SKYSCRAPER (2018)

SKYSCRAPER (2018)
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  • Release date(s):

  • Run time: 102 minutes

  • Director(s): Rawson Marshall Thurber

  • Cast: Dwayne Johnson, Pablo Schreiber, Neve Campbell, Noah Taylor, Kevin Rankin, Roland Møller, Tzi Ma

  • BBFCinsight: moderate violence, threat, injury detail, infrequent strong language

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  • Synopsis: SKYSCRAPER is a US action drama in which a man risks everything to save his family.

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SKYSCRAPER is a US action drama in which a man risks everything to save his family.

Violence

There are several scenes of moderate violence which include shoot-outs punches, kicks to heads and some use of bladed weapons. One scene shows a woman stabbing a man in his leg with a pair of scissors.

Threat

Moderate threat includes a scene in which a man holds a boy as a human shield to protect himself from being shot. There are also scenes in which a family try to escape from a burning building.

Injury detail

Injury detail includes a scene that shows a man with a cut and bloodied face in the aftermath of a bomb attack. In another scene, a man pulls a shard of metal out of his shoulder, with limited detail shown.

Language

There is infrequent use of strong language, as well as milder terms.

There are several images that show a skyscraper on fire.

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ANT-MAN AND THE WASP (2018)

ANT-MAN AND THE WASP (2018)
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  • Release date(s):

  • Run time: 118 minutes

  • Director(s): Peyton Reed

  • Cast: Paul Rudd, Evangeline Lilly, Michael Peña, Hannah John-Kamen, Walton Goggins, Michael Douglas

  • BBFCinsight: moderate violence

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  • Synopsis: ANT-MAN AND THE WASP is a US sci-fi action adventure in which the two superheroes take on a new foe who is determined to steal their technology.

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ANT-MAN AND THE WASP is a US sci-fi action adventure in which the two tiny superheroes take on a new enemy who is determined to steal their technology.

Violence

Moderate violence includes punches, kicks and other acrobatic combat moves. Villains fire guns at the heroes, and the Wasp is able to stun opponents using 'blasters' attached to her wrists.

Other issues include moments of mild threat and occasional innuendo. For example, Ant-Man is told off for 'comparing sizes' with another man while explaining how large he was able to grow during a previous adventure. There are uses of mild bad language. There is an implied drug reference.

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THE BROMLEY BOYS (2018)

THE BROMLEY BOYS (2018)
  • Release date(s):

  • Run time: 106 minutes

  • Director(s): Steve Kelly

  • Cast: Martine McCutcheon, Alan Davies, Adam Deacon, Daniel Hill, Jamie Foreman, Ewen MacIntosh

  • BBFCinsight: mild bad language

  • Synopsis: THE BROMLEY BOYS is a British comedy, set in 1970, in which a teenager devotes himself to supporting the worst football team in Britain, Bromley FC.

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THE BROMLEY BOYS is British comedy, set in 1970, in which a teenager devotes himself to supporting the worst football team in Britain, Bromley FC.

Language

A teenage football fan wears a T-Shirt with an innuendo written on it in reference to a football manager called Dick that the fans wish would leave the club. There is also mild bad language.

In one scene, a student is caned by his teacher, but this is only indicated with sound effects.

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THE BOY DOWNSTAIRS (2017)

THE BOY DOWNSTAIRS (2017)
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  • Release date(s):

  • Run time: 89 minutes

  • Director(s): Sophie Brooks

  • Cast: Zosia Mamet, Matthew Shear, Deirdre O'Connell, Sarah Ramos, Diana Irvine, Arliss Howard

  • BBFCinsight: moderate sex references, infrequent strong language

  • Synopsis: THE BOY DOWNSTAIRS is a US romantic drama in which a young woman moves into a new apartment, but discovers that her ex-boyfriend lives on the floor below.

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THE BOY DOWNSTAIRS is a US romantic drama in which a young woman moves into a new apartment, but discovers that her ex-boyfriend lives on the floor below.

Sex

Occasional sex references are made.

Language

There is infrequent strong language and milder terms.

A couple joke that they are on drugs while in a surreal exhibition.

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PATRICK (2018)

PATRICK (2018)
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  • Release date(s):

  • Run time: 94 minutes

  • Director(s): Mandie Fletcher

  • Cast: Ed Skrein, Gemma Jones, Jennifer Saunders, Cherie Lunghi, Emilia Jones, Tom Bennett

  • BBFCinsight: mild bad language

  • Synopsis: PATRICK is a comedy drama about a woman who inherits her grandmother's dog.

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PATRICK is a comedy drama about a woman who inherits her grandmother's dog.

Language

There is mild bad language.

In one scene, a teacher catches three students trying to steal wheels from a car.

There are upsetting scenes when a teenage girl appears sad because her parents are going through a divorce.

