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
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
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. […]
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. [...]
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
We don’t know yet what Quentin Tarantino‘s next movie will be, but we now have some idea of what it might sound like. Composer Ennio Morricone, who previously worked with Tarantino on Django Unchained and The Hateful Eight, has revealed that he’s planning to reunite with Tarantino for a future project. Show More Summary
Jamie Foxx might have played the villain in the most recent "Spiderman" movie, but he went into full hero mode to save a man's life on Monday. According to TMZ, the "Django Unchained" star heard a car crash outside of his home in Hidden...Show More Summary
Video game giant Activision Blizzard Inc. has hired "The Hateful Eight" producer Stacey Sher to help lead its budding movie and television studio. Sher — whose producing credits also include "Django Unchained" and "Erin Brockovich" — has taken on the role of co-president of Activision Blizzard...
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Because elements of Quentin Tarantino's stories interconnect, each of his movies is like a time capsule, cherry-picking minutiae from previous (or future) films to create a shared universe in which, say, Mia Wallace describes the Deadly...Show More Summary
CBS and Paramount sue over crowdfunded fan film, Quentin Tarantino sued over Django Unchained and Google to change Java API in Android.
Quentin Tarantino is being sued for stealing ideas that helped create Django Unchained. There’s claims that Django’s plot is stolen from the script titled “Freedom” – stolen so much that