Video release suitable for 12 years and over

FIRST MAN (2018)

FIRST MAN (2018)
  • Genre: Drama

  • Release date(s):

  • Run time: 142 minutes

  • Director(s): Damien Chazelle

  • Cast: Ryan Gosling, Claire Foy, Jason Clarke, Pablo Schreiber, Christopher Abbott, CiarĂ¡n Hinds, Corey Stoll

  • BBFCinsight: infrequent strong language, moderate threat

  • 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: FIRST MAN is a US drama which follows the life and career of Neil Armstrong and the events leading up the 1969 moon landing.

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FIRST MAN is a US drama which follows the life and career of Neil Armstrong and the events leading up the 1969 moon landing.

Language

There is infrequent strong language.

Threat

There are a number of intense test flight scenes in which malfunctioning equipment results in threat to astronauts' lives.

There is mild injury detail when an astronaut has blood on the side of his face following a crash landing. There are also scenes of emotional upset when a family lose a young child to Leukaemia.

More information is available for parents on the main BBFC website and the free to download BBFC app.

This work contains flashing images which may affect viewers who are susceptible to photosensitive epilepsy.