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This is a list of banned films.

For nearly the entire history of film production, certain films have been banned by film censorship or review organizations for political or moral reasons. Censorship standards vary widely by country, and can vary within an individual country over time due to political or moral change.

Many countries have government-appointed or private commissions to censor and rate productions for film and television exhibition. While it is common for films to be edited to fall into certain rating classifications, this list includes only films that have been explicitly prohibited from public screening.

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Note that for some countries films are banned on a wide scale and are not listed in this table.
Separate lists for some countries are listed below this table
Date Title Country Notes
1996-2001 Total film ban. Afghanistan All films were banned under the Taliban government during their five-year reign.[1][2][3][4]
1941 I'll Never Heil Again Argentina Banned under the regime of Juan Perón for lampooning Nazi Germany, who was an ally of him during World War Two.[5]
1963 The Silence Argentina Banned because of "obscenity".[6]
1972 Last Tango in Paris Argentina Banned for being "pornographic" [6]
1974 La Patagonia rebelde (Rebel Patagonia) Argentina Banned under the regime of Juan Perón and Jorge Rafael Videla. The film is about the suppression of a peasant's revolt.[6]
1976 The Great Dictator (1940) Argentina Banned under the regime of Jorge Rafael Videla for mocking dictatorships.[6]
1978 Las largas vacaciones del '36 Argentina Banned under the regime of Jorge Rafael Videla for its sarcastic view of Francoist Spain.[6]
1978 Looking for Mr. Goodbar Argentina Banned under the regime of Jorge Rafael Videla for being "pornographic" [6]
1978 Pretty Baby Argentina Banned under the regime of Jorge Rafael Videla for being "pornographic" [6]
1979 Coming Home Argentina Banned under the regime of Jorge Rafael Videla for its anti-war message.[6]
1979 The House on Garibaldi Street Argentina Banned under the regime of Jorge Rafael Videla because it depicts the hunt for Nazi criminal Adolf Eichmann.[6]
1985 Je vous salue, Marie (Hail Mary) Argentina Banned due to blasphemous and sexual content.[7]
1987 The Last Temptation of Christ Argentina Banned because of blasphemic themes.[8]
1972 Pink Flamingos Australia Banned on its initial release until the 1980s.[9]
1975-1992 Salò, or the 120 Days of Sodom Australia Banned on its initial release,[6] but lifted after seventeen years.[10]
1984 Cannibal Holocaust Australia Banned due to explicit violence and depictions of animal cruelty. Ban revoked with an 18 (adults only) rating.[11]
2011 The Human Centipede 2 (Full Sequence) Australia Temporarily banned for disturbing and sexually explicit content. A censored DVD version was later released on February 23, 2012.[12][13][14][14][15][16][17]
2003 Ken Park Australia Banned and refused classification in 2003 for graphic depictions of teenage sex, incest and auto-erotic asphyxiation.[18]
2011 Hostage Azerbaijan Banned because the plot presents Armenians in a positive light.[19]
2007 The Kingdom Bahrain Banned because of an inaccurate depiction of a 1996 bombing in Saudi Arabia.[20]
2014 Noah Bahrain Banned because it depicted prophets.[21]
1975 In the Realm of the Senses Belgium Banned in the 1970s because of its graphic sex scenes, being the last film subject to censorship in the country.[22][23]
1974 The Texas Chainsaw Massacre Brazil Banned because of its violent and sadistic content.[24]
2011 A Serbian Film Brazil Banned due to it being an "apology for pedophilia".[25]
2007 The Simpsons Movie Burma Banned over the "juxtaposition of the colours yelllow and red", which is seen as support for rebel groups.[26]
2008 Rambo Burma Banned for negative portrayals of Burmese soldiers.[27]
2014 Who Killed Chea Vichea? Cambodia Banned.[28]
2013 The Wolf of Wall Street Cambodia Banned from cinemas.[citation needed]
2015 50 Shades of Grey Cambodia Banned for “insane romance, a lot of sex, the use of violence while having sex” and for being “entirely related to sexual matters that are too extreme for Khmer society".[29][30]
2015 No Escape Cambodia Banned for its "negative portrayal of local culture".[31][32]
1972-1990 Last Tango in Paris Chile Banned under the regime of Augusto Pinochet on its initial release for obscenity.[9]
1972-1990 Missing Chile Banned under the regime of Augusto Pinochet for criticism of his regime and violent actions during his coup.[33]
1987 The Last Temptation of Christ Chile Banned under the regime of Augusto Pinochet for its blasphemic themes.[8]
1959 Ben-Hur (1959) China Banned under the regime of Mao Zedong for containing "propaganda of superstitious beliefs, namely Christianity." (Never given permission to screen)[34]
1984 Yellow Earth China Banned upon initial release.[35]
1985 Back to the Future China Banned for depicting time travel.[5]
1986 The Horse Thief China Banned upon initial release.[35]
1990 Ju Dou China Banned upon initial release, but lifted in 1992 [35][36] The Chinese government gave permission for its viewing in July 1992.[37]
1991 Life on a String (1991) China Banned upon initial release.[35]
1991-1994 Raise the Red Lantern (1991) China Banned upon initial release, released three years later.[35]
1993 The Blue Kite China Banned for being "offensive". It's director, Tian Zhuangzhuang, received a 10-year ban from making films.[38]
1993 Farewell My Concubine China Banned for a while due to its homosexual themes and negative portrayal of communism. After it gained acclaim in other countries and won the Palme d'Or in Cannes it was allowed screening in China too.[39]
1994 To Live China Banned due to its critical portrayal of various policies and campaigns of the Communist government. In addition, its director Zhang Yimou was banned from filmmaking for two years.[35][40][41]
1998 Xiu Xiu: The Sent Down Girl China Banned.[35]
2000 Devils on the Doorstep China Banned.[35]
2005 Lara Croft Tomb Raider: The Cradle of Life China Banned for its unflattering depictions of Chinese society (never given permission to screen)[42]
2006 The Da Vinci Code China Banned because of blasphemous content.[10]
2006 The Departed China Banned for a line suggesting that the government intends to use nuclear weapons on Taiwan (a sensitive political issue – never given permission to screen)[43]
2007 Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End China Banned because (according to Xinhua, the state news agency of the People's Republic of China) 10 minutes of footage containing Chow Yun-fat's portrayal of Singaporean pirate Sao Feng have been trimmed from versions of the film which may be shown in China. Chow is onscreen for 20 minutes in the uncensored theatrical release of the film. No official reason for the censorship was given, but unofficial sources within China have indicated that the character offered a negative and stereotypical portrayal of the Chinese people.[44]
