Censuring The Censors


Rod W coordinates and maintains these entries. He also maintains The Chopping List, a comprehensive guide to movies which have been censored in Australia.



Little Caesar

    Two versions of Rico's final words were filmed, "Mother of god, is this the end of Rico?" and "Mother of mercy, is this the end of Rico?" Although "Mother of god" was taken directly from W.R. Burnett's novel, it was considered potentially blasphemous and "mother of mercy" was used instead..