MPAA slams NC-17 rating on Artisan's Requiem
Darren Aronofsky's Requiem For A Dream, a bold portrait of drug addiction which made its world premiere at the Cannes Film Festival this year, has run into censorship trouble in the US where it is being released by Artisan Entertainment.The Motion Picture Association Of America (MPAA) yesterday gave the film a prohibitive NC-17 - a rating which many US cinema chains won't screen and for which many newspapers won't accept advertising. The MPAA cited sexual elements within ...
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