10 October 2004

Rated

Whatever the word-of-mouth you've heard on Team America: World Police, it's earned a priceless ratings summary from the humorless MPAA, two decks of type that Matt Stone tells me that he and Trey Parker insisted be blowed up real good on glossy card stock and stiffed into the press kit. Team America, with its Jerry Bruckheimer shlock-inspired anthem of "Americuuuuh! Fuck yeah!" got its NC-17 finally tamped down to an R, for

GRAPHIC, CRUDE & SEXUAL HUMOR, VIOLENT IMAGES
& STRONG LANGUAGE; ALL INVOLVING PUPPETS