Posts tagged "ratings"

“Blue Valentine” Gets NC-17 Rating Overturned

We’ve been gearing up for the Ryan Gosling and Michelle Williams movie, “Blue Valentine,” for ages now. And so we weren’t happy when the movie was given an NC-17 rating

Amelia McDonell-Parry | December 8, 2010 - 8:45 pm

The MPAA Distinguishes Between “Male Nudity” And Just “Nudity”

We may have discovered why “Blue Valentine” got its mysterious NC-17 rating. Could it be because of the very scary factor of “male nudity”? Jezebel’s Brian Patrick Thornton noticed that…

Kelli Bender | October 13, 2010 - 6:45 pm

Your Boyfriend Thinks You’re Purdy

In a study of 93 couples who had been together an average of 14 years, researchers found that both men and women rated their significant other as more attractive than…

Catherine Strawn | May 14, 2008 - 6:30 pm