MPAA braces for puppet pic

McNary, Dave
August 2004
Variety;8/23/2004, Vol. 396 Issue 1, p6
Trade Publication
Focuses on the rating given to the motion picture "Team America: World Police," from Paramount Pictures by the Motion Picture Association of America. Basis of the board for the rating; Plot of the motion picture.


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