The Motion Picture Assn. of America says its Classification and Ratings Appeal Board has overturned the R rating given to the film "A Birder's Guide to Everything" for "some language and crude references."
The film is now rated
The film has been playing festivals since its premiere in April at the
Directed and co-written by Rob Meyer, the film is a young adult story starring
Meyer and co-writer
Actress Evan Rachel Wood recently took to Twitter to decry cuts made to the film "Charlie Countryman" to secure an R rating instead of an NC-17. Her series of messages included the statement "I would like to share my disappointment with the MPAA, who thought it was necessary to censor a woman's sexuality once again."
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