Non-members of MPAA may also submit movies for ranking. Other media, corresponding to tv programs, music and video games, are rated by different entities such as the TV Parental Guidelines, the RIAA and the ESRB, respectively. Joaquin Phoenix (left) at the 76th Venice International Film Festival, the place Joker premiered. “LDS Cinema Gets Better and Gets a Bum Rating”. Archived from the original on February 29, 2004.
The movie was then launched unrated by Miramax (under Shining Excalibur Films because Miramax, previously owned by Disney, hesitated to release it as an NC-17 film). Joaquin Phoenix’s efficiency in the movie received him a number of awards, including a BAFTA Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role, a Critics’ Choice Movie Award for Best Actor, a Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Motion Picture Drama, and a Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a … Read More