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MAZE RUNNER: THE DEATH CURE [2D]

MAZE RUNNER: THE DEATH CURE <span>[2D]</span> artwork

MAZE RUNNER: THE DEATH CURE [2D]

Type of media Film

Approved Running time 141m 35s

Release date 26/01/2018

Ratings Info moderate violence, threat, language

Genre(s) Action, Drama, Science Fiction

Director(s) Wes Ball

Cast includes Dylan O'Brien, Kaya Scodelario, Thomas Brodie-Sangster, Dexter Darden, Nathalie Emmanuel, Giancarlo Esposito, Aidan Gillen, Walton Goggins, Ki Hong Lee, Jacob Lofland, Katherine McNamara, Barry Pepper, Will Poulter, Rosa Salazar, Patricia Clarkson

Summary MAZE RUNNER: THE DEATH CURE is a science fiction drama in which a group of young people try to save their friends who are being held captive.

Cut This work was passed uncut.

  • Cinema release suitable for 12 years and over icon12A

Ratings info

Ratings info publication date 16/01/2018

Note: The following text may contain spoilers

MAZE RUNNER: THE DEATH CURE is a science fiction drama in which a group of young people try to save their friends who are being held captive.

Violence

There are scenes in which infected zombie-like people are shot. There are also exchanges of gunfire, and fight scenes including heavy kicks and blows with makeshift weapons. There are also some scenes in which people are stabbed. However, there is limited injury detail.

The film also contains scenes featuring infected people with swollen and diseased features.

Threat

There are scenes in which a group of young people face various threats, including infected zombie-like people who attack them. There is also a scene in which a young man is threatened by a giant robotic spider. The film also contains several prolonged and intense chase scenes.

Language

There is infrequent moderate bad language (for example, 'twat'), an offensive middle finger gesture, and some milder bad language (for example, 'dick', 'son of a bitch', 'shit', 'bastard', 'pissed', 'asshole', 'ass', 'bloody', 'hell', 'goddamn', 'damn').

Precuts information

During post-production, the distributor sought and was given advice on how to secure the desired classification. Following this advice, certain changes were made prior to submission

Note: The following text may contain spoilers

This work was originally seen for advice. The company was advised that the film was likely to receive a 15 certificate but that their preferred 12A classification could be achieved by making some changes. The company was advised to reduce moments of threat and 'horror' involving zombie-like characters. When the film was formally submitted, changes had been made and, consequently, the film was passed 12A.

Details

Title
MAZE RUNNER: THE DEATH CURE
Title Information
2D
Year
2018
Distributor(s)
20th Century Fox Film Co. Ltd
Classified date(s)
15/01/2018
Main language
English
Submitted run time
141m 35s
Approved footage
12742+8
BBFC reference
DFF356620
Registration number
CFJ43853
Remarks
2D

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