What is an NC-17 rating for a movie? According to the Motion Picture Association (MPA), it means "no one seventeen and under admitted."
The most recent example of an NC-17 rating is the controversial Netflix movie Blonde, and only about 80 US movies have ever received the rare rating.
Some theaters won't even show NC-17 movies. If you listen closely after a film lands an NC-17 rating, you can hear all that studio money burning away and an executive producer punching the air.
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So, I gathered 13 movies that were almost NC-17, but with the magic of editing and that handy-dandy delete button, avoided the dreaded rating:
🚨Content warning: This post contains mentions of rape and violence.🚨