Star Wars 9 : the Ascent of Skywalker censored : a scene of kiss cut in Singapore

Star Wars 9 : l'Ascension de Skywalker censuré : une scène de baiser coupée au montage à Singapour

Star Wars 9 : the Ascent of Skywalker : the film censored in Singapore, a scene of a kiss between two women has been cut

This Wednesday 18 December 2019, Star Wars 9 : the Ascent of Skywalker was released in the cinema. A way to know how ends the last cult trilogy. But the film has been censored in Singapore. A scene showing two women kissing has in fact been cut.

A lesbian scene censored in Singapore

Fans of the saga created by George Lucas waited with impatience the arrival of Star Wars 9 : the Ascent of Skywalker at the cinema. Available in cinemas from this Wednesday 18 December 2019, the film directed by J. J. Abrams closes and the ultimate trilogy. The famous franchise of which Chewbacca is the favorite character of the internet has been censored in Singapore. Why ? Because of a scene from kiss lesbian.

In fact, the site Yahoo Lifestyle SEA has revealed that a scene would have been cut. This is a short sequence of Star Wars 9 : the Ascent of Skywalker in which two character female secondary exchange a kiss. A spokesman for the regulatory agency in the country located in the south of Malaysia has acknowledged that a scene had been removed, but without specifying which.

Movies with a theme that LGBT people are prohibited to under 21 years of age

While spectators have been disappointed by the fate of a character from episode IV of Star Wars, the same spokesman explained that the film is “not recommended for children under 13 years of age”. Except that according to him, it would have deserved a higher classification high. In fact, in Singapore, the film to LGBT issues, even when it is a subplot, are prohibited to under 18 years of age. And when homosexuality is squarely the main topic, then the films are prohibited to under 21 years of age.

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