The Art of the PG-13 F-Bomb

by Patrick (H) Willems

For a movie to get a PG-13 rating from the Motion Picture Association of America (MPAA), the word f*ck can only be used once. In this video essay, Patrick (H) Willems looks at the many ways writers employ a single f-bomb to achieve the greatest effect.

 

 

video essay by Patrick (H) Willems

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