Attack The Block
  • Type

    Film

  • Approx. Running minutes

    88m

  • Release date

    13/05/2011

  • Genre(s)

    Science Fiction, Comedy, Horror, Action

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Film

Attack The Block

Contains strong language, violence, gore and soft drug use

A teen gang in South London defend their block from an alien invasion.

  • Type

    Film

  • Approx. Running minutes

    88m

  • Release date

    13/05/2011

  • Genre(s)

    Science Fiction, Comedy, Horror, Action

Posters and synopsis powered by IMDb

ATTACK THE BLOCK is a comedy sci-fi horror film about a young nurse and a gang of teenage boys who are forced to defend their London tower block from an alien invasion.

Language

There is strong language ('f**k').

Violence

There is strong gory violence when aliens attack humans, ripping their throats and faces with sight of blood spurts and spray; a decapitation is also implied. Human characters are seen defending themselves against the aliens using a variety of weapons including baseball bats, swords and handguns. There is also a scene in which characters are robbed at gun point.

Drugs

Characters are seen rolling, smoking, selling and growing marijuana.

  • Classified date

    15/03/2011

  • Director(s)

    Joe Cornish

  • Cast

    Joey Ansah, Luke Treadaway, Flaminia Cinque, Nick Frost, Jodie Whittaker

  • BBFC reference

    AFF277176