31 Mar '18, 11am

You have to be 21 to see gay

You have to be 21 to see gay

Only over-21s will be permitted to see teen rom com Love, Simon in Singapore. The country’s film censorship body, Media Development Authority of Singapore, gave the highest-possible age restriction to the gay film, which is getting love from audiences across the world.  While the film is listed as a 12A in the UK and PG-13 in the United States, only audiences over 21 will be permitted to see the teen film in Singapore after it was handed a R21 rating – which also precludes it from airing in most cinemas. Fans hit out at the decision, pointing out at the ludicrous juxtaposition of restricting the film while giving a much lower rating to The Shape of Water, which features a mute woman having sex with a fish creature. The Shape of Water was given an age rating of 16. There are no sex scenes in Love, Simon. Activist Thasha Monique Dharmendra started a petition to challenge th...

Full article: https://www.pinknews.co.uk/2018/03/31/you-have-to-be-21-t...

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