The VCR is to the American film producer and the American public as the Boston Strangler is to the woman alone.
Film-makers must decide what story to tell and how to tell it.
Foreign capital to build new cinemas will help modernize China's aging cinema infrastructure, attract Chinese consumers back into cinemas, and increase demand for U.S. films.
The VCR is to the American film producer and the American public as the Boston Strangler (a serial killer of the time) is to the woman alone,
The VCR is to the American film producer and the American public as the Boston Strangler (a serial killer of the time) is to the woman alone.
No one today knows what is indecent.
The government cannot devise and enforce it's own ratings systems. For a variety of First Amendment reasons it just can't be done, ... Indeed, the FTC report clearly states there are serious First Amendment problems.
Sen. Stevens asked me if I would attend a work-forum on ratings systems, how they work and how they were developed. I told him I would be there.
The digital world, the world of virtual reality ... is going to be part of the embrace of this great, new cooperative venture.
That's just wrong, ... Some people in marketing have stepped over the line from reasonable to unacceptable.
This system has lasted 32 years,
In the last several years, piracy has been the dominant issue that has consumed my life,
The public's nerves are raw and edgy. You have to be discreet and understanding about the films you are showing.
When people make up invitation lists, they are in the top 10.
to tell us what kind of movies to make.
The only group in America that deserves to scrutinize what we are doing... are parents.
The only group in America that deserves to scrutinize what we are doing ... are parents.
If movies are causing moral decay, then crime ought to be going up, but crime is going down.
This was about contributing Hollywood's creative imagination and their persuasion skills to help in this war effort so that one day Americans can lead normal lives again,
To have something happen that never before in our history have we ever borne witness to or imagined, that hits very deep in the entrails of this country.
We want to tell American parents that they and they alone have total power to control every hour of television programming that comes into their home.
Every parent in America has the total power to control all television programming that is dispatched to their home today.
We're hard at work trying to make parents better understand that they have total control today over what individual programs they allow into their homes. We want to show a closer rapport between the TV ratings system and the movie ratings system.
Serious efforts are underway to try to bring the domestic problems under control.
There was no mention of content, ... The White House and its representatives did not say anything about that because they knew that was not the subject that was up for either debate or suggestion. Content was off the table.