Film Censorship May'70-Nov'71: S


 

 

 

 

Sabata

Directed by Gianfranco Parolini / 1969 / Italy  / IMDb

Date: 10-1970  /  Rated: A  /  Length: 9540 feet  /  Time: 106:00  /  Censored by 00:25  /  Reason: violence and indecent language  

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Sabata (1969) - Australian Daybill Poster


 

 

 

 

Sabina and Her Men

Directed by Peter Freistadt / 1966 / Israel / IMDb

Date: 08-1970  /  Rated: SOA  /  Length: 6685 feet  /  Time: 74:17  /  Censored by 00:53  /  Reason: indecency  


 

 

 

 

Saturday Morning

Directed by Kent MacKenzie / 1971 / USA / IMDb

Date: 05-1971  /  Rated: Banned  /  Length: 7973 feet  /  Time: 88:35  /   Reason: indecent language


 

 

 

 

Say Hello to Yesterday

Directed by Alvin Rakoff / 1971 / UK / IMDb

Date: 10-1971  /  Rated: A  /  Length: 8226 feet  /  Time: 91:24  /  Censored by 00:25  /  Reason: indecent language  

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Say Hello to Yesterday (1971) - Australian Daybill Poster


 

 

 

 

Scars of Dracula

Directed by Roy Ward Baker / 1970 / UK / IMDb

Date: 07-1971  /  Rated: A  /  Length: 8575 feet  /  Time: 95:17  /  Censored by 03:42  /  Reason: violence  


 

 

 

 

The Scavengers

Directed by Lee Frost / 1970 / USA / IMDb

Date: 07-1971  /  Rated: Banned  /  Length: 8700 feet  /  Time: 96:40  /  Reason: violence and indecency  


 

 

 

 

Scratch Harry

Directed by Alex Matter / 1969 / USA / IMDb

Date: 01-1971  /  Rated: Banned  /  Length: 7896 feet  /  Time: 87:44  /  Reason: violence and indecency  


 

 

 

 

Scream and Scream Again

Directed by Gordon Hessler / 1970 / UK / IMDb

Date: 06-1970  /  Rated: Banned  /  Length: 8379 feet  /  Time: 93:06  /  Reason: violence and indecency

Date: 09-1970  /  Rated: Banned  /  Length: 8215 feet  /  Time: 91:17  /  Reason: indecency  /  Comment: Reconstructed version

Date: 12-1970  /  Appeal:  Against rejection  /  Length: 8215 feet  /  Time: 91:17  /  Result: Appeal dismissed by Review Board  /  Comment: Reconstructed version

Date: 07-1971  /  Rated: SOA  /  Length: 7908 feet  /  Time: 87:52  /  Censored by 04:26  /  Reason: violence and indecency  /  Comment: Reconstructed version

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Scream and Scream Again (1970) - Australian Daybill poster


 

 

 

 

Secret Africa 

Directed by Alfredo Castiglioni - Angelo Castiglioni / 1969 / Italy / IMDb

Date: 01-1971  /  Rated: SOA  /  Length: 9549 feet  /  Time: 106:06  /  Censored by 05:21  /  Reason: indecency  

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Secret Africa  (1969) - Australian Daybill Poster


 

 

 

 

Secret Report on Prostitution 

Directed by Jean-Claude Roy / 1971 / France / IMDb

Date: 01-1971  /  Rated: SOA  /  Length: 7600 feet  /  Time: 84:27  /  Censored by 02:40  /  Reason: indecency  


 

 

 

 

The Secret Sex Lives of Romeo and Juliet

Directed by Peter Perry Jr. / 1969 / USA / IMDb

Date: 05-1971  /  Rated: Banned  /  Length: 3600 feet  /  Time: 100:00  /   Reason: indecency  /  Comment: 16mm print

See also the entry in our Film Censorship database.


