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Martin Scorsese's new movie "The Wolf of Wall Street" which starts screening for press and awards voters the week after Thanksgiving, has already been shown to the MPAA ratings board-- which would not grant an R rating until the director trimmed some sexy material. The movie still came in at a whopping two hours 59 minutes, so it doesn't look like he cut very much after the film was pushed back to December 25. That makes it the longest of his films. (Peter Jackson's "The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug" clocks in at a relatively sane two hours forty.) Actress Evan Rachel Wood was dismayed when she saw the final cut of "Charlie Countryman" and took to Twitter Wednesday to vent her displeasure. ‏"Thanks for listening," concluded @evanrachelwood. Here's an edited version of her tweets: After seeing the new cut of #CharlieCountryman I would like to share my disappointment with the MPAA, »


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