Pink Flamingos
  • Director(s)

    John Waters

  • Production Year

    1969

  • Genre(s)

    Comedy, Crime

  • Approx. running minutes

    92m

  • Cast

    Divine, David Lochary, Mary Vivian Pearce

  • Cuts

    A version of this work was cut

Film

Pink Flamingos

sexual violence, strong real sex, nudity

PINK FLAMINGOS is a comedy drama, from 1972, in which an upstart couple attempts to usurp the filthiest person alive.

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  • Director(s)

    John Waters

  • Production Year

    1969

  • Genre(s)

    Comedy, Crime

  • Approx. running minutes

    92m

  • Cast

    Divine, David Lochary, Mary Vivian Pearce

  • Cuts

    A version of this work was cut

nudity

There is focus on a man's dilating anus, in close-up detail. There is wider full nudity.

sex

There is a scene of unsimulated fellatio between a fictional mother and son. There are other strong sex scenes, as well as references to ejaculation, masturbation and troilism. A man's semen is seen, in close-up detail.

sexual violence and sexual threat

A man rapes a woman, while daubing her in chicken blood. After masturbating over her, a man artificially inseminates an unconscious female prisoner. A man exposes himself to schoolgirls.


In unsimulated footage, a woman puts dog excrement in her mouth. There is infrequent very strong language ('c**t'), regular strong language ('f**k', 'motherf**ker') and discriminatory terms such as 'fag', 'dyke' and 'queen'. A chicken is killed on-screen. Threat, gore and implied violence are strong. There is brief drug misuse.
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Pink FlamingosCinema104m 0sEntertainment Film Dists Ltd27/06/1997
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Pink FlamingosPhysical media + VOD/Streaming92m 0sSony Pictures Home Entertainment10/05/2022
Pink FlamingosPhysical media + VOD/Streaming88m 0sEntertainment in Video Ltd08/01/2008
Pink FlamingosPhysical media + VOD/Streaming101m 0sEntertainment in Video Ltd21/01/1999
Pink FlamingosPhysical media + VOD/Streaming86m 0sCastle Communications PLC31/12/1990
  • Classified date

    10/05/2022

  • Language

    English