Hollywood Movie Fifty Shades of Grey Banned in Malaysia

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The movie adaptation of the controversial Fifty Shades of Grey book is officially banned in Malaysia.

If you don’t already know, Fifty Shades of Grey is an erotic novel written by E.L.James and is part of the Fifty Shades trilogy. The story centres on the relationship between a college graduate Anastasia Steele and a young, tormented, billionaire Christian Grey.

Fifty Shades of Grey has, according to Wikipedia, topped the best-seller lists around the world. The series has sold over 100 million copies worldwide.

The movie adaption stars Jamie Dornan, who starred in the popular tv series, Once Upon a Time, as Christian Grey and Dakota Johnson as Anastasia Steele. Johnson also acted in The Social Network, 21 Jump Street, Need for Speed and more.

According to Variety, the movie was originally scheduled to be released in Malaysia on the 12th of February, before local distributor United International Pictures announced that the movie will no longer be showing in Malaysia.

Trailer for Fifty Shades of Grey:

Story from: Variety

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Chris Ty

How not surprising! Considering they’d censor scenes of harmless kissing but leave in expletives that start with c…, b…., etc.

Jonathan James Francis

Has it premiered down in Singapore?!

Sharlene Anandarajah

Typical. No shock whatsoever. Idiots

Eileen Lim

No big deal I’m in Thailand now might as well watch it there lol

Avril Sophina

Reef Tart Musa next week, is a must to watch

Marcus Oliver

Get it on iTunes … No big deal..

Chew Pei Yun

It’s on iTunes ? Malaysian version ? I will be really surprised . …

Marcus Oliver

Hehe no u need the US iTunes account – let me know if u need help to set it up ..

Oscar Nordbø

Did anyone really expect anything else?

Hilman Haron

You can download it in torrent

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