'The Hunger Games' Rating: Did the MPAA Get it right?

Amidst the fanfare surrounding today's wide release of The Hunger Games, the debate on whether the Motion Picture Association of America appropriately designated the film a PG-13 rating is heating up.Some argue that the rating of the fictional, post- apocalyptic teen-genocide film makes no sense given the 'R' rating the MPAA slapped on the Weinstein Company-distributed Bully, a documentary about bullying among children -- a very real problem facing kids today....more
I haven't seen the HG movie yet but while I enjoyed the book, this theme is much too heavy for ...more