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Theater Will Let Teens See Steamy, NC-17 French Film

The Huffington Post | Jane Janeczko | Posted 10.28.2013 | New York

Opening in New York Friday, a controversial and much talked about film from director Abdellatif Kechiche, "Blue is the Warmest Color," will be accessi...

Will 'Fifty Shades Of Grey' Be Rated NC-17?

Posted 01.08.2013 | Entertainment

Big news for "Fifty Shades of Grey" fans. The upcoming film adaptation of the wildly popular novel is reportedly staying in line with its scandalous r...

Sexy, Forbidden Movies To See

AP | DOLORES BARCLAY | Posted 02.01.2012 | Entertainment

NEW YORK — Is NC-17 really the kiss of death? Will the merest flash of naked flesh or the softest moan from hot, sweaty bods doom a film to cell...

Movie review: Shame

Marshall Fine | Posted 01.28.2012 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

The fact that the dim-witted and near-sighted MPAA has slapped an NC-17 rating on Steve McQueen's Shame implies that there is something prurient about...

Would You Go See An NC-17 Film?

AP | By JAKE COYLE | Posted 11.23.2011 | Home

By JAKE COYLE, The Associated Press NEW YORK — The NC-17 rated "Shame" poses an intriguing test for the much-lamented rating and stands a chance ...

07/16/99 - When Studios Blew the Best Chance to Legitimize the NC-17

Scott Mendelson | Posted 12.28.2011 | Entertainment
Scott Mendelson

The NC-17 will continue to be a 'scarlet letter' until a major studio is willing to risk releasing a major genre film with that adults-only rating and basically dare chains like AMC, Regal, and Cinemark not to carry it.

WATCH: Horror Film Banned In UK

Posted 08.07.2011 | Arts

"The Human Centipede II (Full Sequence)," sequel to the 2010 high-concept horror film "The Human Centipede (First Sequence)," has been effectively ban...

Review of This Film Is Not Yet Rated -- NC-17

Melani Ward | Posted 09.22.2011 | Entertainment
Melani Ward

This documentary is a sneaky peak (seriously, there's spying and binoculars and trash diving) into the MPAA rating system, with the most attention focused on the dreaded NC-17 rating.

ReThink Review: Blue Valentine -- NC-17? Really?

Jonathan Kim | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Jonathan Kim

Blue Valentine has been receiving a smattering of Oscar buzz for its two stars, Ryan Gosling and Michelle Williams, for their gritty, un-Hollywood por...

"Beauty in Ugliness" - A Q&A With Blue Valentine Director Derek Cianfrance

John Koch | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
John Koch

In 1998, Derek Cianfrance stood over a Xerox machine watching copies of his Blue Valentine script spill out into a sorter. He thought that his movie would sell within a few months.

Interview: Edward Zwick's Love and Other Concerns

Marshall Fine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

It's a few days before his film, Love and Other Drugs, reaches theaters and Edward Zwick is sipping tea, as calm as can be expected.

'Bruno' Given NC-17 At First Ratings Submission

The Wrap | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Universal's "Bruno," the widely anticipated Sacha Baron Cohen docu-comedy opening in July, has been slapped with an NC-17 rating on its first submissi...

Ang Lee On "Lust, Caution's" NC-17 Scenes: "After Half A Day's Shooting We Had To Stop"

Time | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

TIME: You've said the three sex scenes in the film were harder to shoot than the martial arts scenes in Crouching Tiger. Why? Lee: I'm a shy human be...

New Ang Lee Film Features Explicit Sodomy Scene

FOXNews | Roger Friedman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Maybe you're wondering what director Ang Lee has been up to since "Brokeback Mountain." Thursday I got to see his new one, called "Lust, Caution." Thi...