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THE DARK HORSE (2014)

THE DARK HORSE <span>(2014)</span> artwork

THE DARK HORSE (2014)

Type Feature

Approx. Running minutes 122

Release dates 17/04/2015

Ratings Info strong language, violence, drug use

Genre(s) Drama

Director(s) James Napier Robertson

Cast includes Cliff Curtis, James Rolleston, Kirk Torrance, Miriama McDowell

Summary THE DARK HORSE is a drama based on the life of Genesis Potini, a man suffering from bipolar disorder, who helps young people in his local community stay away from gang crime by teaching them how to play chess.

Cut All known versions of this work passed uncut.

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Ratings info

Ratings info publication date 07/04/2015

Note: The following text may contain spoilers

THE DARK HORSE is a drama based on the life of Genesis Potini, a man suffering from bipolar disorder, who helps young people in his local community stay away from gang crime by teaching them how to play chess.

Language

There is frequent use of strong language, including a single use of 'motherf**ker' and over sixty uses of 'f**k'.

Violence

There are scenes of strong violence in which characters are punched in the face or headbutted; characters are seen with significant injuries following the violence.

Drugs

There is a brief moment in which a character is seen smoking from a crack pipe.

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Details

Title
THE DARK HORSE
Also known as
GENESIS
Year
2014
Formats
Cinema, DVD
Distributor(s)
Koch Film
Classified date(s)
13/07/2015
Main language
English, Maori
Other languages
English
BBFC reference
AZF323999

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