New York Times Movie Ratings

A love song to the underappreciated art of snarking on MPAA ratings in the New York Times. Run by Julia & Emily.

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May 21
““Hysteria” is rated R (Under 17 requires accompanying parent or adult guardian). It is a sustained sexual joke with many feigned orgasms.” Stephen Holden

May 6
““Jesus Henry Christ” is rated PG-13 (Parents strongly cautioned). It has controversial religious discussions.” Stephen Holden

Jan 13
““Joyful Noise” is rated PG-13 (Parents strongly cautioned). It has a couple of swear words.” Stephen Holden

Nov 23
““The Muppets” is rated PG (Parental guidance suggested). It has some slightly off-color humor.” Stephen Holden

Aug 15
““Glee: The 3D Concert Movie” is rated PG (Parental guidance suggested). It has some sensual dancing.” Stephen Holden

Jul 29
““Point Blank” is rated R (Under 17 requires accompanying parent or adult guardian). It has gory violence and a tender sex scene.” Stephen Holden

Jun 7
““Rejoice and Shout” is rated PG (Parental guidance suggested). It has some mild thematic material and incidental smoking.” Stephen Holden

Jun 4
““Marley & Me” is rated PG (Parental Guidance suggested). It has mild scatological humor, and Marley’s death scene might upset young children.” Stephen Holden