2009 Shinjuku Incident China Banned for being "too violent" when director Derek Yee refused to edit this content down.[45]
2014 Noah China Banned for depicting the prophets.[10]
2015 Child 44 (2015) CIS country Banned since 15 April 2015, when the Russian film distributor Central Partnership announced that the film would be withdrawn from cinemas in Russia, although some media stated that screening of the film was blocked by the Russian Ministry of Culture.[46][47][48] The decision was made following the press screening the day before. The Ministry of Culture and the Central Partnership issued a joint press release stating that the screening of the film before the 70th anniversary of the Victory Day was unacceptable.[49] The Ministry of Culture claimed that it received several questions on the film's contents, primarily concerning "distortion of historical facts, peculiar treatment of events before, during and after the Great Patriotic War and images and characters of Soviet people of that era".[49] Russian minister of culture Vladimir Medinsky welcomed the decision, but stressed that it was made solely by the Central Partnership. However, in his personal statement Medinsky complained that the film depicts Russians as "physically and morally base sub-humans", and compared the depiction of Soviet Union in the film with J. R. R. Tolkien's Mordor, and wished that such films should be screened neither before the 70th anniversary of the victory in the Great Patriotic War, nor any other time.[50] However, he also stated that the film would be available in Russia on DVD and online.[51] As a result of the decision the film was also withdrawn from cinemas in Belarus,[52] Ukraine,[53] Kazakhstan,[54] and Kyrgyzstan, while release of the film has been postponed until October in Georgia.[55]
2016 Deadpool (2016) China Banned upon initial release due to graphic violence, nudity and strong language [35][56]
2014 The Interview (2014) CIS country The government of North Korea believes that the U.S. film The Interview, about the assassination of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, represents "dangerous filmmaking, which justifies and encourages terrorism," according to a statement made by the North Korean embassy in Russia.[57]
1966 The Hand Czechoslovakia Banned under the Communist regime for depicting a restrictive environment, which was similar to living under the regime.[58]
1966 Daisies Czechoslovakia Banned under the Communist regime for "depicting the wanton".[59][60] The film's director, Věra Chytilová, was forbidden from working again until 1975.[60]
1966-1988 A Report on the Party and the Guests Czechoslovakia Banned under the Communist regime from 1966 to 1968 because the story is an allegory of totalitarian regimes. After a short release during the Prague Spring it was banned again for the next twenty years. In 1974 director Jan Němec was forced to leave the country.[61]
1967 The Firemen's Ball Czechoslovakia Banned by the Czech Communist government in 1968 for its satire of the East European communist system.[61][62]
1968 Deserters and Pilgrims (also known as The Deserters and the Nomads) Czechoslovakia Banned by the Czech Communist government.[61]
1969-1990 All My Compatriots (also known as All My Countrymen) Czechoslovakia Banned by the Czech Communist government.[61] Its director, Vojtěch Jasný went into exile.
1969-1990 Birds, Orphans and Fools Czechoslovakia Banned by the Czech Communist government for depicting three people orphaned by political violence and trying to mentally survive, despite not being free.[61]
1969-1989 Dull Sunday Czechoslovakia Banned by the Czech Communist government for twenty years, with its director, Drahomíra Vihanová being banned from making new films until 1977.[61]
1969-1989 The Cremator Czechoslovakia Banned by the Czech Communist government from 1969 until 1989 because this black comedy depicts a crematorium director who enjoys burning people and sides with the Nazis during the Holocaust. Apart from this theme the story can be interpreted for remaining true to individual morality, something that was a dangerous message.[63][64][65]
1969-1990 Larks on a String Czechoslovakia Banned under the Communist regime from 1969 until the fall of the regime in 1990.[66][67]
1969 Mourning Party (Smuteční slavnost) Czechoslovakia Banned by the Czech Communist government.[61]
1969 The Seventh Day, The Eighth Night (Den sedmý, osmá noc) Czechoslovakia Banned by the Czech Communist government.[61][68]
1970 Hlídac (Prison Guard) Czechoslovakia Banned by the Czech Communist government.[61]
1970-1989 Ucho (The Ear) Czechoslovakia Banned by the Czech Communist government until 1989, because the story depicts a couple who think they are under government surveillance.[61]
1970 Fruit of Paradise Czechoslovakia Banned by the Czech Communist government for its shocking content. It's director, Vera Chytilová, was forbidden from making new films for eight years.[61][69]
1970 Witchhammer Czechoslovakia Banned by the Czech Communist government.[61]
1971 Nahota (Naked) Czechoslovakia Banned by the Czech Communist government.[61]
1972 Case for a Rookie Hangman Czechoslovakia Banned by the Czech Communist government for its satirical depiction of Czech society, which meant the end of the director Pavel Juráček's career.[61][70]
1972 Leonardo's Diary Czechoslovakia Banned by the Communist government for depicting life in Czechoslovakia in a critical light. Its director, Jan Svankmajer, was banned from working for five years. When the ban was lifted he was only allowed to make adaptations of literary works.[71]
1975 The Apple Game Czechoslovakia Banned by the Czech Communist government. The director, Věra Chytilová, personally asked for more information at the censor board and heard that the Soviet embassy felt the subject matter was "too heavy-duty".[61]
1977-1990 Castle of Otranto Czechoslovakia Banned by the Czech Communist government after its director, Jan Svankmajer, refused to change anything about the film. Government censors objected to its mockumentary tone, which could undermine peoples' faith in the TV news. Svankmajer himself was banned from making films for eight years.[72]
1982 Dimensions of Dialogue Czechoslovakia Banned because the Communist government censors didn't like its criticism of consumerism. The ban was more than likely also a consequence of its director, Jan Svankmajer, having been banned twice before in the past.[71]
1983 - 1996 Straka v hrsti (A Magpie in the Hand) Czechoslovakia Banned by the Communist government because the film was based on a script by Antonín Přidal, an author who was banned by the regime, and because it featured the subversive rock band Pražský výběr.[65]
1930 The Skeleton Dance Denmark Banned initially in 1930 because the censors deemed the film "too macabre".[73] Today the ban is no longer in effect.
