Controversial Ratings Decisions: Discuss instances where certain movies received controversial ratings and the public's reaction to those decisions.


1. The Passion of the Christ (2004):Mel Gibson's film faced criticism for its graphic content. 2. Deadpool (2016):Fans debated if an R-rating was justified for the character.

1. Joker (2019):The film's dark themes led to debates over its rating. 2. Showgirls (1995):Controversial for its NC-17 rating and explicit content.

1. Blue Is the Warmest Color (2013):The explicit scenes sparked discussions on the film's rating. 2. A Clockwork Orange (1971):Stanley Kubrick's film faced censorship and rating controversies.

1. Zack Snyder's Justice League (2021):A four-hour cut led to debates on its R-rating necessity. 2. The Exorcist (1973):Shocking scenes prompted discussions on the film's R-rating.

1. Basic Instinct (1992):The explicit content stirred debates on the film's rating. 2. Bully (2001):Larry Clark's film faced backlash for its NC-17 rating.