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August 15, 2012
'The Odd Life of Timothy Green' MPAA rating: PG for mild thematic elements and brief language Running time: 1 hour, 44 minutes Playing: In general release
November 20, 2009
'Bad Lieutenant: Port of Call New Orleans' MPAA rating: R for drug use and language throughout, some violence and sexuality Running time: 2 hours, 1 minute Playing: In general release
June 11, 2010
'Harlan — In the Shadow of Jew Suss' No MPAA rating Running time: 1 hour, 39 minutes Playing: Laemmle's Sunset 5, West Hollywood and Town Center 5, Encino
November 25, 2009
'Me and Orson Welles' MPAA rating: PG-13 for sexual references and smoking Running time: 1 hour, 53 minutes Playing: In limited release at the Landmark, West L.A., and the Grove Stadium 14, L.A.
December 18, 2009
'My Son, My Son, What Have Ye Done' MPAA rating: Unrated Running time: 1 hour and 31 minutes Playing: At the Downtown Independent, Los Angeles
January 15, 2010
'Killing Kasztner: The Jew Who Dealt With Nazis' MPAA rating: Unrated Running time: 1 hour, 56 minutes Playing: At Laemmle's Music Hall, Beverly Hills
July 25, 2012
'Ruby Sparks' MPAA rating: R for language including some sexual references, and for some drug use Running time: 1 hour, 44 minutes Playing: At ArcLight Hollywood, Landmark Theatre, West Los Angeles, Century City AMC
June 24, 2011
'Page One: Inside the New York Times' MPAA rating: R, for language including some sexual references Running time: 1 hour, 31 minutes Playing: At Landmark, West Los Angeles; Playhouse 7, Pasadena; Town Center 5, Encino; Westpark 8, Irvine
May 10, 2011 | By Jim Puzzanghera, Los Angeles Times
A bit of the old Jack Valenti pizazz is back at Hollywood's outpost in the nation's capital, thanks to a new silver-haired frontman. More than six years after the legendary lobbyist stepped down, the Motion Picture Assn. of America is reviving his tried-and-true methods of tapping entertainment industry glitz to help the major movie studios make their case to Washington's power brokers. The strategy was on display the night before the recent White House Correspondents Assn.
July 20, 2012 | By Steven Zeitchik
Spike Lee's provocative Sundance movie, "Red Hook Summer," will be assigned an R rating by the Motion Picture Assn. of America, with the film avoiding the more severe NC-17. A person familiar with the MPAA's ruling who was not authorized to speak about it publicly said the group's raters had in recent days formally decided to allow moviegoers under the age of 17 to see the film if accompanied by an adult. An NC-17, of course, would have precluded any teenagers from seeing it no matter who they were with (and restricted potential play dates and marketing)
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