As a continuing feature here at Awards Circuit, here are the latest ratings provided by the MPAA Ratings Board – The Classification and Ratings Administration (CARA).
In this edition, dated 11/2/11, Jason Reitman and Diablo Cody’s latest collaboration, Young Adult, scores its rating, documentarian Werner Herzog’s death penalty essay Into The Abyss is screened, one of the two exorcism horror films set to be released on January 6, 2012 prepares for an appeal, while the quasi-sequel to 2010 box office success Valentine’s Day, New Year’s Eve, looks to offer more of the same this time around. All this, and more after the cut!
THE BAYTOWN DISCO
Rated R for strong bloody violence, pervasive language, some sexual and drug content.
LLeju Productions And Films
IF I WERE YOU
Rated R for language/sexual references.
Paragraph Pictures, Inc.
INTO THE ABYSS – A TALE OF DEATH, A TALE OF LIFE
Rated PG-13 for mature thematic material and some disturbing images.
Rated R for violence, including some bloody images.
C0hen Media Group
Rated R for violence and language.
Grindstone Entertainment Group
NEW YEAR’S EVE
Rated PG-13 for language, including some sexual references.
New Line Cinema
Rated R for violence, terror, and disturbing images.
PENDING APPEAL. INTENDS TO APPEAL TO THE C.A.R.A. APPEALS BOARD
Rated R for pervasive language, sexual content, and some violence.
Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
STUCK BETWEEN STATIONS
Rated R for language throughout and some drug content.
Rated R for language and some bloody images.
Rated R for language and some sexual content.
Paramount Pictures Corporation
BULLETIN NO: 2196
CLASSIFICATION AND RATING ADMINISTRATION
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JOAN E. GRAVES
MOTION PICTURES RATED BY THE CLASSIFICATION AND RATING ADMINISTRATION
The following feature-length motion pictures have been reviewed and rated by the Classification and Rating Administration pursuant to the Motion Picture Classification and Rating program.
Each of the designated ratings is defined as follows under the Motion Picture Classification and Rating program.
G: GENERAL AUDIENCES. All ages admitted.
PG: PARENTAL GUIDANCE SUGGESTED. Some material may not be suitable for children.
PG-13: PARENTS STRONGLY CAUTIONED. Some material may be inappropriate for children under 13.
R: RESTRICTED. Under 17 requires accompanying parent or adult guardian.
NC-17: NO ONE 17 AND UNDER ADMITTED.