Tag Archives: Hays Code

And Now, a Flagrant Disregard for Morals and Decency

Old movies have a reputation for being kid friendly, no matter what they’re about. They don’t have any nudity, bad language, or disrespect for authority figures. This is largely because of the Motion Picture Production Code (or Hays Code), a … Continue reading

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Strangers on a Train Watching a Movie Together

Editor’s note: This one talks about some upsetting topics, including graphic shootings and terrorism. Based on true events, no less! A few days ago I was taking the train into New York City. It was probably 8:30AM, part of the morning … Continue reading

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