The Weinstein Company is moving ahead with an attempt to appeal the ratings given to Blue Valentine
(a commercial prospect-dampening NC-17) and Oscar fave The King's Speech
. The irony is that appealing the NC-17 for Blue Valentine
means accepting it; otherwise there's no rating to appeal, and the choice would be to release the film unrated.
In a statement today titled "The Weinstein Company Accepts NC-17 Rating on ...