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HARRIET (2019)

HARRIET <span>(2019)</span> artwork

HARRIET (2019)

Type Feature

Approx. Running minutes 126

Release dates 22/11/2019

Ratings Info racism, moderate violence, threat, infrequent strong language

Genre(s) Drama

Director(s) Kasi Lemmons

Cast includes Cynthia Erivo, Leslie Odom Jr., Joe Alwyn, Janelle Monáe, Jennifer Nettles, Vanessa Bell Calloway, Clarke Peters

Summary HARRIET is a biopic about former slave turned abolitionist Harriet Tubman and her work to liberate other slaves by means of a network known as the Underground Railroad.

Cut All known versions of this work passed uncut.

  • Cinema release suitable for 12 years and over icon12A

Ratings info

Ratings info publication date 12/11/2019

Note: The following text may contain spoilers

HARRIET is a biopic about former slave turned abolitionist Harriet Tubman and her work to liberate other slaves by means of a network known as the Underground Railroad.

Discrimination

Racism includes repeated references to African Americans as ‘ni**er’ and scenes of violent mistreatment of African Americans on the basis of race.

Violence

Moderate violence includes a woman's face being punched and then an impression of her being kicked repeatedly by a man.

Threat and horror

Moderate threat includes an escaped slave being chased through woodland by men with dogs and a woman being backhanded in the face as a warning about the way she speaks to her slave master.

Language

There is infrequent strong language (‘f**k’).

Trailer

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Details

Title
HARRIET
Year
2019
Formats
Cinema, DVD
Distributor(s)
Universal Pictures (UK) Ltd,Universal Pictures International UK & Eire Ltd
Classified date(s)
02/12/2019
Main language
English
BBFC reference
AZF380509

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