The Birthday Cake
  • Directors(s)

    Jimmy Giannopoulos

  • Production Year

    2021

  • Genre(s)

    Thriller

  • Approx. running minutes

    93m

  • Cast

    Ewan McGregor, Shiloh Fernandez, Val Kilmer

Film

The Birthday Cake

strong language, violence, sex references, nudity, drug misuse

THE BIRTHDAY CAKE is a crime drama in which a man brings a birthday cake to his mafia boss uncle on the tenth anniversary of his father's mysterious death.

  • Directors(s)

    Jimmy Giannopoulos

  • Production Year

    2021

  • Genre(s)

    Thriller

  • Approx. running minutes

    93m

  • Cast

    Ewan McGregor, Shiloh Fernandez, Val Kilmer

language

There are multiple use of strong language ('f**k', 'motherf**ker', 'c**ksucker'), milder terms (for example, 'prick', 'bitch', 'whore', 'cock', 'pussy', 'slut', 'dick', 'shit', 'bullshit', 'ass', 'Jesus', 'Christ'), and racist language (for example, 'Chink').

drugs

Scenes of drug misuse include those in which cocaine is snorted and marijuana is smoked. Drug misuse is not condoned by the work as a whole.

nudity

Scenes of strong sexualised nudity occur during scenes showing strippers with breasts exposed dancing in a strip club.

sex

There are some strong verbal sex references.

violence

There are bloody shootings and scenes in which people are shot. A man is heard being tortured off-screen, and is subsequently discovered heavily bloodstained before he dies. In one scene, several men are poisoned, and they collapse and froth at the mouth before they die.


There are also several scenes of threat and menace.
  • Classified date

    09/06/2021

  • Language

    English