Wednesday, December 08, 2010

MPAA Hearts "Blue Valentine"

According to the Weinstein Company, the Motion Picture Association of America (MPAA), which typically upholds ratings decisions, has broken with tradition and overturned the NC-17 rating for the feature "Blue Valentine".

"Blue Valentine" will now receive an 'R' rating, after director Derek Cianfrance publicly vowed to release the film without any cuts.

Starring Michelle Williams and Ryan Gosling, the romantic drama was co-written by Cianfrance, Joey Curtis and Cami Delavigne.

"...The film follows married couple 'Dean' and 'Cindy', and their relationship over a number of years by shifting between different time periods.

"Problems with the marriage focus around Cindy's ambition, juxtaposed to Dean's contentment to center his life around his wife and child..."

Click the images to enlarge and Sneak Peek "Blue Valentine"...