Classic films including Rocky, Flash Gordon and Star Wars: Episode IV - The Empire Strikes Back all received tighter ratings classifications in 2020 due to changing tastes.
Ted Sarandos, the co-CEO of Netflix, has decried the controversy around its original movie Cuties, saying that film is 'misunderstood'.
"This charge is without merit and we stand by the film," Netflix tells Yahoo Entertainment in a statement.
The award-winning film has come under fire for its portrayal of the sexualisation of children, but others argue it's an authentic look at the reality of life for young girls growing up.
“It was not OK, nor was it representative of this French film which won an award at Sundance."