Questions tagged [censorship]

Questions concerning the censorship of movies or TV shows, its reasons, and implications for the resulting movie and the audience.

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Why is the US version of the first Austin Powers film different to the international version?

There are several scenes present in the international version of Austin Powers: International Man Of Mystery that aren't present in the US (and Australian) version of the film. Overall they total ...
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What are the reasons behind the shorter Italian version of Cool Hand Luke?

I might have seen Cool Hand Luke, as a kid for the first time on Italian TV, probably when I was 10-12 years old (so we're talking about 1984-86) when the movie was already a classic (although in the ...
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How are film festivals like BQFF able to bypass CBFC certification?

I have heard about film festivals like BQFF, etc. where they show films which have even failed to clear CBFC (Central Board of Film Certification)'s certification or few might not even applied for it. ...
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Is Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker censored in India too for same-sex kiss?

From the Singapore version of Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker same-sex kiss scene got cut. Does India had any similar censoring done? Or in India, we see the same version as original?
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Why was the swearing taken out of “Gods and Monsters” in American horror story?

In American Horror story: Freak show Elsa Mars sings a version of Lana Del Rey's "Gods and Monsters" in which, amongst other things, all of the bad language is changed for more... suitable(?) language....
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Is Kokapetl's dialogue universally bleeped out in the episode “Veils of Rana'Ori”?

In the section "Kokapetl's Scoop" of the episode "Veils of Rana'Ori" (Season 2, episode 23), called "Les Voiles de Rana'Ori" in French, of Mysterious Cities of Gold (...