Tag: films

Every year, I hear the same complaint about movies on the big screen: Movies are getting so damn long! We’re almost to the point that moviegoers should start demanding an intermission for some of these behemoths of film. But then …

Movies aren’t actually much longer than they used to be Read More »

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Reasons for PG or higher MPAA Rating

In 1968, the Motion Picture Association of America (MPAA) film rating system took effect in an effort to replace the then-aged Hays Code. The goal of the MPAA rating system is to provide a modern, standardized scale on which to …

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25 most violence packed films

Over the weekend, I discovered a web site where a group of dedicated film fanatics have been systematically counting on-screen deaths in various films for several years. I immediately set out to scrape all of the data from their web …

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25 deadliest films by on-screen death counts

Over the weekend, I discovered a web site where a group of dedicated film fanatics have been systematically counting on-screen deaths in various films for several years. I immediately set out to scrape all of the data from their web …

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