National Survey of 1,000 Adults
Conducted January 26-27, 2011
By Rasmussen Reports
1* How often do you go to the movies – Rarely or never, occasionally, once a month, two or three times a month, once a week or more than once a week?
2* Which genre of movie do you prefer….comedy, drama, science fiction, horror, action or musical?
Is the current movie ratings system an effective way
to keep young people from being exposed to inappropriate content?
4* Who is more responsible for making sure that young people are not exposed to inappropriate content in movies – the film industry, theaters, the government or parents?
5* When thinking about inappropriate content in movies today, what is the biggest problem - profanity, sexual content or violence?
6* Do violent movies lead to more violence in our society?
7* Generally speaking, do movies and the movie industry have a positive or a negative impact on American society?
8* How often do you watch movies at home – Rarely or never, occasionally, at least once a week or more than once a week?
9* During an average week, are you more likely to watch a movie at home that you have rented, one that is showing on a premium cable channel or one that is on regular network TV? (Answered by everyone except those who said they rarely or never watch movies at home)
NOTE: Margin of Sampling Error, +/- 3 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence