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Hollywood's attitude towards race and casting is totally wacked

So the trailer for Ridley Scott’s Exodus: Gods and Kings has come out. Like de Mille’s Ten Commandments before it, it racially misrepresents the ancient Egyptian and Hebrew peoples as resembling Northern Europeans instead of the African and Semitic people they actually were. 220 more words

Africa

King Arthur, Hollywood, and Christian Virtue

I heard recently that Guy Ritchie has been chosen to direct a new screen version of the Arthurian legends, provisionally entitled King Arthur and the Knights of the Roundtable… 1,261 more words

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The Return of Arthur

                         The Return of Arthur

Sir Bedivere, never so quiet has earth seemed,
as it does now, as I lie by the banks of this mere. 88 more words

Chimneys And Clouds, A Collection Of Poems By Philip Dodd

Idris Elba In Talks To Join Guy Ritchie's 'KING ARTHUR'

Idris Elba (Thor movies, Luther) is in talks to join Guy Ritchie’s upcoming film, King Arthur. 

Elba could play a Merlin-like figure who trains and mentors Arthur. 42 more words

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Idris Elba Being Courted to Play Merlin-Like Figure in ‘King Arthur’

So, I didn’t really know that this was a thing, but apparently there’s a new King Arthur movie hitting theaters in 2016. The film is being directed by… 251 more words

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