TITLE

Possible return to movie censorship

PUB. DATE
March 1987
SOURCE
Christian Century;3/18/87 - 3/25/87, Vol. 104 Issue 9, p277
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
With the institution of a classification system in 1968, the film industry voluntarily practiced restraint in order to prevent local censorship boards from imposing restrictions on moviemaking. Though the system served that purpose, it also provided an excuse for trivializing sexuality in the name of freedom and making violence attractive when it is ugly. A return to movie censorship is in the offing unless the film industry exercises more restraint.
ACCESSION #
8700007891

 

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