11/07/2012 15:09 BST | Updated 11/07/2012 16:49 BST

Daniel Radcliffe's 'The Woman In Black' Is The Year's Most Complained-About Film, According To BBFC

Daniel Radcliffe's first post-Harry Potter outing on the big screen is the most complained about film of the year so far, according to the British Board of Film Classification (BBFC).

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The Woman in Black, which stars Radcliffe as a young lawyer visiting a remote village terrorised by a vengeful ghost, has attracted 120 complaints directly to the BBFC so far.

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That is triple the number of people who complained about the Oscar-winning Black Swan which was the most complained about film of 2011.

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Natalie Portman's film Black Swan drew 40 complaints in all

There were 40 complaints about the film which starred Natalie Portman as a ballet dancer and Vincent Cassel as her director.

BBFC Director David Cooke said some of the complaints were about a lesbian sex scene, but others were sparked by "confounded expectations" about the film's dark subject matter which surprised some viewers who thought they were going to see a film about dance.

The most complained about film of the last 10 years was Batman: The Dark Knight.

There were more than 300 complaints about the 2008 film which starred Christian Bale as the masked superhero and Heath Ledger as The Joker.