1968 Funny Girl Egypt Banned because the Egyptian Muslim lead (Omar Sharif) is portrayed in a romantic storyline with Jewish actress Barbra Streisand.[74]
2006 The Da Vinci Code Egypt Banned because of blasphemous content.[10]
2014 Sweetness of Spirit - Halawet Rooh Egypt Banned right after screening the film in cinemas, after criticism over scenes deemed sexually provocative. The movie was criticized for copying Giuseppe Tornatore’s movie Malena (2000) starring Italian actress Monica Bellucci.[75][76]
1930-1952 Battleship Potemkin Finland Banned out of fear of inciting a Communist revolution.[5][77]
1943-1945 Mrs. Miniver Finland Banned during World War II [78]
1943-1950 Johnny Eager Finland Banned during World War II and finally released on March 31, 1950.[79]
1955-1959 Rififi Finland Banned for its depiction of cracking security safes. The government feared it might inspire copycat crimes. The ban was lifted after five years.[8]
1960-1981 Peeping Tom Finland Banned for 21 years.[8]
1962-1986 One, Two, Three Finland Banned for 24 years due to its political satire, which could offend their ally and neighbouring country, the Soviet Union. (Finland had a policy of Finlandization).[80][81]
1963 Dr. Strangelove Finland Banned due to its political satire, which could offend their ally and neighbouring country, the Soviet Union.[81]
1972 One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich Finland Banned by the Finnish Board of Film. In 1972 and 1974 Swedish television showed the film, resulting in the Swedish television mast on the Åland Islands being shut down during the movie because Finns were banned from seeing the film. Director of the Finnish Board of Film Jerker Eeriksson said that the banning of the film was political because it harmed the Finnish-Soviet relationship. Finnish television showed the film in 1996 on the TV1 YLE channel.[82][83]
1974 The Texas Chainsaw Massacre Finland Banned because of graphic violence.[84]
1984 Cannibal Holocaust Finland Banned due to explicit violence and depictions of animal cruelty.[11]
1980 Cruising Finland Banned on its initial release.[9]
1925−1953 Battleship Potemkin France Banned due to fears that it could inspire revolution.[85]
1930 L'Age d'Or France Banned in Paris by the police prefect "in the name of public order."[86]
1933-1946 Zéro de Conduite France Banned because of a plot where pupils take over a repressive school. The ban remained in effect under Nazi occupation for the same reason.[87]
1943 Le Corbeau France Banned from 1945 until 1947, because the film was produced under the Nazi regime with financial support too. It was also seen as a negative portrayal of French people and accused of harboring sympathies for the Vichy regime. After two years, however, the ban was lifted again.[8][88]
1950-1990 Afrique 50 France Banned for criticizing the French colonial rule. Its director, René Vautier, was condemned to one year's prison.[89][90]
1953 Les statues meurent aussi (Statues Also Die) France Banned because it suggested that Western civilization is responsible for the decline of African art. The film was seen at the Cannes Film Festival in 1953, but subsequently banned by the French censor.[6][91]
1954 Avant le déluge France Banned due to it controversial criminal content.[92]
1955-1957 Bel-Ami France Banned on its initial release. Released after two years in a censored version.[90][93]
1954-1981 Carmen Jones France Banned due to a technicality in copyright laws on order of the estate of composer George Bizet (on whose opera Carmen the film was based).[94][95][96]
1955-1957 Bel-Ami France Banned on its initial release. Released after two years in a censored version.[90][93]
1955-1980 Le Rendez-vous des quais France Banned for representing dockers who refused to dispatch military supplies for use in the Indochina War.[90][97]
1957-1970 Paths of Glory France Banned in France for two decades because of its critical depiction of the French army during World War I.[98]
1960 Le Petit Soldat France Banned on political grounds; the ban was lifted in 1963 with re-editing.[6][99]
1961 Tu ne tueras point France Banned for two years because it depicts a soldier during World War II who has conscious objections.[6][100]
1965-1971 The Battle of Algiers France Banned for six years because of its pro-Algerian and anti-colonial message.[6]
1965-1971 Det kære legetøj France Banned for advocating pornography.[101]
1974 The Texas Chainsaw Massacre France Banned for its violent and sadistic content.[24]
1977 Camp de Thiaroye France Banned for criticizing the colonial system.[102]
2000 Baise-Moi France Banned fom French cinema screens in 2000 after being given an X-rating.[103][104] Eventually, in August 2001, it was reclassified from age bracket 16 to 18.[105]
1920−1945 Different from the Others Germany Banned due to homosexual themes[106] Mostly destroyed by the Nazis, the film was later partially reconstructed.[107]
1929 The Barnyard Battle (1929) Germany Banned initially because the cats in this Mickey Mouse cartoon wear helmets that resemble German pickelhaube.[73][108] Today the ban is no longer in effect.
1930-1931 and again from 1933-1945 All Quiet on the Western Front (1929) Germany Banned in 1930 after protests but then re-admitted in a heavily censored version in 1931 after public debate.[109] After 1933, it was banned by the Nazi regime for its anti-militaristic themes.[110] Erich Maria Remarque's novel was also banned as well, and was among the "anti-German" books burned in bonfires.[111] At the Capitol Theatre in West Germany in 1952, the film saw its first release in 22 years.
1933-1945 All movies starring the Marx Brothers. Germany Banned in Nazi Germany because the comedy stars were Jewish.[112]
1933−1945 Battleship Potemkin Germany Banned in Nazi Germany due to fears it could inspire Marxism.[85][113]
1933−1945 Ecstasy Germany Banned in Nazi Germany because of the erotic content.[114]
1933−1945 Mysterium des Geschlechtes Germany Banned in Nazi Germany because of the erotic content.[114]
1934−1945 M - Eine Stadt sucht einen Mörder Germany Banned in Nazi Germany.[115][116]
1934−1945 The Testament of Dr. Mabuse Germany Banned in Nazi Germany for "presenting criminal acts so detailed and fascinating that they might tempt copy-cats". It also had an anti-authoritarian tone.[10][117]
1936−1945 The Bohemian Girl Germany Banned in Nazi Germany, because the positive depiction of gypsies "had no place" in the Third Reich.[118]
1936 Modern Times Germany Banned in Nazi Germany for advocating Communism.[119][120]
1937-1945 La Grande Illusion Germany Banned in Nazi Germany for its anti-war message. Head of Propaganda Joseph Goebbels named its director Jean Renoir "Cinematographic Enemy Number One".[121]
1938-1950 A Prussian Love Story Germany Banned in Nazi Germany because the plot of a love affair between the Emperor and an actress was too similar to Head of Propaganda Goebbels's own affair.[122] Even after the war it took until 1950 before the film saw a release.
