mpaa ratings


The following films were assigned ratings in the latest weekly bulletin issued by the MPAA's Classification and Rating Administration:


"A Christmas Carol" Kidtoon Films


"Boog and Elliot's Midnight Bun Run"* (rated for some suggestive humor) Sony Pictures Animation

"The Nativity Story" (rated for some violent content) New Line Cinema

"We Are Marshall" (rated for emotional thematic material, a crash scene, and mild language) Warner Bros. Pictures


"Balzac: A Passionate Life" (rated for some sensuality and brief partial nudity) Totem Inc.

"Because I Said So" (rated for sexual content including dialogue, some mature thematic material and partial nudity) Universal Studios

"Comeback Season" (rated for sexual content, language and some teen drinking) First Look Home Entertainment

"The Last Legion" (rated for sequences of intense action violence) the Weinstein Co.

"Stomp the Yard" (rated for a scene of violence, some sexual material and language) Screen Gems

"White Noise: The Light" (rated for intense sequences of violence and terror, some disturbing images, thematic material and language) Rogue Pictures


"Black Thunder" (rated for violence, some language and brief sexuality) Sony Pictures Home Entertainment

"Blood Diamond" (rated for strong violence and language) Warner Bros. Pictures

"Boy Eats Girl" (rated for horror violence/gore, language and some sexual content) Lionsgate

"Brothers Solomon" (rated for language and sexual content) Columbia Pictures

"Curse of the Golden Flower" (rated for violence) Sony Pictures Classics

"Danika" (rated for violence, language, some sexual content and a scene of drug use) First Look Home Entertainment

"Escape From Colditz" (rated for some violence, language, nudity and drug use) MTI Home Video

"5150" (rated for language and some violence) Totem Inc.

"The Good Shepherd" (rated for some violence, sexuality and language) Universal Studios

"Hannibal Rising" (rated for strong grisly violent content and some language/sexual references) MGM Distribution Co.

"Paprika" (rated for violent and sexual images) Sony Pictures Classics

"Penny Dreadful" (rated for violence/terror, some sexuality and language) Freestyle Releasing

"Planet Brooklyn" (rated for language) Screen Media Ventures Llc.

"Rancid" (rated for strong violence, language and some sexuality/nudity) Lightning Home Entertainment

"Reincarnation" (rated for violent and disturbing content) Lionsgate

"Spirit Trap" (rated for violence, language, drug use and some strong sexuality) First Look Home Entertainment

"Unhitched" (rated for some language) Lionsgate

"Wrong Turn 2: Dead End" (rated for strong horror violence and gore, language and some sexual content) 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment Llc.

"You Are Alone" (rated for strong sexual content including graphic dialogue, and for language) Distribution Machine Associates 3 Llp.

* Short subject.