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BLINDED BY THE LIGHT (2019)

BLINDED BY THE LIGHT <span>(2019)</span> artwork

BLINDED BY THE LIGHT (2019)

Type Feature

Approx. Running minutes 114

Release dates 09/12/2019, 09/08/2019

Ratings Info racist language and behaviour, moderate bad language

Genre(s) Drama, Musical, Comedy

Director(s) Gurinder Chadha

Cast includes Viveik Kalra, Kulvinder Ghir, Meera Ganatra, Aaron Phagura, Dean-Charles Chapman, Nikita Mehta

Summary BLINDED BY THE LIGHT is a British drama, set in 1987, in which a young British Pakistani teenager discovers a passion for Bruce Springsteen.

Cut All known versions of this work passed uncut.

  • Cinema release suitable for 12 years and over icon12A

Ratings info

Ratings info publication date 30/07/2019

Note: The following text may contain spoilers

BLINDED BY THE LIGHT is a British drama, set in 1987, in which a young British Pakistani teenager discovers a passion for Bruce Springsteen.

Discrimination

There is a scene in which two men are attacked by members of the National Front, resulting in brief bloody injury detail. There are racist references made to "Pakis" as one character is spat on and made to move from his seat in a restaurant at the request of some racists. Racism is not condoned within the film.

Language

There is infrequent moderate bad language ('wanker') as well as milder terms ('bloody hell', 'shit', 'crap', 'frickin', 'sod', 'Jesus').

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Details

Title
BLINDED BY THE LIGHT
Year
2019
Formats
Cinema, DVD
Distributor(s)
Universal Pictures (UK) Ltd,Entertainment One UK Ltd
Classified date(s)
01/11/2019
Main language
English
BBFC reference
AZF373706

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