Celebritology 2.0: Bully


Posted at 09:15 AM ET, 04/06/2012

‘Bully’ finally gets a PG-13 by removing some F-words

Just in time for the documentary’s wide release, this issue was miraculously resolved.

By Jen Chaney  |  09:15 AM ET, 04/06/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 05:04 PM ET, 03/28/2012

Regal Entertainment Group will treat ‘Bully’ like an R-rated movie

Unlike AMC, this theater chain will not admit kids under 17 with a permission slip from their parents.

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  05:04 PM ET, 03/28/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:49 AM ET, 03/28/2012

‘Bully’ will be shown to minors at AMC theaters with permission slip, carry a Common Sense rating

“We believe this documentary has a significantly relevant message for a broad audience, which includes teenagers,” an AMC rep said.

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  10:49 AM ET, 03/28/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:59 AM ET, 03/27/2012

‘Bully’ will be released without a rating

“The small amount of language in the film that’s responsible for the R rating is there because it’s real,” director Lee Hirsch said.

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  10:59 AM ET, 03/27/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 12:36 PM ET, 02/28/2012

‘Bully’ given R rating on appeal; petition asks MPAA to reconsider

Katy Butler, a Michigan high school, student wants the MPAA to give “Bully” a PG-13 rating.

By Sarah Anne Hughes  |  12:36 PM ET, 02/28/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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