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LIFE OF RILEY

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LIFE OF RILEY

Type of media Film

Approved Running time 108m 20s

Release date 06/03/2015

BBFCInsight infrequent strong language

Genre(s) Comedy, Drama

Director(s) Alain Resnais

Cast includes Sabine Azéma, Hippolyte Girardot, Caroline Sihol, Michel Vuillermoz, Sandrine Kiberlain, André Dussollier

Summary LIFE OF RILEY is a French comedy drama about a group of friends in an amateur dramatic production who discover that one of their friends is terminally ill.

Cut This work was passed uncut.

BBFCinsight publication date 24/02/2015

Note: The following text may contain spoilers

LIFE OF RILEY is a French comedy drama about a group of friends in an amateur dramatic production who discover that one of their friends is terminally ill.

Language

There are two of uses of strong language ('f**k'). Milder terms include 'bullshit', 'screw', 'shit', 'bitch', 'slut', 'bastard', 'bugger', 'bloody' and 'piss'.

There are mild sex references as couples discuss whether people are having affairs and complain that their own relationships are in the sexual 'doldrums'. There are also comments about being 'at it like rabbits', sowing 'wild oats' and how a woman got pregnant but 'had to get rid of it'.

There are also frequent undetailed references to a man dying from cancer, with several people getting very upset at the news.

Details

Title
LIFE OF RILEY
Also known as
AIMER, BOIRE ET CHANTER
Year
2015
Distributor(s)
Eureka Entertainment Ltd
Classified date(s)
03/02/2015
Main language
French
Submitted run time
108m 20s
Approved footage
9750+0
BBFC reference
AFF323329
Registration number
CFJ34851
Remarks
Subtitled

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