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THE WOLF OF WALL STREET

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THE WOLF OF WALL STREET

Type of media Film

Approved Running time 179m 55s

Release date 17/01/2014

BBFCInsight Contains very strong language, strong sex and hard drug use

Genre(s) Comedy, Crime, Drama

Director(s) Martin Scorsese

Cast includes Leonardo DiCaprio, Jonah Hill, Matthew McConaughey, Jean Dujardin, Margot Robbie, Kyle Chandler, Rob Reiner, Jon Favreau, Jon Bernthal, Cristin Milioti

Cut This work was passed uncut.

BBFCinsight publication date 07/01/2014

Note: The following text may contain spoilers

THE WOLF OF WALL STREET is a US crime drama about an ambitious young stockbroker, based on the autobiographical book by Jordan Belfort.

Language

Frequent use of strong ('f**k', 'motherf**ker', 'c**ksucker') and very strong ('c**t') terms

Sex

Frequent strong sex scenes include group sex and elements of sadomasochism

Drugs

Scenes of drug misuse, including cocaine snorting, occur throughout, occasionally during sex scenes and off naked bodies

The film also contains some strong bloody violence and suicide references. An aggressive use of very strong language is directed at a woman in a scene where a man also hits her and attempts to kidnap their child. Some viewers may find the portrayal of domestic violence upsetting

Details

Title
THE WOLF OF WALL STREET
Year
2013
Distributor(s)
Universal Pictures Int (UK)
Classified date(s)
10/12/2013
Main language
English
Submitted run time
179m 55s
Approved footage
16192+8
BBFC reference
AFF302017
Registration number
CFJ30958

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