 

 

 

 

Sette donne a testa

aka Seven Women Per Head

Directed by Paolo Cavallina - Stanis Nievo / 1970 / Italy-West Germany / IMDb

Date: 07-1971  /  Rated: SOA  /  Length: 8306 feet  /  Time: 92:17  /  Censored by 02:35  /  Reason: indecency  


 

 

 

 

The Seven Minutes

Directed by Russ Meyer / 1971 / USA / IMDb

Date: 10-1971  /  Rated: SOA  /  Length: 10505 feet  /  Time: 116:43  /  Censored by 00:46  /  Reason: violence and indecent language  

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The Seven Minutes (1971) - Australian Daybill Poster


 

 

 

 

Seventeen

Directed by Annelise Meineche / 1965 / Denmark / IMDb

Date: 10-1970  /  Rated: SOA  /  Length: 7560 feet  /  Time: 84:00  /  Censored by 00:32  /  Reason: indecency  

Date: 04-1971  /  Rated: SOA  /  Length: 7713 feet  /  Time: 85:42  /   Comment: Reconstructed version

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Seventeen (1965) - Blake Films [au] Daybill


 

 

 

 

Shaft

Directed by Gordon Parks / 1971 / USA / IMDb

Date: 07-1971  /  Rated: SOA  /  Length: 9011 feet  /  Time: 100:07  /  Censored by 00:16  /  Reason: violence and indecent language


 

 

 

 

Shoot Out

Directed by Henry Hathaway / 1971 / USA / IMDb

Date: 08-1971  /  Rated: SOA  /  Length: 8514 feet  /  Time: 94:36  /  Censored by 00:31  /  Reason: violence  

Note: This was rated SOA in August 1971, and the M-rating was introduced three months later. The theatrical daybill poster shows that it was eventually released with an M-rating.

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Shoot Out (1971) - Australian Daybill Poster


 

 

 

 

The Ski Bum

Directed by Bruce D. Clark / 1971 / USA / IMDb

Date: 05-1971  /  Rated: SOA  /  Length: 8470 feet  /  Time: 94:07  /  Censored by 02:39  /  Reason: violence and indecency  


 

 

 

 

Soldier Blue

Directed by Ralph Nelson / 1970 / USA / IMDb

Date: 07-1971  /  Rated: A  /  Length: 10055 feet  /  Time: 111:43  /  Censored by 02:08  /  Reason: violence and indecency  

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Soldier Blue (1970) - Australian Daybill PosterSoldier Blue (1970) - Australian Daybill Poster 2


 

 

 

 

Some Came Running

Directed by Vincente Minnelli / 1958 / USA / IMDb

Date: 09-1971  /  Rated: A  /  Length: 12375 feet  /  Time: 137:30  /  Censored by 00:02  /  Reason: violence


 

 

 

 

The Strawberry Statement

Directed by Stuart Hagmann / 1970 / USA / IMDb

Date: 09-1970  /  Rated: A  /  Length: 9159 feet  /  Time: 101:46  /  Censored by 00:38  /  Reason: indecent language  

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The Strawberry Statement (1970) - Australian Daybill Poster


 

 

 

 

The Student Nurses

Directed by Stephanie Rothman / 1970 / USA / IMDb

Date: 04-1971  /  Rated: Banned  /  Length: 7647 feet  /  Time: 84:58  /  Reason: indecency and encouragement to drug abuse  


 

 

 

 

Summer of '42 

Directed by Robert Mulligan / 1971 / USA / IMDb

Date: 07-1971  /  Rated: SOA  /  Length: 9338 feet  /  Time: 103:45  /  Censored by 00:46  /  Reason: indecent language  


 

 

 

 

Super Colt 38

Directed by Federico Curiel / 1969 / Mexico  / IMDb

Date: 09-1970  /  Rated: A  /  Length: 7855 feet  /  Time: 87:17  /  Censored by 03:10  /  Reason: violence  


 

 

 

 

Swedish Fanny Hill

Directed by Mac Ahlberg / 1968 / Sweden / IMDb

Date: 11-1970  /  Rated: SOA  /  Length: 7416 feet  /  Time: 82:24  /  Comment: English reconstructed version

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Swedish Fanny Hill (1968) - Blake Films [au] Daybill


 

 

 

 

A Swedish Love Story

Directed by Roy Andersson / 1970 / Sweden / IMDb

Date: 02-1971  /  Rated: SOA  /  Length: 11349 feet  /  Time: 126:06  /  Censored by 00:15  /  Reason: indecent language  


 

 

 

 

Sweet Sweetback's Baadasssss Song

Directed by Melvin Van Peebles / 1971 / USA / IMDb

Date: 08-1971  /  Rated: Banned  /  Length: 9159 feet  /  Time: 101:46  /  Reason: violence and indecency


 

 

 

 

The Sword of El Cid

Directed by Miguel Iglesias / 1962 / Italy-Spain / IMDb

Date: 06-1971  /  Rated: A  /  Length: 7336 feet  /  Time: 81:31  /  Censored by 00:40  /  Reason: violence  


 

 

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