Cuties netflix poster. Netflix Apologizes for Controversial Poster of 'Cuties' After Thousands Sign Petition

At time of writing, it's been replaced on the service with a still from the film The film is rated 82% fresh on Rotten Tomatoes, and critics generally praised it for its handling of sensitive topics
The Parents Television Council implored Netflix to remove the film, rated M, from its site In , Doucouré said that Cuties also draws inspiration from her discomfort with the hyper-sexualization issues that surround modern pre-adolescent girls

Netflix Apologizes For, Replaces 'Inappropriate' Poster for Cuties

Controversy began when the poster for the film on Netflix was released - it showed the young female characters wearing shorts and crop tops.

Netflix's Cuties Poster Drama Explained
The Netflix poster and the art used to promote the movie at Sundance differ heavily, with the newer version showing the tween actresses posing in cropped dance costumes
Cuties Director Received Death Threats Over Netflix Poster
She told Deadline: "I received numerous attacks on my character from people who had not seen the film, who thought I was actually making a film that was apologetic about hyper-sexualization of children
Cuties on Netflix twerking poster drama explained
Marvel actress Tessa Thompson tweeted around the film and her distaste for Netflix's marketing of its content
Where was this outrage over known as Good Boys that starred preteens Jacob Tremblay, Keith L That was purposeful and meant to draw a response
In the audience, there were also more traditional mothers, some of them wearing veils: it was The premise of the film, which features the young cast members dancing seductively, has received backlash and so has the artwork used to promote the flick

Cuties Director Received Death Threats Over Netflix Poster

RELATED: Doucouré based much of the film, her first feature-length production, on her own experiences as a French woman of Senegalese ancestry.

Cuties on Netflix twerking poster drama explained
The movie's official trailer is released and looks like Cuties is all set for streaming
Netflix Apologizes For “Inappropriate” ‘Cuties’ Poster
We've now updated the pictures and description
Did a Netflix Film Poster Sexualize Young Girls?
And that uncomfortable feeling was necessary