1940-1945 The Great Dictator Germany Banned in Nazi Germany for mocking Nazism and Hitler. During World War II, it was once shown to German soldiers in 1942: In German-occupied Yugoslavia, local guerillas sneaked a copy from Greece into an army-cinema in an act of cultural sabotage. After half of the film had been shown, German officers stopped the screening and threatened to shoot the Yugoslavian projectionist. Apparently, the film was ordered by the Reich Chancellery.[5][123] It was first shown in West Germany as late as 1958.
1943−1949 Titanic (1943) Germany Banned in Nazi Germany by Joseph Goebbels because some of the scenes could demoralize the audience, despite being made by the Nazi propaganda department itself. The Allied Control Council banned the film because of its Nazi propaganda. After the end of the occupation, the German Motion picture rating system classified it to age 12 or older and to age 6 or older with parental guidance. It was sometimes shown on German TV after the war and a censored, low quality VHS copy was released in 1992[citation needed].
1944−1945 Große Freiheit Nr. 7 (Great Freedom No. 7) Germany Banned in Nazi Germany. It had its premiere in occupied Prague in December 1944.[124]
1945 The Eternal Jew Germany Banned since 1945 because it's an antisemitic Nazi propaganda film. It is exclusively allowed for use in college classrooms and other academic purposes; however, exhibitors must have formal education in "media science and the history of the Holocaust." Public use is prohibited as of 2013.[125]
1945 Jud Süss (1940) Germany Banned in 1945 from German exhibition by decree of the Allied Military Occupation.[126] Director Veit Harlan was required by court order to destroy what was then believed to be the only remaining negative of Jud Süß and he reportedly did this in April 1954. A few years later, however, copies of the film began to turn up to the embarrassment of the West German government. After a lengthy investigation, it was determined that another negative existed in East Germany and it was used it to make prints that were dubbed in Arabic and distributed in Middle Eastern countries such as Egypt and Lebanon. Though that negative has never been located, it has been widely suspected that this version was produced and distributed by the Stasi or the KGB in order to arouse anti-semitism among Egyptian and Palestinians against the US backed Israel (and henceforth, support for the Soviet backed Egyptian president Gamal Abdel Nasser).[127][128][129] The copyright of the film is held by the government-ownedF.W. Murnau Foundation. The Foundation only permits screenings of the film when accompanied by an introduction explaining the historical context and the intended impact.[130]
2010 Zidan ("Prison") (1974) Germany Banned in Germany at 1988-01-21[clarification needed (Date Format)] and 1988-08-10[clarification needed (Date Format)]. Although currently the ban is not in effect, Zindan, directed by Remzi Jonturk, it remains the only Turkish movie title ever been banned in Germany due to gore, violence and cruelty.[131]
2010 Saw 3D Germany Banned because Tiergarten AG has noted that several scenes in the movie violate the violence act §131 StGB. Private copies are still legal to own and personal use is not punishable; however any public show of the movie is highly prohibited and punishable act. There is a censored "Keine Jugendfreigabe/ No youth admitted" version, but it has all the violent scenes cut out. Retailing this copy is still legal, since "KJ" rated movies cannot be indexed/banned.[132]
2011 Valley of the Wolves: Palestine Germany Banned in Germany, because of FSK's initial concerns over the film's perceived anti-Israeli and anti-American overtones.[10][133]
1974−1978 The Texas Chain Saw Massacre (1974) West Germany Banned due to extreme level violence.[84]
1914 Golfo (1914) Greece Banned for its royalist sentiments.[134]
1967-1974 Z (1969) Greece Banned under the colonel's regime, for being critical of the junta.[135]
1945 Jud Süss (1940) Hungary Banned since the end of the World War II due to its anti-Jewish and pro-Nazi content.
1985–1999 The Texas Chain Saw Massacre (1974) Iceland Banned due to high level violence; a censored version was later released.[84]
1987 Nekromantik Iceland Banned due to its transgressive subject matter (including necrophilia) and audacious imagery[citation needed].
1992 Cannibal Holocaust Iceland Banned due to very high impact violence and offensive depictions of both human and animal cruelty. Still banned.[84]
1976 Max Havelaar Indonesia Banned for its parallels between the anti-colonial story and the then present-day regime.[6]
1982 The Year of Living Dangerously Indonesia Banned for its criticism of Sukarno's regime. The ban was lifted in 1999.[136]
1994 Schindler's List Indonesia Banned for being sympathetic to the Jewish cause[137][138]
2007 Long Road to Heaven Indonesia Banned on the island of Bali, as local politicians worried that the film, which about the 2002 Bali bombings, might promote hatred and intolerance.[139]
2009 Balibo Indonesia Banned for being critical of the Indonesian government. This Australian film is based on the story of the Balibo Five, a group of journalists killed during the 1975 Indonesian invasion of East Timor[140]
2014 Noah Indonesia Banned because of its depiction of the prophets.[141]
2015 Fifty Shades of Grey Indonesia Banned due to its sexual content.[142][143]
1975 Salò, or the 120 Days of Sodom Iran Banned due to graphic violence and nudity.[10]
1980 Cruising Iran Banned on its initial release.[9]
2001 Zoolander Iran Banned for support of gay rights.[144]
2010 300 Iran Banned for its negative portrayal of Persian military.[145]
2012 Argo Iran Banned for its negative portrayal of Iran.[146]
1999 South Park: Bigger, Longer & Uncut Iraq Banned under the regime of Saddam Hussein for depicting him in a comedic light.[5]
2015 American Sniper Iraq Banned for being an "insult to the population".[147]
1931 Monkey Business Ireland Banned on its initial release for fear that its anarchic style of comedy would inspire societal upheaval. The ban was only officially lifted in 2000.[148]
1943 The Outlaw Ireland Banned due to sexual references.[149][150]
1945 Mildred Pierce Ireland Banned.[further explanation needed][149][150]
1945 Brief Encounter Ireland Banned, as it was considered too permissive of adultery.[149]
1946 The Big Sleep Ireland Banned due to sexual references.[149]
1950 Outrage Ireland Banned due to its theme of rape.[149]
196-)2000 Ulysses Ireland Banned for three decades. The film was not approved for general release until 2000.[151]