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INCREDIBLES 2 (2018)

INCREDIBLES 2 (2018)
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  • Release date(s):

  • Run time: 125 minutes

  • Director(s): Brad Bird

  • Cast: Craig T. Nelson (voice), Holly Hunter (voice), Samuel L. Jackson (voice), Sarah Vowell (voice), Huck Milner (voice), Sophia Bush (voice)

  • BBFCinsight:

    mild bad language, violence

  • 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: INCREDIBLES 2 is an animated adventure in which a family of super heroes face a new foe. Included before the film is BAO, a silent short animation about a woman whose dumpling comes to life.

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INCREDIBLES 2 is the sequel to THE INCREDIBLES. It is an animated adventure in which a family of super heroes face a new foe. There is silent short film, called BAO shown before the film. It is an animation about a woman whose dumpling comes to life.

Language

There is mild bad language.

Violence

Mild violence includes villains and heroes kicking and punching each other. In one scene a villain attacks a woman by electrocuting her with a cattle prod. However this is in the context of an animated hero adventure.

FREAK SHOW (2017)

FREAK SHOW (2017)
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  • Release date(s):

  • Run time: 91 minutes

  • Director(s): Trudie Styler

  • Cast: Alex Lawther, Abigail Breslin, AnnaSophia Robb, Ian Nelson, Celia Weston, Willa Fitzgerald, Laverne Cox, Larry Pine, Bette Midler, John McEnroe

  • BBFCinsight: moderate violence, discrimination theme, sex references, strong language

  • Synopsis: FREAK SHOW is a US comedy drama in which an eccentric teenager struggles to find acceptance at his conservative high school.

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FREAK SHOW is a US comedy drama in which an eccentric teenager struggles to find acceptance at his conservative high school.

Violence

A teenage boy is attacked by a gang of bullies, leaving him unconscious with streaks of blood on his face. In a later scene, two teens get into a brief fistfight.

Discrimination

The main character is verbally and physically abused by his classmates, who use homophobic slurs and throw stuff at him in the school hallway. However, the film carries a resolutely anti-discrimination message.

Sex

There is a scene in which it is implied a teenage boy has an erection in gym class, which causes him embarrassment. There are also references to sex.

Language

There is infrequent strong language alongside milder terms.

There is also an isolated reference to self-harm, and references to alcohol abuse and termination.

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OCEAN'S 8 (2018)

OCEAN'S 8 (2018)
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  • Release date(s):

  • Run time: 110 minutes

  • Director(s): Gary Ross

  • Cast: Sandra Bullock, Cate Blanchett, Anne Hathaway, Mindy Kaling, Sarah Paulson, Awkwafina, Rihanna, Helena Bonham Carter, Richard Armitage. Elliott Gould

  • BBFCinsight: infrequent strong language, drug misuse, sex references

  • Synopsis: OCEAN'S 8 is a comedy crime thriller in which a team of women plan to steal a valuable necklace.

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OCEAN'S 8 is a comedy crime thriller in which a team of women plan to steal a valuable necklace.

Language

There is infrequent strong language, as well as milder terms.

Drugs

A woman smokes marijuana in some scenes and a young man bickers with a friend over drugs.

Sex

There is a comic scene in which a woman slaps a man's face and handcuffs him to a bed to create a distraction and other moderate sex references.

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SOLO: A STAR WARS STORY (2018)

SOLO: A STAR WARS STORY (2018)
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  • Release date(s):

  • Run time: 135 minutes

  • Director(s): Ron Howard

  • Cast: Alden Ehrenreich, Woody Harrelson, Emilia Clarke, Donald Glover, Thandie Newton, Paul Bettany, Phoebe Waller-Bridge, Joonas Suotamo, Jon Favreau (voice)

  • BBFCinsight: moderate violence

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  • Synopsis: SOLO: A STAR WARS STORY is a sci-fi action adventure in which a street-wise outlaw teams up with a group of smugglers to plan a heist.

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SOLO: A STAR WARS STORY is a sci-fi action adventure in which an outlaw teams up with a group of smugglers to plan a heist.

Violence

Moderate violence includes aerial dogfights between spaceships as well as fights, gunfights and use of lightsabers and other hand-held weapons. Blood and injury detail is brief and limited.

There is also some mild threat, mild bad language and infrequent mild innuendo. More information for parents is available on the main BBFC website and the free BBFC app.

THE BOOKSHOP (2017)

THE BOOKSHOP (2017)
  • Release date(s):

  • Run time: 113 minutes

  • Director(s): Isabel Coixet

  • Cast: Emily Mortimer, Bill Nighy, Patricia Clarkson, Hunter Tremayne, Honor Kneafsey, James Lance

  • BBFCinsight: mild bad language

  • Synopsis: THE BOOKSHOP is a British drama in which a woman opens a bookshop in a seaside town.

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THE BOOKSHOP is a British drama in which a woman opens a bookshop in a seaside town.

Language

There is mild bad language.

More information is available for parents on the main BBFC website and the free to download BBFC app.

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