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  1. 'Bully' Petition Secures 200,000 Signatures; Will Be Delivered to MPAA Wednesday

    9:15 am 3/6/2012

    One week after a reported 75,000 people had signed the public plea to overturn the doc's R-rating, the appeal has gained another 125,000 supporters.Read more

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  2. Tens of Thousands Sign Petition Urging MPAA to Overturn 'Bully's' R Rating

    1:00 pm 2/28/2012

    News of the online petition comes one day after a high school student, who may have been bullied, allegedly shot and killed three classmates in Chardon, Ohio.Read more

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  3. 'Bully' Doc's R Rating Upheld By MPAA

    2:25 pm 2/23/2012

    The Classification and Rating Appeals Board upheld the R rating given to the movie Bully, the Motion Picture Association of American announced Thursday.Read more

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  4. MPAA Announces Four New Hires

    12:48 pm 2/16/2012

    Alex Swartsel, Brian Cohen, Lauren Pastarnack and Kate Bedingfield get director positions.Read more

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  5. Sundance 2012: MPAA's Chris Dodd Calls Piracy Defeat a 'Watershed Event'

    12:45 am 1/24/2012

    Speaking at the festival's daily Cinema Cafe series, Dodd said the tech community's ability to mobilize the public was a game-changing phenomenon that he hadn't seen in more than three decades in public office. Read more

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  6. Online Petition Targets SOPA Comments from MPAA Chief Chris Dodd on Fox News

    6:00 am 1/23/2012

    Critics speak of "an open admission of bribery," but a spokesman says he merely made an obvious point when he said: "Those who count on quote Hollywood for support need to understand that this industry is watching very carefully who's going to stand up for them."Read more

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  7. Senate Postpones Vote on Anti-Piracy Bill; MPAA Responds

    8:27 am 1/20/2012

    UPDATED: The Senate majority leader suspends action on controversial legislation to curb online pirates.Read more

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  8. MPAA Head Chris Dodd Calls for Meeting Between Hollywood, Tech Giants to Reach SOPA Compromise

    5:56 am 1/20/2012

    He calls the White House “the perfect place" to hammer out a deal to save the anti-piracy legislation.Read more

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  9. Hacktivist Group Anonymous Takes Down Government, Music Industry Websites

    4:14 pm 1/19/2012

    Following the shutdown of Megaupload, the collective retaliated by shutting down websites for the RIAA, MPAA and the Department of Justice, just to name a few.Read more

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  10. MPAA Fights Back Against Anonymous Attacks

    4:06 pm 1/19/2012

    Hollywood trade group says it is working with the feds to identify the people responsible for the attack on its website.Read more

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