1971−2000 A Clockwork Orange Ireland Banned due to its extreme depictions of violence and rape.[84]
1978, 2010 I Spit on Your Grave Ireland Banned due to its scenes of graphic violence and lengthy depictions of gang rape. In 2010, the movie was released uncut on DVD and Blu-ray and the ban was renewed by forbidding retailers to sell it.[152]
1979-1987 Monty Python's Life of Brian Ireland Banned because of its blasphemous content. Ban lifted in 1987[84]
1983-1990 Monty Python's The Meaning of Life Ireland Banned because of its blasphemous content. Ban lifted in 1990[153]
1994 Natural Born Killers Ireland Banned out of fear for copycat killings.[24]
1997 Preaching to the Perverted Ireland Banned for obscenity.[154][155]
1948 Oliver Twist Israel Banned on its initial release, because the character of Fagin was deemed to antisemitic.[156]
1957 The Girl in the Kremlin Israel Banned because it may have harmed Israel's diplomatic relations with Moscow[157]
1957 China Gate Israel Banned for indulging in excessive cruelty. The Israeli film censorship board indicated the film depicted Chinese and Russian soldiers as "monsters".[158]
1965 Goldfinger Israel Banned after it was revealed that one of the main actors, Gert Fröbe, had a Nazi past. The film had only ran for six weeks in the theaters.[159] It was unbanned a few months later when a man went to the Israeli Embassy in Vienna and told the staff that Fröbe hid him and his mother from the Nazis (which may have saved their lives).[160][161]
1973 Hitler: The Last Ten Days Israel Banned because the censorship board unanimously felt that the portrayal of Hitler was represented "too human".[162]
1988 The Last Temptation of Christ Israel Banned on the grounds that it could offend Christians.[163]
2002 Jenin, Jenin Israel Banned by the Israeli Film Ratings Board on the premise that it was libelous and might offend the public; the Supreme Court of Israel later overturned the decision.[164]
2004 Shrek 2 Israel Banned briefly in 2004, though not for the film itself, but because of the Hebrew dub. A joke about Israeli singer David Daor's high voice was added, which prompted the artist to take legal action.[165]
1933-1945 Duck Soup Italy Banned under the regime of Benito Mussolini for poking fun at dictators and war.[112]
1937-1945 La Grande Illusion Italy Banned under the regime of Benito Mussolini for its anti-war message.[121]
1955 Totò and Carolina Italy Banned on its initial release for poking fun at the police.[166]
1962 Jules and Jim Italy Banned initially for its sexual attitudes, but after protest this ban was quickly lifted.[8]
1972−1986 Last Tango in Paris Italy Banned from 1972 to 1986 for being "obscen".[84]
1982-2009 Lion of the Desert Italy Banned from 1982−2009 as it was considered damaging to the honor of the Italian Army.[167]
1999 Li chiamarono... briganti! Italy Banned from theatrical release and still not available on VHS and DVD, because of its critical viewpoint about the Italian unification.[168]
1945-1952 The Men Who Tread on the Tiger's Tail Japan Banned in Japan by the US occupying government for seven years, because of the "feudal values".[8]
1975 In the Realm of the Senses Japan Banned in Japan for its graphic sex scenes.[8]
2006 The Da Vinci Code Jordan Banned because of blasphemous content.[10]
2006 Borat: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan Kazakhstan Banned since the title character is a stereotypically offensive Kazakhstani man.[169]
2013 The Wolf of Wall Street Kenya Banned for explicit sexual content, profanity, drug use and nudity.[170]
2015 Fifty Shades of Grey Kenya Banned due to its sexual content.[142][143]
1999 South Park: Bigger, Longer & Uncut Kuwait Banned for offending the Muslim Brotherhood. The TV series itself is also banned.[171]
2004 Fahrenheit 9/11 Kuwait Banned for being critical of the Iraq war and being an insult to Saudi Arabia's royal family.[172][173]
2007 The Kingdom Kuwait Banned for being a "false depiction" of a 1996 bombing in Saudi Arabia.[20]
2006 The Da Vinci Code Lebanon Banned because of blasphemous content.[10]
2007 Persepolis Lebanon Banned initially after some clerics found it to be "offensive to Iran and Islam." The ban was later revoked after an outcry in Lebanese intellectual and political circles.[174]
1979 Monty Python's Life of Brian Malaysia Banned because of blasphemous content.[24]
1984 Cannibal Holocaust Malaysia Banned due to explicit violence and depictions of animal cruelty.[11]
1998 Barney's Great Adventure Malaysia Banned because the censors found it to be unacceptable for children to watch, without providing any further explanation.[175]
2001 Zoolander Malaysia Banned for its negative portrayal of Malaysia. In this comedy film, the title character visits Malaysia which is depicted as an impoverished country, dependent on sweatshops. Malaysia's censorship board deemed it "definitely unsuitable".[176]
2014 The Raid 2: Berandal Malaysia Banned on its initial release.[177]
2014 Noah Malaysia Banned due to depictions of the prophets.[141]
2015 Fifty Shades of Grey Malaysia Banned due to its sexual content.[30]
1987 The Last Temptation of Christ Mexico Banned for blasphemic themes.[8]
1932 Scram! The Netherlands Banned on its initial release because of a scene where Laurel & Hardy sat on a bed with a woman to whom they weren't married. Censors felt this was "indecent". Today the film is not banned.[178]
2010 Maladolescenza The Netherlands Banned since 25 March 2010 by the court of Alkmaar, who classified several scenes as child pornography.[179][180] The decision therefore means that possession, distribution and knowingly gaining access to the movie is prohibited.[181]
1975-1992 Salò, or the 120 Days of Sodom New Zealand Banned on its initial release,[6] but lifted after seventeen years.[10]
1980, 2006 Cannibal Holocaust New Zealand Banned due to its extremely violent content and actual on-screen killings of animals.[182] (also refused release in 2006)
1981 Mad Max New Zealand Banned because of a graphic violent death.[183] (VHS release was later approved[184])
2004 Puni Puni Poemy New Zealand Banned on the grounds that it "tends to promote and support the exploitation of children and young persons for sexual purposes, and to a lesser extent, the use of sexual coercion to compel persons to submit to sexual conduct."[185]
2007−2008 Hostel: Part II New Zealand Banned.[further explanation needed][186] (excisions recommended but not initially made; later released on DVD in April 2008 with offending material cut)
2005 Vase de Noces New Zealand Banned due to "gross, revolting, and abhorrent content" (bestiality, coprophilia, and animal violence). As of 2014, it is still banned[citation needed].
