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THE WIND THAT SHAKES THE BARLEY

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THE WIND THAT SHAKES THE BARLEY

Type of media Video

Approved Running time 121m 36s

Release date 23/10/2006

Ratings Info Contains strong language and violence

Director(s) Ken Loach

Cast includes Liam Cunningham, Padraic Delaney, Cillian Murphy, Gerard Kearney, Niall McCarthy, William Ruane

Cut This work was passed uncut.

  • Suitable only for 15 years and over icon15

Ratings info

Ratings info publication date 29/02/2016

Note: The following text may contain spoilers

THE WIND THAT SHAKES THE BARLEY is a historical drama about two Irish brothers fighting for independence from the British.

Language

There is occasional use of strong language ('f**k').

Violence

Scenes of violence include gunfights and executions, and a scene of torture in which a character's fingernails are pulled out using pliers.

There are scenes of moderate threat in which characters are held at gunpoint.

Details

Title
THE WIND THAT SHAKES THE BARLEY
Year
2006
Distributor(s)
Pathe Distribution
Classified date(s)
27/09/2006
Main language
English
Submitted run time
121m 36s
BBFC reference
AVF223262
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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THE WIND THAT SHAKES THE BARLEY

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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