By Aubrey Malone
Such strong arbiters of public flavor as Will H. Hays of the movie manufacturers and vendors of the USA and Joseph Breen of the creation Code organization fomented an period wherein motion pictures with contentious fabric have been significantly censored or perhaps condemned. This held sway till rebellious filmmakers like Otto Preminger challenged the procedure within the Nineteen Fifties, ultimately leading to the abandonment of the outdated regime in prefer of the modern “G” via “NC–17” scores system.
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Censoring Hollywood: Sex and Violence in Film and on the Cutting Room Floor by Aubrey Malone