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  1. Weinstein Co. Changes Course, Edits 'Bully' for PG-13 Rating

    2:58 pm 4/3/2012

    The ratings board acts swiftly in granting the PG-13, and allows the Weinstein Co. and filmmaker Lee Hirsch to retain one crucial scene after other language trims were made.Read more

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  2. ‘Bully’ Director Slams MPAA For 'Great Hypocrisy'

    6:56 am 4/3/2012

    Lee Hirsch questions why his film about school bullying got an R rating when he believes studio pictures that glorify violence constantly receive a PG. Read more

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  3. Box Office Report: 'Hunger Games' Wins Friday With $18.9 Mil, 'Wrath' Follows With $12.4 Mil

    9:52 am 3/31/2012

    "Wrath of the Titans" opens softer than expected domestically, Julia Roberts starrer "Mirror Mirror" also soft with $5.9 million; the Weinstein Co.'s documentary "Bully" opens in five theaters for a screen average of $6,097.Read more

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  4. 'Bully' Producer Defends Use of Swearing in Documentary (Video)

    2:29 pm 3/29/2012

    "We wanted to depict honestly what bullying sounds like," Cynthia Lowen told THR at the premiere for Lee Hirsch’s film.Read more

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  5. Bully: Film Review

    12:48 pm 3/28/2012

    Controversy surrounding the MPAA's ratings decision has dominated news and fired up advocates, but away from all that noise, Lee Hirsch's documentary is an intimate reflection on the bullying epidemic that makes its points quietly and succinctly.Read more

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  6. Aisha Tyler Slams MPAA's Rating Decision for 'Bully' (Video)

    5:28 pm 3/27/2012

    "It's irresponsible of the ratings association to not see how critical it is that kids get to see this film," the actress told THR at the premiere.Read more

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  7. Producer Cynthia Lowen 'Bully' Premiere

    1:41 pm 3/27/2012

    Writer and producer Cynthia Lowen shares the biggest obstacles in getting the documentary made and what message she hopes the viewers take away.Read more

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  8. 'Bully' Director Says Releasing the Film Unrated Is 'The Right Thing to Do' (Video)

    10:33 pm 3/26/2012

    Lee Hirsch spoke to THR at the premiere for his film, which has been involved in a heated battle over the R rating it was given by the MPAA.Read more

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  9. Aisha Tyler 'Hunger Games' PG-13 vs. 'R' Rating for 'Bully'

    10:29 pm 3/26/2012

    Aisha Tyler disagrees with MPAA's "R" rating for the film "Bully."Read more

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  10. Lee Hirsch Talks 'Bully' at Film Premiere

    10:29 pm 3/26/2012

    "Bully" writer-director Lee Hirsch talks with THR at the film's premiere.Read more

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