TITLE

Why does the BBC think violence against women is sexy?

AUTHOR(S)
Christopher Stevens
PUB. DATE
June 2013
SOURCE
Daily Mail;6/10/2013, p15
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
THE most repulsive drama ever broadcast on British TV concludes tonight. BBC2's five-part study of a serial killer, The Fall, starring Jamie Dornan and Gillian Anderson, has featured graphic depictions of sexual murder, violent abuse, necrophilia, stalking, pornography and masturbation.
ACCESSION #
88036940

 

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