THERE WILL BE BLOOD

BBFC reference: 
AFF243478
Registration number: 
CFJ16124
Parent release: 
AZF243478
Certification: 
Classification date: 
Friday, 11 January 2008
Main language: 
Approved footage: 
14237+11
Distributers: 
Buena Vista International UK
Release date: 
Friday, 8 February 2008
Approved running time: 
158m 12s
Type: 
Directors: 
Paul Thomas Anderson
Cast: 
Daniel Day-Lewis,Paul Dano,Kevin J. O'Connor,Ciaran Hinds,Russell Harvard,Mary Elizabeth Barret,Kevin Breznahan,Brad Carr
Consumer advice: 
Contains strong violence
Remarks: 
This work was originally classified 12A without cuts on 12 November 2007. This determination was formally reconsidered by the BBFC at the request of the submitting company. The BBFC carefully considered the arguments put forward by the submitting company, looked again at the relevant submitted material, and concluded that a revision to the original determination was appropriate.
BBFC insight: 

<p>THERE WILL BE BLOOD is a period drama that charts the rise of an oil prospector whose appetite for oil distorts his relationships with the people around him.</p><dl><dt>Violence</dt><dd><p>There is one moment of strong bloody violence in which a character is bludgeoned to death with resultant sight of blood.</p></dd></dl><p>There are also infrequent mild sex references, including the suggestion of a visit to a brothel, and mild bad language ('hell', 'goddamn', 'ass', and literal use of 'bastard' which is also intended as an insult).</p>

Cut version exists: 
This release was cut: 
Cuts replaced: 
Season number: 
0
Episode number: 
0
BBFC insight date: 
Tuesday, 29 January 2008
Parent item: 
Type of Media: 
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MyMovies film id: 
7129