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WHITNEY (2017)

WHITNEY <span>(2017)</span> artwork

WHITNEY (2017)

Type Unknown

Approx. Running minutes 88

BBFCInsight strong sex, violence, drug misuse

Genre(s) Drama

Director(s) Angela Bassett

Cast includes Yaya DaCosta, Arlen Escarpeta, Yolonda Ross

Cut All known versions of this work passed uncut.

BBFCinsight publication date 08/05/2017

Note: The following text may contain spoilers

WHITNEY is a US biopic about the life of the pop singer, Whitney Houston, and her relationship with Bobby Brown.

Sex

A man is seen vigorously thrusting on top of a woman in bed, with a sheet covering just his bottom.

A man is also shown kissing between a woman's bare thighs, then pushing his hand between her legs for implied masturbation.

Violence

A man is shot in the head from behind, with a large amount of blood and brain matter spraying into the face of a nearby man.

Drugs

There are several scenes in which people snort lines of cocaine from mirrors and work tops. There are also scenes in which people smoke joints.

Other issues include mild bad language with uses of 'ass'.

Details

Title
WHITNEY
Year
2017
Formats
DVD
Distributor(s)
Lionsgate UK Ltd / Lionsgate International (UK) Ltd - (HE)
Classified date(s)
05/05/2017
Main language
English
BBFC reference
AZU351400

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