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There are 1 comment on the South Florida Sun-Sentinel story from Aug 6, 2008, titled Kevin Smith wins appeal to lower NC-17 rating to R for 'Zack an.... In it, South Florida Sun-Sentinel reports that:

"We didn't set out to make an NC-17 film. That's just commercial suicide," Smith told The Associated Press.

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Misnomer

Pompano Beach, FL

#1 Aug 6, 2008
NC17 is a misnomer. i was managing movie theatres when the first NC17 movie hit theatres. it was huge news (which drew people to the theatre) with the media calling NC17 the replacement for X rated movies. They are totally NOT the same thing. that film (henry&june) was tame by today's TV standards (you see more on FX at 10pm). X rated was about graphic sex but NC17 was meant for Nobody Under 17 admitted. That doesn't make it porn, just for mature audiences. The MPAA needs a complete overhaul.

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