I recommend watching Django (‘the D is silent’) just to try and get some kind of a fix on what sort of context Gerry thought he was coming from. The film is full of crude violence, retribution, and of course that fatal taboo word, Nigger. Since the word recurs right through the Tarantino film, it’s more...
Gerry Adams, the controversial leader of the Irish republican Sinn Fein party, landed himself in hot water after a rather starling tweet on Sunday evening. Adams was watching the American film "Django Unchained," which is about the rather violent travails of a fictional freed slave in the American South. Adams, whose Twitter feed is notoriously, well, […]
Gerry Adams caught a viewing of Quentin Tarantino's Django Unchained on Sunday and was perhaps a little too enthusiastic in sharing his thoughts on it. The leader of Ireland's Sinn Fein party posted in a now-deleted tweet: "Watching Django Unchained - A Ballymurphy [N-word]!" Cue the backlash over what he...
Kerry Washington is reportedly pregnant with her second child. Sources tell E! News the Django Unchained star and her husband, former American footballer Nnamdi Asomugha, are expecting a sibling for their two-year-old daughter Isabelle. Representatives...Show More Summary
Sounds like: Tom Ze, Jorge Ben, Jose Gonzalez Song: Django Reinhardt - Georgia On My Mind What's so good? So, okay. We don't normally post stuff from the way back machine, but every curated playlist needs classics. This track is interesting because it's one of my favorite artists and one of my favorite songs. Show More Summary
A prep school student got dismissed for a video of him using racial slurs, but he's insisting he was simply quoting some of the language he saw in Django Unchained.
The senior was dismissed at Bullis School in the Washington suburb of Potomac after the video emerged.
IF YOU THOUGHT THAT SAMUEL L JACKSON GOT CALLED "NIGGER" TOO MUCH IN "DJANGO UNCHAINED" OR "PULP FICTION" - THEN YOU HAD BETTER NOT RENT "THE HATEFUL 8"
In the past five years alone, we've seen slavery depicted in 12 Years a Slave, Django Unchained and, coming this summer, a remake of Roots - all of which portray a the same painful piece of American history in different lights. That's...Show More Summary
Earlier I noted that African Americans appear front and center in recent American films about the institution of slavery. Consider four recent films and their worldwide earnings: 12 Years a Slave (2013, 181M); Django Unchained (2012, 450M); Lincoln (2012, 182M); and Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter (2012, 137M). Show More Summary
There’s a reason that these images from films like Inherent Vice and Django Unchained looks familiar.
When he’s not starring in the “Fast and Furious” films, actor-singer Tyrese Gibson is trying his hand at heavier dramas such as Quentin Tarantino’s “Django Unchained.” This nearly seven-minute taped audition shows the actor bringingShow More Summary
Sounds like: Django Django, Local Natives, Last Dinosaurs Song: Foals - Rain What's so good? Foals have unveiled a new track "Rain," ahead of its release as a Record Store Day exclusive on April 16. The track was initially recorded during the sessions for their 2015 album What Went Down. Show More Summary
Walton Goggins, the brilliant actor who’s played such characters as the ill-fated Shane Vandrell on the sublime series The Shield, the menacing bible-thumper Boyd Crowder on Justified and the wild Billy Crash in Django Unchained, spoke with Conan about the role he played on Sons of Anarchy, a sultry transgender woman named Venus Van Dam. […]
From Django to SRV to EVH to 'In Cold Blood,' the scoop on the biggest guitar auction ever.
He was awesome as Ray... he crushed it as Django... and apparently Jamie Foxx also brought down the house playing RONDA ROUSEY! It's a pretty cool story... UFC champ Holly Holm says Foxx invited her over to his L.A. pad after she won the…
Nate Parker’s movie about Nat Turner’s Rebellion, The Birth of a Nation, caused quite a buzz at last month’s Sundance Film Festival. The success of recent Hollywood films such as 12 Years a Slave and Django, as well as the new television series, Mercy Street, point to a growing interest […]
Walt Disney Kung Fu Panda 3continued to show solid legs in its fourth weekend of release, earning around $2.875 million (-28%) on its fourth Friday to bring its cume up to $107.5m domestic. The DreamWorks Animation sequel should make around $12.8m for the weekend (-35%) for a new $117m domestic total. [...]
The director of LONE STAR and EIGHT MEN OUT chats with Vinyard. Read the full article on AICN John Sayles is one of the Great American Filmmakers, but you don’t hear him referred to as such nearly often enough. Sure, he’s pulled down...Show More Summary
Leonardo DiCaprio has been going to increasing extremes in his quest to win an Oscar. He dragged himself across the ground on all fours for "The Wolf of Wall Street," cut his hand on glass for "Django Unchained," and slept in an animal...Show More Summary