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Suicide Squad Earns A PG-13 Rating

Suicide Squad will come to theaters this August with a PG-13 rating. According to Entertainment Weekly, the rating was always the intention with director David Ayer hoping to go for an R-rated sequel. The official description from the Motion Picture Association of America's Classification and Ratings Administration describes the film as containing "sequences of violence […]


So Far, The Only New Thing We Know Is In The Hobbit Extended Cut Is Some Nudity

Our only clue is the new MPAA rating annotation for the film The short version was originally stamped with: Rated PG-13 for intense fantasy action violence and frightening images. While the longer edit now comes with this classification: Rated PG-13 for extended sequences of intense fantasy action violence, frightening images and fleeting nudity Yes, the extended cut even has[...]


Next Die Hard Pleases Fans With An R Rating

I don't see an MPAA classification as an indicator of quality in any way, but fans of the Die Hard series have been pining for an R-rated instalment and, come February 14th, they'll get their wish.Quite what A Good Day To Die Hard has done to earn this badge isn't yet known, but I dare[...]

Ridley Scott Admits That He Cut Prometheus For Its Rating

Having said that he would cut Prometheus to make it widely releasable, Ridley Scott has now made it clear that, in fact, he did. In the UK, the film has been given a 15 rating, as opposed to an adults-only 18. There's no direct equivalent to these in the US, and both 15 and 18 […]

Judge Dredd's New Movie Gets An R Rating

I know how important this will be to some of you, so here you go: Dredd has been given an R rating by the MPAA.Those scallywags gave this rationale for the rating in their latest bulletin: Rated R for strong bloody violence, language, drug use and some sexual content. So, there you go You got your wish.Expect[...]


Hugh Jackman Posits Both R Rated And PG-13 Wolverine Movies

Hugh Jackman knows what you're thinking. He says: There's such great temptation to make an R-rated Wolverine. I've always felt that. I know a lot of fans would like that. I totally get it. If there was ever a superhero that was going to be R-rated, it's Wolverine. So there's a great temptation. Is that […]

On Batman, Spider-Man, The Mr. Men, The MPAA And A Piracy Manifesto

Men film The MPAA's decision to sue file hosting website Hotfile A movie piracy manifestoAll of that in under 20 minutes We were going for 10 to 15, but that Mortimer has a mouth on him.Please do subscribe with your podcatching software (iTunes or the like) by selecting "Add Podcast" and entering the appropriate link This will[...]