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On the Future of Wagnerism, Part 2: Jewish Wagnerites and Wagner Societies

Lawrence D. Mass, M.D. | Posted 06.23.2014 | Arts
Lawrence D. Mass, M.D.

Part 1 of "On The Future of Wagnerism," "Do New Revelations of Hitler's Taste in Art Cast New Light on Wagner Appreciation?" was published on Huffingt...

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.

Yes, This Guy Stole A Cat While Drunk And Then Confessed To It On Craigslist

Posted 09.06.2013 | Weird News

Are you missing a black cat named Django? If so, you might want to visit Craigslist. The adorable feline was apparently stolen on Aug. 30 by a dr...

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. ...

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...

Things I'd Like To See In "Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon 2"

Jon Chattman | Posted 04.02.2013 | Comedy
Jon Chattman

For the most part, sequel to iconic films tend to disappoint. For every Godfather and X2, there seem to be dozens upon dozens of films like Arthur 2:...

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?

Big Up: Let Down (Django, Us and Fiasco's Fiasco)

Amanda Seales | Posted 03.26.2013 | Black Voices
Amanda Seales

I know I'm a bit late but I never got a chance to write about this and I would very much like to write about this. I AM BLACK and I LOVED DJANGO. And so did a lot of my friends for that matter.

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.

Will PBS Do What Django Couldn't?

Lauren Brown Jarvis | Posted 03.11.2013 | Black Voices
Lauren Brown Jarvis

I'm curious if PBS can do what Django couldn't, as in, get Spike Lee to watch The Abolitionists, a new docudrama. Many criticisms of recent films centered around slavery have noted the absence of the abolitionists. Mad props to PBS for giving abolitionists their long overdue shine.

ReThink Review: Django Unchained -- Words With Friends?

Jonathan Kim | Posted 03.06.2013 | Entertainment
Jonathan Kim

Quentin Tarantino is one of the rare directors whose work is identifiable without his name attached, whether it's his flair for dialogue, his inspired use of music, his love for film and its genres, or his passion for blood-splattering violence. All of these are on display in his latest film, Django Unchained.

The Zero Sum Game of Django: Unchained or More of the Same?

Angela Rye | Posted 03.04.2013 | Black Voices
Angela Rye

Within the first fifteen minutes, I felt guilty for watching the movie. All I could think about and feel were Spike Lee's sentiments -- who refused to see the movie "out of respect" for his ancestors.

Django Surprised Me

Trey Ellis | Posted 02.10.2013 | Entertainment
Trey Ellis

I was as worried as I was delighted when I heard Quentin Tarantino's next film would be a slave-narrative-cum-spaghetti-western. Now, for making the funniest, most-energizing, complicated, brilliant and uplifting action-adventure about a slave turned folk hero, Tarantino has more than earned his black card.

What Movie Of His Own Does Tarantino Think Is Worst?

Posted 11.28.2012 | Entertainment

Quentin Tarantino has surely made a lot of very good movies, but which one of them does he find the least impressive? "'Death Proof' has got to be ...