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FOXCATCHER

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FOXCATCHER

Type of media Video

Approved Running time 128m 53s

Release date 02/02/2015

Ratings Info drug use, brief strong violence

Genre(s) Drama

Director(s) Bennett Miller

Cast includes Steve Carell, Channing Tatum, Mark Ruffalo, Anthony Michael Hall, Sienna Miller, Vanessa Redgrave, Tara Subkoff, Guy Boyd, Samara Lee, Jane Mowder

Cut This work was passed uncut.

  • Suitable only for 15 years and over icon15

Ratings info

Ratings info publication date 23/01/2015

Note: The following text may contain spoilers

FOXCATCHER is a US drama based on a true story about the relationship between Olympic wrestler Mark Schultz and his wealthy sponsor John du Pont.

Drugs

There are some scenes of drug use in which men snort cocaine.

Violence

In one scene, a man is repeatedly shot. Injury detail is limited but there is blood on the ground as he tries to crawl away. There is also a scene of cage fighting, which includes sight of blood on the fighters.

In one scene, a man repeatedly headbutts a mirror, which leaves a bloody cut on his forehead. There are some wrestling bouts, which include blows to the face and a scene in which a wrestler accidentally butts an opponent in the face. There is limited injury detail. The film also contains brief scenes of fox hunting; however there is no sight of a fox being set upon. There is mild bad language ('shit').

Details

Title
FOXCATCHER
Year
2015
Distributor(s)
Entertainment One UK
Classified date(s)
26/01/2015
Main language
English
Submitted run time
128m 53s
BBFC reference
AVF315027
Remarks
Widescreen

Components List

This work is made up of a number of separate components. Note that since February 2001 the BBFC has measured each component separately, but older works may not have the exact details, only a list of titles

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Rating information

The version of this work detailed above is rated by the BBFC under the Video Recordings Act 1984 for use on any Packaged Media format (including DVD, Blu-ray and VHS). This classification may also be used when the same work is made available on Digital Video Platforms (including Video On Demand) provided that the platform is licenced to use BBFC ratings.

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