RED CLIFF

BBFC reference: 
AFF255657
Registration number: 
CFJ19057
Parent release: 
AZF255657
Certification: 
Classification date: 
Monday, 27 April 2009
Main language: 
Approved footage: 
13296+14
Distributers: 
Entertainment Film Dists Ltd
Release date: 
Friday, 12 June 2009
Approved running time: 
147m 45s
Type: 
Directors: 
John Woo
Cast: 
Chen Chang,Yong Ho,Jun Hu,Tong Jiang,Takeshi Kaneshiro,Tony Leung Chiu Wai,Chilling Lin,Shido Nakamura,Wei Zhau
Consumer advice: 
Contains strong battle violence
Remarks: 
Subtitled
BBFC insight: 

<p>RED CLIFF is a subtitled Chinese (Mandarin) period action drama set in China when China was divided into the 'Three Kingdoms' (220 AD to 280 AD).</p><dl><dt>Violence</dt><dd><p>There are some epic battle scenes in which soldiers are armed with swords or spears and shields, charging and slashing on foot or horseback. Fiery canon balls are hurled into the enemy. Flaming boats are used to ram enemy ships. There are frequent sword stabs and slashes which result in blood spurts flying into the air and hitting the camera lens. There are some images of men on fire and many explosions.</p></dd></dl><p>There is a lengthy sex scene featuring the sight of bare flesh.</p>

Other titles: 
CHI BI
Cuts running time: 
0m 3s
Cut version exists: 
This release was cut: 
Cuts summary: 
Company was required to remove a shot of a cruel and dangerous horsefall (a horse being tripped and falling forward, rolling over on its neck). Cut required in accordance with the Cinematograph Films (Animals) Act 1937.
Cuts status: 
Cuts replaced: 
Season number: 
0
Episode number: 
0
BBFC insight date: 
Tuesday, 2 June 2009
Parent item: 
Type of Media: 
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MyMovies film id: 
8256