No surprises here!
Via BBC News
Two cinema chains say, on police advice, they will not show a film about gang culture made in Birmingham.
1DAY follows the violent life of two inner city gangs and was filmed in the Handsworth area, starring local people.
Odeon and Cineworld said they would not show the movie, due for national release on 6 November, in Birmingham.
West Midlands Police said the force had not asked for the film to be pulled but it was investigating whether an officer had approached cinemas independently. Continue Reading…….
When I watched the trailer for 1 Day I just knew there would be a problem.
I guess if you live in Birmingham and desperately want to see this film, then you will have to travel to another city in the UK to watch it.
At the moment it’s only been banned in Birmingham but then again how long before it’s banned all over the UK?
Anyway 1 Day will be released in other cities around the UK on Friday 6th November.
Click here to watch trailer.
Gang violence in Birmingham has escalated over the past 5 years, so do you think the police are right to censor this film there?
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