2010 I Spit on Your Grave (2010 remake) New Zealand Banned due to violence [187]
2010 Ikki Tousen: Dragon Destiny New Zealand Banned on the grounds of sexual exploitation of children. Due to the reaction from New Zealand film authorities, distributor Madman Entertainment chose not to release the remaining volumes there.[188]
2011 Megan Is Missing New Zealand Banned for its sexual violence involving young people.[189]
2011 The Human Centipede 2 (Full Sequence) New Zealand Banned due to its gore, violence and sexually explicit content.[190]
2012 A Serbian Film New Zealand Banned by the government on May 25, 2012 due to "objectionable content" (offensive depictions of sexual violence, pedophilia, extreme violence, necrophilia and/or other content that is offensive and abhorrent) [191]
2013 Maniac New Zealand Banned from theatrical and home video release; the OFLC felt that "the tacit invitation to enjoy cruel and violent behavior through its first-person portrayal and packaging as entertainment is likely to lead to an erosion of empathy for some viewers".[192]
2014 High School DxD New Zealand Banned on the grounds of sexual exploitation of children. The OFLC stated in their report publications were banned if containing what the board felt was "to reinforce the notion that young persons are sexually desirable and available".[193]
2009 District 9 Nigeria Banned due to accusations of being xenophobic and racist towards Nigerians.[194]
2009 2012 North Korea Banned because the year 2012 coincides with Kim Il Sung's 100th birthday. The year had also been designated "the year for opening the grand gates to becoming a rising superpower."[195] Thus, a movie which depicts the year in a negative light was found to be offensive by the North Korean government. Several people in North Korea were reportedly arrested for possessing or viewing pirated copies of the movie and charged with "grave provocation against the development of the state."[196]
1964–1971 491 Norway Banned due to homosexual themes; a censored version was later released.[197]
1972 Pink Flamingos Norway Banned on its initial release until the 1980s.[9]
1974−1997 The Texas Chain Saw Massacre Norway Banned due to high impact scary violence. Ban lifted in 1997 and re-released uncut with an 18 (Adults only) rating.[84]
1979–1980 Monty Python's Life of Brian Norway Banned due to jokes deemed offensive to religious people (ban later lifted).[84]
1984−2005 Cannibal Holocaust Norway Banned due to explicit violence and depictions of animal cruelty. Passed uncut after 2005 with an 18 (adults only) rating.[11]
1987 Nekromantik Norway Banned outright by the Norwegian Media Authority due to outrageous, offensive & abhorrent content (Necrophilia, extreme violence, animal cruelty, and/or other material that is disgusting & abhorrent)
2009 Ichi The Killer Norway Banned due to high impact violence and cruelty. In January 2009, The Norwegian Media Authority classified the film as "Rejected" and banned the film outright in Norway after the government learned of an incident at the Stockholm Film Festival where two people both vomited and fainted while watching the film. The film remains strictly prohibited in Norway.[84]
2011 A Serbian Film Norway Banned due to violation of criminal law sections 204a and 382 which deal with the sexual representation of children and extreme violence. Still Banned.[84]
1971 Sacco e Vanzetti Paraguay Banned under the regime of Alfredo Stroessner for "encouraging Communism".[6]
1979 The Deer Hunter Paraguay Banned under the regime of Alfredo Stroessner for "danger of being misunderstood".[6]
1980 The Blood of Hussain Pakistan Banned.[198]
2006 The Da Vinci Code Pakistan Banned because of blasphemous content.[10]
2012 Agent Vinod Pakistan Banned by the Central Board of Film Censors of Pakistan, for containing various controversial references to the Pakistani spy agency Inter-Services Intelligence.[10][199]
1977 Hubad na Bayani Philippines Banned.[200] Depiction of human-rights abuses during the martial-law era[citation needed]
1987 The Last Temptation of Christ Philippines Banned for blasphemic themes.[8]
2000 Toro/Live Show Philippines Banned for explicit sexual content.[201]
2003 Imelda Philippines Banned, after Imelda Marcos, on whom the biopic is based, filed a lawsuit.[202]
2006 The Da Vinci Code Philippines Banned because of blasphemous content.[10]
1970 Catch-22 Portugal Banned under the Marcelo Caetano regime for a scene depicting a character sitting naked in a tree.[26]
1972−1974 Last Tango in Paris Portugal Banned for its strong sexual content (unbanned in 1974).[84]
2014 Noah Qatar Banned for depicting the prophets.[21]
1966 Andrei Rublev Russia Banned in the Soviet Union for its themes of artistic freedom, religion, political ambiguity, autodidacticism, and the making of art under a repressive regime. Because of this, it was not released domestically in the officially atheist and authoritarian Soviet Union for years after it was completed, except for a single 1966 screening in Moscow.[8][203]
2006 Borat: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan Russia Banned for being "offensive".[169]
2006 The Da Vinci Code Samoa Banned outright after church leaders watching a pre-release showing filed a complaint with film censors.[204] (see Censorship in Samoa for details) [10]
2009 The Cell 2 Samoa Banned due to violent content.[204] (see Censorship in Samoa for details)
2009 Milk Samoa Banned, originally without being given a reason.[204] Later, it was explained that the censors deemed it "inappropriate and contradictory to Christian beliefs and Samoan culture": "In the movie itself it is trying to promote the human rights of gays. Some of the scenes are very inappropriate in regard to some of the sex in the film itself, it's very contrary to the way of life here in Samoa[according to whom?]."[205] (see Censorship in Samoa for details)
2009 National Lampoon's Van Wilder: Freshman Year Samoa (see Censorship in Samoa for details)
2007 The Kingdom Saudi Arabia [further explanation needed][206]
2014 Noah Saudi Arabia Banned for depicting the prophets.[10]
1977 Ceddo Senegal Banned for its presentation of the conflicts between Islamic and Christian religions and ethnic and traditional beliefs .[6][207] According to another account reported in The New York Times in 1978, the banning was not "because of any religious sensitivity, but because Mr. Sembene insists on spelling 'ceddo' with two d's while the Senegalese Government insists it be spelled with one."[208]
1977 Camp de Thiaroye Senegal Banned for criticizing the colonial system.[102]
1971−2011 A Clockwork Orange Singapore Banned for over 30 years, before an attempt at release was made in 2006. However, the submission for a M18 rating was rejected, and the ban was not lifted.[84] The ban was later lifted, with film was shown uncut with an R21 rating on 28 October 2011, as part of the Perspectives Film Festival.[209][210]
1973 The Exorcist Singapore [further explanation needed][84]
1973 Last Tango in Paris Singapore Banned for its strong sexual content.[84]
1974−2004 The Texas Chain Saw Massacre Singapore Banned for 30 years.[84] Passed uncut after 2004 with an M18 rating.
