Motion Picture Association of America film rating system

  1. Teens' Music Choices Unlocked

    March 30, 2010 12:00 AM EDT A new study by Emory University, published in the new issue of NeuroImage, sheds light on how teen behavior can impact the music they discover and share . Kids aged 12 to 17 were asked to rate a song based on how much they liked it. Later, they we ...

  2. MPA/MPAA Counsel To Shift Role

    August 03, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Barsky becomes special counsel to top execs Aug. 14. Simon Barsky, executive VP/general counsel of the Motion Picture Assn. and the Motion Picture Assn. of America, will be shifting his duties. He will become special counsel to MPAA chairman/CEO D ...

  3. Carmike Hit With Antitrust Suit

    September 20, 2005 12:00 AM EDT In another case of a smaller exhibitor calling foul against one of the country's top theater circuits, Portland, Ore.-based Wallace Theaters and its Hollywood Theaters subsidiary have filed suit again (The Hollywood Reporter) -- In another ca ...

  4. MPAA Selects New President/CEO

    July 01, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Glickman to replace Valenti in September. Glickman to replace Valenti in September. News ...

  5. Film Studios Mull Piracy Lawsuits

    May 17, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Motion Picture Assn. of America head Jack Valenti says film studios may follow their music counterparts in pursuing individual file-sharers through the courts if online film piracy continues unabated. CANNES (Hollywood Reporter)--Motion Picture As ...