Cinema release suitable for 12 years and over

BLACK PANTHER (2018)

BLACK PANTHER (2018)
  • Genre: Adventure, Action, Fantasy, Science Fiction

  • Release date(s):

  • Run time: 134 minutes

  • Director(s): Ryan Coogler

  • Cast: Chadwick Boseman, Michael B. Jordan, Lupita Nyong'o, Danai Gurira, Martin Freeman, Angela Bassett, Forest Whitaker, Andy Serkis, Daniel Kaluuya

  • BBFCinsight: moderate violence, injury detail, rude gesture

  • Note to parents: Some versions of this film are displayed in the 3D or IMAX format and some younger children may find them a more intense experience.

  • Synopsis: BLACK PANTHER is a US action adventure in which the king of a hidden kingdom must prevent a rival from unleashing war on the world.

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BLACK PANTHER is a US action adventure in which the king of a hidden kingdom must prevent a rival from unleashing war on the world.

Violence

There are battles with swords, spears, guns and other weapons. The violence includes slashes, stabs and hand-to-hand fights. A character breaks another's arm, and a warrior's throat is cut, but without strong detail.

Injury detail

A wound to someone's body is shown during a healing process. Other injuries, sometimes bloody, are seen briefly and without strong detail.

Language

During a comic scene, a character gives a rude middle-finger gesture. There is also use of mild bad language, as well as milder terms.

A fantastical mind-altering potion is drunk during a ceremonial ritual.

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