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Tarantino Fans, Get Ready To Freak Out

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 05.23.2014 | TV

We like the way you think, boy. (We mean ... erm ... Mr. Tarantino, sir.) Good news, "Django Unchained" fans! Quentin Tarantino is planning on turn...

Here's Why Quentin Tarantino Is Making Way Too Big A Deal Over Gawker's 'Hateful Eight' Script Leak

The Huffington Post | Lauren Duca | Posted 01.29.2014 | Entertainment

Quentin Tarantino is currently suing Gawker Media for perpetuating the leak of his "Hateful Eight" script, over which he is "very, very depressed." ...

Quentin Tarantino Says He Almost Quit Film

Posted 01.25.2014 | Entertainment

Imagine a Hollywood without Quentin Tarantino. Something wouldn't feel right if we didn't have the Oscar-winning director around to add to the oeuvre ...

Slavery Displayed on Screen: a Discussion With the Creators of Roots about 12 Years a Slave & Django Unchained

Antonio Moore | Posted 01.23.2014 | Entertainment
Antonio Moore

In light of the new Renaissance in African American film and television Wolper states he and his company are continuing their legacy, and developing African American stories around a few of the key social justice moments that deeply affected all of America.

Headed To China

Reuters | Posted 06.27.2013 | Entertainment

LOS ANGELES, April 26 (Reuters) - Quentin Tarantino's violent slavery revenge fantasy "Django Unchained" will be released in China in May, its U.S. ...

The "D" Is Silent

Helen Eisenbach | Posted 06.16.2013 | Arts
Helen Eisenbach

With a Chinese censorship two-step thrusting it back into the news and a brand-new DVD release, Quentin Tarantino's Django Unchained might seem to be ideal fare for those seeking an evening's frivolous entertainment. Or maybe not? It may help to have a little perspective.

Why Will Smith Turned Down 'Django'

Posted 03.25.2013 | Entertainment

Will Smith has accepted roles in all three "Men in Black" films, the over-the-top romantic comedy "Hitch," and the animated underwater feature "Shark ...

'Django Unchained' Composer Blasts Quentin Tarantino

Posted 03.15.2013 | Entertainment

Christoph Waltz and Samuel L. Jackson are Quentin Tarantino regulars, but don't expect that title to extend to composer Ennio Morricone. At least not ...

Dick Gregory: "What I'm Running From" Bryn Mawr College Feb. 28

Lonna Saunders | Posted 04.29.2013 | Black Voices
Lonna Saunders

Mr. Dick Gregory -- presidential candidate, comedian, author, actor, army, postal worker, civil rights activist, entrepreneur in nutrition and the health food industry -- has done it all. What does he like doing best?

WATCH: James Brown And Tupac For 'Django Unchained'

The Huffington Post | Madeline Boardman | Posted 02.23.2013 | Entertainment

On the eve of the Academy Awards, a new video has been released for "Django Unchained" -- take a look above. The video shows footage from Quentin Tara...

'Grey's Anatomy' Star Blasts 'Django Unchained'

Posted 02.25.2013 | Black Voices

As this year’s annual Oscar weekend is upon us, it appears that the public is still taking aim at Quentin Tarantino’s highest grossing film, “Dj...

Just How Many People Did Tarantino Kill Off?

Posted 02.13.2013 | Entertainment

Quentin Tarantino has long been criticized for the violent nature of his movies. From the brutal killings in "Django Unchained," to the glorified ...

Idris Canned From 'Django' Role Due To Accent?

Posted 02.15.2013 | Black Voices

With this year’s annual Oscar Awards less than two weeks away, Quentin Tarantino’s highest grossing film, “Django Unchained,” is up for five n...

Django and a Major Black Film Festival's Stride to Broaden Lenses

Ise Lyfe | Posted 03.30.2013 | Entertainment
Ise Lyfe

We're in America, so let's ask ourselves an honest question with regards to Django: What if a love story film set in slavery times about a Black man in search of his wife came out in the theaters today?

We Owe Spike Lee a Huge Apology

Morris W. O'Kelly | Posted 03.24.2013 | Black Voices
Morris W. O'Kelly

If you disagree with Spike... fine. But to disrespect and disregard him in the expression of that disagreement is wholly unacceptable. Spike Lee has earned better. Spike Lee doesn't need my help, but he does deserve our gratitude and respect.

Django Unchained: Restorative Justice -- Who We Are, Who We Want to Be

Mary Adkins | Posted 03.18.2013 | Entertainment
Mary Adkins

Perhaps Tarantino's revenge fantasies are so powerful because of the vindictiveness that lies in us even as outside the cinema we pretend it isn't so, because we hope it isn't so.

Have You Seen Django Yet?

Hermene Hartman | Posted 03.16.2013 | Entertainment
Hermene Hartman

Django Unchained, the new movie by Quentin Tarantino is playing to mixed reviews. Whites will view and review this movie one-way, and blacks will view...

Don't Blame Violence on Tarantino Movies

Adam Hamdy | Posted 03.16.2013 | Media
Adam Hamdy

Violence and good stories have gone hand in hand for years. If we try to curb the level of violence in contemporary stories, we may lose something valuable. If we truly want to solve the issue of horrific acts of violence in society, we must get to the root of the problem.

Big Win For Quentin Tarantino

Posted 01.14.2013 | Entertainment

Quentin Tarantino has won Best Screenplay at the 2013 Golden Globes. Tarantino, who wrote "Django Unchained," defeated Mark Boal ("Zero Dark Thirty...

Django Unchained Controversy: A Look At The Conundrum Tarantino's Latest Created In Progressive Black America

Jermaine Spradley | Posted 03.13.2013 | Black Voices
Jermaine Spradley

One of the more interesting, though hardly unexpected developments to accompany Django Unchained's release has been the peculiar predicament it has created for blacks who like to think of themselves as progressive or forward-thinking.

*Spoiler Alert* In Django Unchained, Couldn't Schultz Have Figured Out a Way To Kill Candie Without Having To Die Himself?

Quora | Posted 03.10.2013 | Entertainment

This question originally appeared on Quora. Answer by Mark Hughes, screenwriter and Forbes blogger Yes, Shultz could've chosen any number of other...

Django Unchained: Comic Savagery, Outrageous Satire, Real History. Quentin Tarantino Rules the Old South!

Liz Smith | Posted 03.11.2013 | Entertainment
Liz Smith

No matter the serious horrifying reality of slavery, still going on all over the world, Django Unchained is a western shoot 'em up classic of willful hilarity in the way it is presented.

Tavis Smiley On 'Django Unchained' | Posted 01.09.2013 | Black Voices

The author and host of the Tavis Smiley show discusses filmmaker Quentin Tarantino’s treatment of black culture in the new Western Django Unchained ...

It's Absurd to Associate Django Unchained With Black Culture

Leonce Gaiter | Posted 03.08.2013 | Black Voices
Leonce Gaiter

Quentin Tarantino's film, Django Unchained has as much to do with the history and culture of American descendants of African slaves as Dumbo has to do with the plight of Weimar Jewry.

'It's Disrespectful'

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rosen | Posted 01.23.2014 | Entertainment

With multiple, bloody shooting deaths, brutal beatings and whippings, grisly dog attacks and one instance of threatened castration, "Django Unchained"...