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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 […]





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 […]


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

For tonight’s journey into Podcastia, I am joined by Ben Mortimer to discuss: Liam Neeson’s take on “gloomy” Batman Irrfan Khan’s comments on why he almost didn’t take a role in the new Spider-Man The ¬†upcoming Mr. Men film The MPAA’s decision to sue file hosting website Hotfile A movie piracy manifesto All of that […]