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VICTORIA AND ABDUL (2017)

VICTORIA AND ABDUL (2017)
  • Genre: Drama

  • Release date(s):

  • Run time: 112 minutes

  • Director(s): Stephen Frears

  • Cast: Judi Dench, Ali Fazal, Michael Gambon, Eddie Izzard, Adeel Akhtar, Olivia Williams

  • BBFCinsight: mild bad language, sex references, racist terms

  • Synopsis: VICTORIA AND ABDUL is a British historical drama following Queen Victoria's relationship with an Indian man who joins her household staff.

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VICTORIA AND ABDUL is a British historical drama following Queen Victoria's relationship with an Indian man who joins her household staff.

Language

There are uses of mild bad language.

Sex

There are some mild sex references, including during a medical examination.

Discrimination

There are incidents of historical racist behaviour, occasionally accompanied by physical aggression.

More information is available for parents, on all the issues in this film including the sex references, on the main BBFC website and the free to download BBFC App.