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For over a century, audiences have been entertained by our modern media. Many people in those audiences have also been upset and called for  censorship of media content. The USA Film Studies Center's mission is to examine the content and the background story about why media content has been such a potent instrument in the evolution of modern society .


Cocaine Fiends. Banned due to avoiding two Production Code warnings; explicit drug and sexual content.

The Interview: Theatrical release pulled after Sony Pictures internal email network
was hacked and comprimised.

Winnie the Pooh. Banned in China after the leader was told people were comparing him to Winnie the Pooh.

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