1160X130 HeaderFP

Study: Gun Violence in PG-13 Films Is More Acceptable as Long as It’s ‘Justified’

MIDDLETOWN PRESS.COM May 14, 2018 – As the debate around gun control in the U.S. has crescendoed, gun violence in Hollywood films with PG-13 ratings is becoming more acceptable, according to a new study. Parents with children under the age of 17 are more desensitized to gun violence when it’s deemed justified, according to the study from the Annenberg Public Policy Center (APPC) at the University of Pennsylvania. The study determines justified gun violence as that which is used in the defense of a loved one or for self-protection.  [full article]

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Download
Our Mobile App

and get our latest news and featured videos instantly

Download Now