Motion Picture Association Of America
Businessmen and politicians are urging California to get more aggressive in offering tax incentives to lure movie and television production back to the state.
The Weinstein Company lost their appeal of the MPAA’s “R” rating for their new movie “Bully” and have decided to instead release the film unrated. Industry experts say the move will allow more young people to see the movie.
Film revenues are down about 19 percent so far this year compared to 2010.
Former Sen. Chris Dodd was named head of the Motion Picture Association of America.