‘Please don’t do this’: Why Sony’s plan to sanitize movies could be a ‘slippery slope’

‘Please don’t do this’: Why Sony’s plan to sanitize movies could be a ‘slippery slope’

If you ever dreamed of watching the Somali pirate thriller Captain Phillips or the raunchy Will Ferrell comedy Step Brothers with your kids, Sony Pictures just made your movie night. The entertainment company’s home entertainment wing launched “clean versions” earlier this week, offering digital downloads of sanitized family-friendly versions for two dozen of their movies — including White House Down, Moneyball and Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon. Even the […]