A term paper
presented to the Department of English
Vicente L. Basit Memorial High School
Awitan, Daet, Camarines Norte
IN PARTIAL FULFILLMENT OF THE COURSE REQUIREMENTS
IN ENGLISH IV
(GRAMMAR AND WORD LITERATURE)
JOCELYN M. TAAY
In partial fulfillment of the course requirements
in English IV
(Grammar and World Literature),
this term paper entitled “A Study about the Influence of MTRCB to Filipino Movies” has been prepared and submitted by Jocelyn M. Taay
who is hereby recommended for oral deliberation.
RHEUBEN G. RIGON
FACILITATOR’S APPROVAL SHEET
This term paper entitled
“A Study about the Influence of MTRCB to Filipino Movies” has been prepared and submitted by
Jocelyn M. Taay
in partial fulfillment of the course requirements in English IV is hereby accepted and approved
after having been presented in an oral deliberation.
RHEUBEN G. RIGON
The researcher, would like to show her appreciation and sincerest gratitude to the people who made valuable contributions to this completion of this term paper. And so,
To our LORD JESUS CHRIST, thank you for always guiding her at all times, for giving her strength and knowledge to finish this term paper. To her beloved parents who are always there when she needs them. Thank you for the love and care. To her aunt and grandmother who are always supporting, advising, helping her. Thank you to the tender love and care.
To her friends especially to ate Arlene, Mary Rose, Marishel, Adrian, Justin, Andrew and Ronalyn. Thank you for being such a good friends to her. To her classmates who share jokes and laughter, thank you.
To her adviser Mrs. Maria Melinda A. Barizo who always gives advice to some problems she encounters. Thank you for being a second mother to her. To Michael James who is always around when she needs him. Thank you for caring and loving her. Thank you for being a good boyfriend. To Mr. Rheuben G. Rigon, their term paper and English instructor who became their second father. Thank you for teaching and guiding us.
The researcher would like to dedicate this term paper to the FATHER ALMIGTHY for making all things possible.
To her hard-working parents who always being their in her sides.
To her aunt and to her grandmother who always supports her.
To her special friends and entire classmates who always make a joke everyday to make me smile and for the advice they gave when she made a mistake in her life.
To Michael James Gomez who eagerly stands at her side to support her.
This one is all for you, nice people!
TABLE OF CONTENTS
Approval Sheet ii
Facilitators Approval Sheet iii
Table of Contents vii
Statement of the Problem 3
The Movie and Television Review and Classification Board (Lupon sa Pagrerepaso at Pag-uuri ng Sine at Telebisyon; MTRCB) is the government agency responsible for rating television and film for the Philippines. Recently, the MTRCB was given the additional task of rating optical media (video tapes, VCDs, DVDs, etc.). It is under the Office of the President. The MTRCB is composed of the chairman, vice- chairman and 30 board members. Each one holds office for a term of one year but may be reappointed after the expiration of...