Cinema release suitable for 12 years and over

MAZE RUNNER: THE DEATH CURE (2018)

MAZE RUNNER: THE DEATH CURE (2018)
  • Genre: Science Fiction, Drama, Action

  • Release date(s):

  • Run time: 142 minutes

  • Director(s): Wes Ball

  • Cast: Katherine McNamara, Thomas Brodie-Sangster, Dylan O'Brien, Kaya Scodelario, Walton Goggins, Rosa Salazar

  • BBFCinsight: moderate violence, threat, language

  • Note to parents: Some versions of this film are displayed in the 3D or IMAX format and some younger children may find them a more intense experience.

  • Synopsis: MAZE RUNNER: THE DEATH CURE is a science fiction drama in which a group of young people try to save their friends who are being held captive.

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MAZE RUNNER: THE DEATH CURE is a science fiction drama in which a group of young people try to save their friends who are being held captive.

Violence

There are scenes in which infected zombie-like people are shot. There are also exchanges of gunfire, and fight scenes including heavy kicks and blows with makeshift weapons. There are also some scenes in which people are stabbed. However, there is limited injury detail.

The film also contains scenes featuring infected people with swollen and diseased features.

Threat

There are scenes in which a group of young people face various threats, including infected zombie-like people who attack them. There is also a scene in which a young man is threatened by a giant robotic spider. The film also contains several long and intense chase scenes.

Language

There is infrequent moderate bad language, an offensive middle finger gesture, and some milder bad language.

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