| Mar 29, 2012
When the documentary, "Bully," lands in theaters on March 30, it won't have a rating, leaving the decision to show the film in the hands of individual movie theaters.
Teen Katy Butler collected more than 485,000 signatures so far (www.change.org/bully)...
| Mar 30, 2012
If you feel like you've already read quite a bit about the documentary "Bully," you have. But that still won't prepare you for the experience of seeing it.
"Bully" has been in the news a lot lately because it received a restrictive R rating (for a...
| Apr 12, 2012
**1/2 (out of four)
Few understand Sartre’s “Hell is other people” line like kids who find themselves on the wrong end of bullies’ aggression. I know what it’s like. You know what it’s like. If you went to junior high,...
| Apr 10, 2012
It is common for movie studios to overbook advanced screenings to fill seats. But some people lining up for a Sacramento screening of"Bully"Tuesday night, complained that the Weinstein Company took overbooking to an extreme level.
The single screening...
| Apr 12, 2012
There are a hundred reasons "Bully"is a good film instead of a great one, but Lee Hirsch's blood-boiling documentary will very likely end up doing more than its share of good in this world.
However sentimental that may sound, this is a film quite...
| Dec 17, 2012
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Once, like the lead character in his new movie, Brian Dannelly was a wide-eyed, ambitious high school senior itching to find adventure in the big world.
Unlike his character, Dannelly was lucky.
Dannelly's new film, "Struck By Lightning," which will...
| Sep 13, 2012
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Bullying is in the news a lot lately, and for good reason. Being bullied can be a searing, scarring experience, and in some ways, it might be a bigger problem than it ever was.
In adulthood, we often push aside the memories of being bullied, try to...
| Feb 23, 2012
The Weinstein Company, led by Harvey Weinstein, lost an appeal with the MPAA on its movie Bully, and now wants to withdraw from the organization....
| Feb 29, 2012
Bully, a documentary about bullying, has been rated R by the MPAA, and a movement has sprung up to change that....
| Mar 6, 2012
Harvey Weinstein cries foul over the MPAA's decision to give his film 'Bully' -- a bullying awareness documentary -- an R rating for its uses of foul language. Patrick Goldstein takes a closer look and offers his perspective....
| Mar 9, 2012
"Bully": In an unusual twist in the escalating public relations battle over the R rating assigned the movie “Bully,” the Motion Picture Assn. of America said Friday it would host a screening and panel discussion for the documentary....