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FLORENCE FOSTER JENKINS

FLORENCE FOSTER JENKINS

Type of media Film

Approved Running time 110m 14s

Release date 06/05/2016

BBFCInsight mild bad language, mild sex references

Genre(s) Drama

Director(s) Stephen Frears

Cast includes Meryl Streep, Hugh Grant, Simon Helberg, Rebecca Ferguson, Nina Arianda, John Kavanagh, David Haig, Brid Brennan, Stanley Townsend, Christian McKay, John Sessions

Summary FLORENCE FOSTER JENKINS is a drama, based on real events, about a New York heiress and patron of the arts who dreams of becoming an opera singer despite having a poor singing voice.

Cut This work was passed uncut.

BBFCinsight publication date 26/04/2016

Note: The following text may contain spoilers

FLORENCE FOSTER JENKINS is a drama, based on real events, about a New York heiress and patron of the arts who dreams of becoming an opera singer despite having a poor singing voice.

Language

There is mild bad language ('arse', 'ass', 'assholes', 'bullshit', 'son of a bitch') and very mild bad language ('Jeez', 'God').

Sex

There are mild sex references, including comments about affairs and a man with wandering hands. There are also references to a character having contracted syphilis from her first husband and, as a consequence, agreeing with her second husband to abstain from sexual relations.

There are also scenes of smoking in a period context.

Details

Title
FLORENCE FOSTER JENKINS
Also known as
FLORENCE
Year
2016
Distributor(s)
Pathe Productions LTD
Classified date(s)
11/03/2016
Main language
English
Submitted run time
110m 14s
Approved footage
9921+0
BBFC reference
AFF336226
Registration number
CFJ39047

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Trailer
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Feature
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VAM
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