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EDWARD SCISSORHANDS

Type of media Film

Approved Running time 104m 42s

Director(s) Tim Burton

Cast includes Johnny Depp, Winona Ryder, Dianne Wiest, Anthony Michael Hall, Kathy Baker, Robert Oliveri, Conchata Ferrell, Caroline Aaron, Dock Anthony Williams, O-Lan Jones, Vincent Price, Alan Arkin, Bryan Larkin

Cut This work was cut. To obtain this category cuts of 0m 8s were required.

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Ratings info

Note: The following text may contain spoilers

EDWARD SCISSORHANDS is a US fantasy adventure in which an outsider is taken in by a kind suburban family, but struggles to find acceptance within the community.

Violence

Scenes include a man being kicked and punched. A man with scissors for hands accidentally cuts others, producing brief sight of blood.

There are sequences of mild threat. Scenes also include infrequent mild bad language ('dick', 'bastard') and discriminatory language ('retarded'). Occasional verbal and visual sex references include a woman attempting to seduce a man by straddling his lap. There is an undetailed reference to sexual violence.

Details

Title
EDWARD SCISSORHANDS
Year
1991
Distributor(s)
20th Century Fox Film Co. Ltd
Classified date(s)
12/03/1991
Main language
English
Submitted run time
104m 50s
Approved footage
9423+0
BBFC reference
AFF062990
Registration number
CFH06275

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