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Django Unchained (2012)

Amazing writing peppered with visual, musical and emotional panache (as Dr. King Schultz would say).


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#DedeWilsey, the belle of Candieland

Like a character out of the move Django Unchained, multimillionaire philanthropist and San Francisco culture queen Dede Wilsey spreads the political cash around.

So far, Wilsey has contributed $291,000 to local candidates, political action committees and ballot measures in 2016. 109 more words

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Here's What Quentin Tarantino Is Researching for His Next Project

Quentin Tarantino is a masterful filmmaker whose days in Hollywood are numbered. No, the Django Unchained director isn’t in any sort of trouble, but instead has often mentioned his plans on retiring after his tenth feature film. 433 more words


Critical Perspectives on the Western: From A Fistful of Dollars to Django Unchained (2016)

Critical Perspectives on the Western: From A Fistful of Dollars to Django Unchained (Lanham: Rowman and Littlefield). Edited by Lee Broughton.

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For decades, the Western film has been considered to be a dying cinematic form, yet filmmakers from Quentin Tarantino to Ethan and Joel Coen have found new ways to reinvigorate the genre. 303 more words


In The Heat of the Night vs. Django: Unchained

The social theme surrounding the issues of race and segregation have been debated heavily throughout history, moving from the radical racism presented in the American south before the abolishment of slave, to the tolerant ideologies present in contemporary society. 1,992 more words

Birth of a Nation a pompous, myopic waste of film

Birth of a Nation fails to effectively tell its story on several fundamental levels. It is an inept execution of a concept that was weak to begin with. 926 more words