1975 Salò, or the 120 Days of Sodom Sri Lanka Banned due to graphic violence and nudity.[10]
1979 Monty Python's Life of Brian Singapore Banned for "inappropriate" religious content.[24][211]
1980 Cannibal Holocaust Singapore Banned for graphic violence .[212]
1980−2006 Saint Jack Singapore Banned for the "excessive edits required to the scenes of nudity and some coarse language before it could be shown to a general audience," the film was reclassified to an M18 rating in 2006.[213]
1981 The Evil Dead Singapore Banned since its release in 1981; authorities disallowed it for "excessive graphic violence and gore".[214]
1986 The Texas Chainsaw Massacre 2 Singapore Banned by the authority. Subsequently rated R21.[215]
1988 The Last Temptation of Christ Singapore Banned for blasphemous content.[216]
1995 A Night on the Water Singapore Banned for strong sexuality.[217]
2001−2004 Zoolander Singapore Banned without a reason given, though the plot is about a man who is brainwashed to assassinate the Prime Minister of Malaysia. Maylasia , a neighbouring country, also banned the film.[further explanation needed][218] Passed uncut after 2004 with an NC16 rating[citation needed].
2004 Formula 17 Singapore Banned because it "portrayed homosexuality as normal, a natural progression of society."[219]
2005 Singapore Rebel Singapore Banned for being a political film, which is not allowed in Singapore. In 2009 the film was reviewed by the Political Films Consultative Committee (PFCC) and unbanned, with an M18 rating.[220]
2006 The Da Vinci Code Singapore Banned because of blasphemous content.[10]
2007 Solos Singapore Banned for its homosexual themes.[221]
2007 Following Desire Singapore Banned for "excessive sexual acts and stage performances of a sexual nature which are prolonged, gratuitous and exploitative".[222]
2007 Zahari's 17 Years Singapore Banned because, according to the Government of Singapore, it is "against public interests".[223]
2008 A Jihad for Love Singapore Banned for an imbalance depiction of Islam as being intolerant. The interviewees also tried to use religion to justify their homosexuality.[222]
2008 David the Tolhidan Singapore Banned for its "sympathetic portrayal of an organisation viewed as a terrorist organisation by many countries."[222]
2008 Arabs and Terrorism Singapore Banned for its "sympathetic portrayal of an organisation viewed as a terrorist organisation by many countries."[222]
2008 Bakushi Singapore Banned for its "several prolonged and explicit sado-masochistic sequences, demonstrating how the rope masters tied up nude women and subjected them to various degrees of physical abuse and sexual degradation, for the erotic gratification of their audience."[222]
2009 Female Games Singapore Banned for its "explicit lesbian sex acts."[222]
2009 Boy Singapore Banned because it "romanticizes and promotes homosexual relationships. The sexual sequence is prolonged, intense and titillates".[222]
2009 Brides of Allah Singapore Banned because it "promotes and justifies the act of terrorism, and uses religion to justify its cause".[222]
2009 Transgressor (School of the Holy Beast) Singapore Banned because it "portrayed nuns as lesbians with depictions of sadomasochism as well as bondage in many of the scenes".[222]
2010 Dr Lim Hock Siew Singapore Banned due to similar reasons for the film Zahari's 17 Years[224]
2012 Sex.Violence.FamilyValues Singapore Banned because of Porn Masala, the second story in Ken Kwek's compendium of three short films. It was deemed "racially offensive and demeaning to Indians" by the Board of Film Censors.[225] The ban was subsequently lifted and the film's Singapore version released with edits in March 2013.[226] However, the film had not completed its Singapore theatrical run when it was banned by the Malaysian Board of Film Censors, who found it "obscene" and "insulting to local cultures".[227] The film was also withdrawn from the Asean International Film Festival & Awards, where it was due to be screened from Mar 28-30, 2013.[228]
2014 To Singapore, With Love Singapore Banned because it allegedly undermined national security as "the individuals in the film have given distorted and untruthful accounts of how they came to leave Singapore and remain outside Singapore," and that "a number of these self-professed 'exiles' were members of, or had provided support to, the proscribed Communist Party of Malaya."[citation needed]
2006 The Da Vinci Code Solomon Islands Banned because Prime Minister Manasseh Sogavare stated that the film "undermines the very roots of Christianity in Solomon Islands."[229]
1910 The Johnson-Jeffries Fight South Africa Banned because the footage depicted the black boxer Jack Johnson defeating the white boxer James J. Jeffries, which had already inspired race riots in the American South.[6]
1964 Zulu South Africa Banned under the apartheid regime from screening to black South Africans, because it depicts a Zulu uprising in the 19th century. Whites were allowed to see it in their own segregated cinemas.[230]
1971-1984 A Clockwork Orange South Africa Banned under the apartheid regime for 13 years, then released with one cut and only made available to people over the age of 21.[231]
1978 Up In Smoke South Africa Banned under the apartheid regime because it "might encourage the impressionable youth of South Africa to take up marijuana smoking." [232]
1978-1983 Pretty Baby South Africa Banned under the apartheid regime until 1983.[231]
1979 Monty Python's Life of Brian South Africa Banned under the apartheid regime because of blasphemous content.[24]
1980 Cruising South Africa Banned under the apartheid regime on its initial release.[9]
1988 Mapantsula South Africa Banned under the apartheid regime for criticism of apartheid.[230]
1989 Cry Freedom South Africa Banned under the apartheid regime for being a biopic about anti-apartheid activist Steve Biko.[6]
1995-1997 Kids South Africa Banned for two years and only unbanned in 1997 on appeal with a no-under 16 age restriction.[233]
2013 Of Good Report South Africa Banned in the entire country because it has a storyline where older men abuse young girls, with scenes deemed "child pornography" according to the censors.[234]
1971 A Clockwork Orange South Korea Banned due to depictions of violence and gang rape. Has been lifted since.[84]
1973 Last Tango in Paris South Korea Banned for its strong sexual content.[84]
1975–1981 Ban Geum-ryeon South Korea Banned for six years, was released with 40 minutes cut.[235]
1979 Apocalypse Now South Korea Banned under President Park Chung-hee's regime, the importation of the film was on hold because of its anti-war theme.[236]
1927-1975 Battleship Potemkin Spain Banned under the regime of Francisco Franco out of fear of inciting a Communist revolution.[5][77]
1957-1975 Paths of Glory Spain Banned under Franco's regime for its "anti-military" themes.[8]
1961−1977 Viridiana Spain Banned under Franco's regime, although the Film Institute of Spain approved the film's submission to the Cannes Film Festival. After the Catholic Church expressed its indignation, the head of the Film Institute was fired and the film was banned for sixteen years.[237]
2009 Saw VI Spain Banned from regular, non-adult cinemas because of the "X" rating.[238][239]
2010 A Serbian Film Spain Banned due to extreme violence (contains a lot of sexually violent content).[240]
1975 Salò, or the 120 Days of Sodom Sri Lanka Banned due to graphic violence and nudity.[10]
1984 Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom Sri Lanka Banned briefly because of a scene, set in India, where characters are served monkey brains. Monkeys are seen as sacred animals in Hinduism.[24]
2006 Aksharaya (Letter of Fire) Sri Lanka Banned for dealing with issues of incest, murder, and rape.[241]
1974–2001 The Texas Chain Saw Massacre Sweden Banned due to high gore violence and cruelty.[84] Ban lifted in 2001.
