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THE CURRENT WAR

Type of media Film

Approved Running time 107m 52s

Release date 26/07/2019

Ratings Info moderate bloody images, execution scenes

Genre(s) Drama

Director(s) Alfonso Gomez-Rejon

Cast includes Tom Holland, Benedict Cumberbatch, Nicholas Hoult, Katherine Waterston, Michael Shannon, Tuppence Middleton

Summary THE CURRENT WAR is a historical drama telling the story of Thomas Edison and George Westinghouse and the race to provide the electricity system for the USA.

Cut This work was passed uncut.

  • Cinema release suitable for 12 years and over icon12A

Ratings info

Ratings info publication date 16/07/2019

Note: The following text may contain spoilers

THE CURRENT WAR is a historical drama telling the story of Thomas Edison and George Westinghouse and the race to provide the electricity system for the USA.

Disturbing images

There are brief scenes of execution, including a hanging and a scene in which a man is put to death in an electric chair. The execution scenes are distressing, but discreetly shot.

Injury detail

There is sight of a heavily bloodied man who has blood all over his body.

There is mild bad language ('bastard'), as well as milder terms including 'damn' and 'Christ'.

Details

Title
THE CURRENT WAR
Year
2019
Distributor(s)
Entertainment Film Dists Ltd
Classified date(s)
20/06/2019
Main language
English
Submitted run time
107m 52s
Approved footage
9708+0
BBFC reference
AFF356760
Registration number
CFJ47907

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