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THE LADY IN THE VAN

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THE LADY IN THE VAN

Type of media Film

Approved Running time 103m 58s

Release date 13/11/2015

BBFCInsight infrequent strong language

Genre(s) Drama

Director(s) Nicholas Hytner

Cast includes Maggie Smith, Dominic Cooper, James Corden, Jim Broadbent, Frances de la Tour, Roger Allam, Alex Jennings, Gwen Taylor

Summary THE LADY IN THE VAN is a drama, based on real events, about a vagrant who the playwright Alan Bennett allowed to park her van in his driveway, where she lived for fifteen years.

Cut This work was passed uncut.

BBFCinsight publication date 03/11/2015

Note: The following text may contain spoilers

THE LADY IN THE VAN is a drama, based on real events, about a vagrant who the playwright Alan Bennett allowed to park her van in his driveway, where she lived for fifteen years.

Language

There is infrequent strong language ('f**k') and moderate bad language ('bitch'). There are also uses of milder bad language ('piss hole', 'bloody', 'sodding', 'Jesus', 'Christ', 'God').

There are undetailed images of a road accident with brief sight of bloody injury, as well as mild sex references and innuendo. The film also touches on issues of mental health and death.

Details

Title
THE LADY IN THE VAN
Year
2015
Distributor(s)
Columbia Pictures Corporation Ltd.
Classified date(s)
20/07/2015
Main language
English
Submitted run time
103m 58s
Approved footage
9357+0
BBFC reference
BFF323615
Registration number
CFJ36542

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