Is Showcase Showing Blue Story?

Is Blue Story banned in cinemas?

BLUE Story, a violent gang film made by the BBC, was axed from cinemas after 100 thugs armed with machetes and knives crashed its opening evening on Friday, November 22.

After banning showings due to the violence, Vue boss said the company was looking at “beefing up security” to restart screenings..

Is blue story based on true events?

Blue Story is based around events of Rapman’s own personal experiences growing up in Deptford, in the London Borough of Lewisham, and being sent to in Peckham, in the London Borough of Southwark, thereby crossing gang-affiliated borders. The film depicts real life gangs Peckham Boys and Ghetto Boys.

How long is blue story out for?

1h 31mBlue Story/Running time

Does Timmy die at the end of blue story?

While Timmy and Leah are out, the Peckham boys start to beat on Timmy. Leah tries to defend him, but Marco shoves her so hard that she hits the ground and dies after her skull smashes against the pavement. Marco also knocks Timmy out with a brick. He is later arrested and sent to prison, while Timmy is in a coma.

Who dies at the end of blue story?

One night Switcher kills a young Deptford gang member, an act of violence that sees victim Gyalis (Andre Dwayne) choking and spurting blood from his mouth as he dies on the now-deserted street.

Why are people fighting over blue story?

The decision to pull Blue Story comes after a disturbance that broke out at the Star City cinema in Birmingham on Saturday evening. Dozens of teenagers, some armed with machetes, clashed at the cinema while people were queuing for a screening of Frozen II, with many of those present families with young children.

Is Blue story showing in Vue?

On Sunday, Vue cinemas stopped screening Blue Story, co-produced by BBC Films and Paramount Pictures UK. A spokesman said: “We can confirm a decision was made to remove the film. The safety and welfare of our customers and staff is always our first priority.”

Why did Vue remove blue story?

Blue Story was withdrawn by Vue after seven police officers were injured in a disturbance at a cinema in Birmingham at the weekend. The film’s director, Andrew Onwubolu, said there was “no connection” between the Birmingham brawl and his movie, and questioned whether there were “hidden reasons”.

How long is blue story?

Blue Story has been given the rating 15 and runs for 1 hour and 31 minutes. The rating is due to the violence and disturbing scenes that occur during the movie. The London-based film involves very strong language and even drug misuse.

What was the budget for blue story?

1.3 million GBPBlue Story/Budget

Is Blue story Shiro’s story?

Shiro’s Story creator Rapman has announced he’s written a film which will be released later this year. It’s an adaptation of his 2014 YouTube series Blue Story which the rapper says will “change the game”.

What blue story means?

Noun. 1. blue story – an indelicate joke. blue joke, dirty joke, dirty story.