BBFC


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BBFC

abbreviation for
(Film) British Board of Film Classification
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Only adults should be allowed to view such content and we have appointed a regulator, BBFC, to make sure the right age checks are in place to make that happen.
The BBFC responded: "At U, scary or potentially unsettling sequences should be mild, brief and unlikely to cause undue anxiety to young children.
What's more, the BBFC requires filmmakers to pay for this mandatory exercise in classification.
In 2009, the BBFC rated 555 films for cinema release and just five years later in 2013 the total had almost doubled to 974.
I would rather we did not talk about the prospect of councillors deciding on what films can or cannot be shown in cinemas across their boroughs but if the BBFC continues to neglect their duties of responsible film classification then I fear it could only be a matter of time.
There's nothing in this device that's going to give people the frights or the BBFC kittens and we don't need security guards on the door.
The BBFC provides a wide variety of services to the Film and Home Entertainment industry.
The BBFC is about to celebrate its centenary and next year will be surveying 10,000 people to see how public tastes have changed.
Even so, the UK ratings board BBFC received more complaints about The Lovely Bones in 2010 than any other film.
The BBFC move could open the floodgates for the release of other controversial films.
The BBFC should realize there are scenes of gratuitous violence in 'The Dark Knight' to which I certainly would not take my 11-year-old daughter," says Keith Vaz, a high-profile Labour member of Parliament.
Only the BBFC rating system is legally binding, meaning that youngsters cannot buy an 18 or 15 certificate game until they are old enough.