1981 Mad Max New Zealand Banned because of violent content.[242]
1983 Hell of the Living Dead Sweden [further explanation needed][243] Released uncut on DVD in the mid-2000s[244]
1984–2005 Tenebre Sweden Banned because of high impact scary violence. Re-released in an uncut version in 2005.[245]
1985 Return of the Living Dead Sweden Although status remains unclear(?)[further explanation needed] the first two sequels have been released on DVD.[246]
1997 Texas Chainsaw Massacre: The Next Generation Sweden Banned because of high impact scary violence and cruelty. Sony Pictures later released the film on DVD.[247][248]
1957 Paths of Glory Switzerland Banned for its critical depiction of the French army during World War I.[98]
2012 The Dictator Tajikistan Banned because of subversiveness.[5]
1999 Anna and the King Thailand Banned because could be construed as disrespectful towards the King of Thailand.[249]
2007 All the Boys Love Mandy Lane Thailand Bbanned due to violence.[250]
2007 Halloween (2007 remake) Thailand Banned due to depictions of violence.[250]
2008 Frontier(s) Thailand Banned due to violence.[251]
2008 Funny Games Thailand [further explanation needed][250]
2009 Zack and Miri Make a Porno Thailand Banned by the Ministry of Culture due to sexual content (characters showing how to make their own pornographic video; teens may try to mimic).[252]
2010 Saw VI Thailand Banned due to violence.[253]
2008 Zach & Miri Make A Porno Trinidad Banned because the censors worried that teenagers would mimc the plot and make their own porn movies.[24]
1969 Bir Çirkin Adam (An Ugly Man) Turkey Banned for its revelations of the social conditions in the country.[6]
1979 Yorgun Savaşçı (The Tired Warrior) Turkey Banned because it was written by Kemal Tahir, who opposed the regime, and because the story casts doubt on the uniqueness of Kemal Atatürk's contribution to the struggle for the republic in the 1920s.[6]
1987 The Last Temptation of Christ Turkey Banned for blasphemic themes.[8]
1987 Su da Yanar (Water Also Burns) Turkey Banned because it dealt with the banned communist poet Nazim Hikmet.[6]
2005 Hostel Ukraine Banned because it depicts Eastern Europe as a region where people are tortured for money. Owning the movie in private is still legal.[254]
2006 Land of the Dead Ukraine Banned due to high level violence and blood and gore. The movie also depicts the suffering and the agony of people who were forced to eat human flesh in Kharkiv during the German attack there in 1943.[255]
2007 Hostel: Part II Ukraine Banned for the same reason as Hostel. People are allowed to own it on private DVD.[256]
2009 Brüno Ukraine Banned for its homosexual themes.[257]
2009 Saw VI Ukraine Banned because of scenes of brutal gory violence and torture. In the context of "Saw" franchise this is the only part that is banned. Thereby it is illegal to sell it or distribute, since visa is not given.[258]
2013 Evil Dead (2013 film) Ukraine Banned due to high level violence and blood, sexual and gore.[citation needed].
2010 My iz budushchego 2 (We Are from the Future 2) Ukraine [further explanation needed][259]
2010 Lamhaa United Arab Emirates Banned because of its "objectionable content"; it did not receive a clearance certificate from the UAE Censors Board and was pulled from all UAE cinemas. This is the first Bollywood film to be banned in the UAE.[260]
2014 Noah United Arab Emirates Banned for depicting the prophets.[21]
2015 Fifty Shades of Grey United Arab Emirates Banned due to its sexual content.[142][143]
2001 Green Dragon Vietnam (as of 2002)[261]
2002 We Were Soldiers Vietnam Banned as of 2002.[261]
1995 Xich lo (Cyclo) Vietnam Banned for being too "westernised" in its portrayal of urban poverty in the country.[further explanation needed][10][262]
2010 Sex and the City 2 Vietnam Banned because of a conflict of "cultural values".[263]
2012 The Hunger Games Vietnam Banned because of extreme violence and killing.[264][265]
2012 The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo Vietnam Banned because its international distributor, Sony Pictures, did not accept the requirement by the Vietnamese National Film Board of cutting out some sensitive scenes.[266]
1937 La Grande Illusion Yugoslavia Banned in 1937 for its anti-war message.[121]
1952−1977 Ciguli Miguli Yugoslavia Banned under the regime of Josip Broz Tito for its satire of socialist bureaucracy. Issued a license for public showing only in 1977.[267]
1971−1987 W.R.: Mysteries of the Organism Yugoslavia Banned under the regime of Josip Broz Tito and seven years after his death in 1980.[8][268][269]
1986 Jock of the Bushveld Zimbabwe Banned because of its South African origins.[230]

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