12 of 15 people found the following review helpful
Decent little anthology film focussing on sex and death. Regrettably what you see here in the U.K will not be the full uncut version as the director intended.
The film has been snipped by 41 seconds by our censors.
UK: Passed 18 for strong sex and horror and sexual violence after 41s of BBFC compulsory cuts for:
2013 Monster Pictures R2 DVD at UK Amazon released on 12th August 2013
The BBFC commented:
Cuts required to remove a focus on sadistic humiliation during a scene of sexual violence.
Netherlands: Uncut and 15 rated for:
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35 of 38 people found the following review helpful
It is with great sadness that the censors have cut this film by over 6 minutes, according to the BBFC website.
The cut relates to `unsimulated' sexual activity. Just like the sort you can see in Caligula, 9 songs, Brown Bunny which has legitimately been passed with an 18 certificate in the UK.
They offered an uncut version that could only be sold in licensed sex shops which the distributor turned down and rightly so.
The law here must change - this is not a porno flick but a sensual erotic masterpiece that is beautifully directed, written and acted. To see this in its full version the consumer would have to go to some dodgy sex shop which is no place for a movie of this… Read more
1 of 3 people found the following review helpful
So 15 year olds would find a naked woman 'obscene' , oh pleeease !!!
UK: Passed 15 for strong language, sex references and sexualised nudity after BBFC category cuts for:
UK 2012 Universal RB Blu-ray at UK Amazon released on 4th February 2013
UK 2012 Universal R2 DVD at UK Amazon released on 4th February 2013
UK 2012 cinema release
The BBFC commented:
Distributor chose to reduce a focus on sexualised female nudity in a strip club scene in order to achieve a 15 classification. Cuts made in accordance with BBFC Guidelines and policy. An uncut 18 classification was available.
UK: Passed 18… Read more