**k’).

Violence

The film also includes strong violence throughout, often callous and sometimes sadistic. Killings include shootings and stabbings, including a scene in which two men, who have been beaten and trussed up, are repeatedly stabbed and murdered in a club basement.

Other issues include portrayals of cocaine use.

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Details

Title
THE WEE MAN
Year
2013
Formats
Cinema, DVD
Distributor(s)
Miracle Communications Ltd,Metrodome Distribution Ltd
Classified date(s)
30/05/2013
Main language
English
BBFC reference
AZF296796

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