“Rocketman” Rated R-13 Without Cuts, To Be Shown Unsanitized

MANILA, June 13, 2019 — Filipino audiences have the rare privilege of getting inside the real-life story of music legend Elton John in its full, controversial splendor as Paramount Pictures’ Rocketman has been rated R-13 without cuts by the Movie and Television Review & Classification Board (MTRCB). Watch the new Rocketman TV Spot at  The Board has deemed Rocketman suitable only …

“Alien: Covenant” Gets R-13 Rating from the MTRCB

Like its predecessor Prometheus, Alien: Covenant got an R-13 rating from the Movie and Television Review and Classification Board (MTRCB). You may check the rating from the MTRCB website here: http://www.mtrcb.gov.ph/wp-content/uploads/2017/04/FOREIGN-FILMS-AS-OF-APR25.pdf This means only viewers who are 13 years old and above can be admitted. An “R–13” classification advises parents, supervising adults, or the would-be viewers themselves, that the …

“Bliss” Gets R-18 Without Cuts on Second Review by the MTRCB

After the noise it made for getting an “X” rating on its first MTRCB review, Jerrold Tarog’s psychological thriller “Bliss” gets an R-18 rating on its second review. Which means, it can now be exhibited in Philippine cinemas for adults age 18 and above. So, rejoice! We, or the rest of those who didn’t make it to …

Uncut, Uncovered “Fifty Shades Darker” Gets R-18 Rating from MTRCB

MANILA, February 1, 2017 – Universal Pictures’ eagerly anticipated romantic thriller Fifty Shades Darker has been approved for exhibition by the Movie & Television Rating and Classification Board (MTRCB) with a rating of R-18 which means the movie is strictly for 18 years of age and above. The sequel to the 2015 blockbuster love story …

Is the MTRCB Really Helpful With Their Ratings?

“Kaya kaagapay ninyo ang MTRCB rating bilang gabay.” Violence or how violent a scene might be is subjective to some, but if you’re getting paid for it, it shouldn’t be. MTRCB or the Movie and TV Review nad Classificiation Board is getting paid for rating the films and TV shows before they are available to the public. As easy …