Tag: Spike Lee

Black Cinema Club presents: SCHOOL DAZE (1988)

Black Cinema Club presents: SCHOOL DAZE (1988)

| January 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

SCHOOL DAZE (1988)  Director: Spike Lee Writers: Spike Lee Genre: Satire, Musical Starring: Laurence Fishburne, Giancarlo Esposito, Tisha Campbell-Martin Running time: 121 min Cert:18 A not so popular young man wants to pledge to a popular fraternity at his historically black college. The clashing of frat & sorority ideologies sets the backdrop for Spike Lee’s second feature length movie in […]

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Henry’s view: Tarantino’s Django Unchained

Henry’s view: Tarantino’s Django Unchained

| April 14, 2013 | 0 Comments

Tarantino‘s Django Unchained is a revived classic adaptation of a vigilante tale with an underground hero. [In this epic 165mins feature Django’s euphoric quest and steady rise to reclaim property of ownership symbolically reflects the universal universal restoration buried in every undiscovered injustice.] Django, Jamie Foxx becomes a free-slave who acts as an accomplice with German […]

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Lincoln drives off Django wrangles

Lincoln drives off Django wrangles

| February 13, 2013 | 0 Comments

Among many of the troubling things about popular culture is its habit of making a fashion fad of some of the most troubling historical events. At the moment it seems that slavery is flavour of the month in Hollywood; what’s more you have a take your pick choice of Quentin Tarantino’s populist, blood-fest or Steven […]

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Bad Boy Delroy Lindo – Son of South London

Bad Boy Delroy Lindo – Son of South London

| November 20, 2011 | 0 Comments

Actor Delroy Lindon, the star of Get Shorty, Malcolm X and Clockers hails from South London. This might shock those who assumed he came from South Central. But while the accent clearly emanates from the other side of the Atlantic, the Tony nominee’s language gives his origins away. “Tremendous”, “brilliant”, “bloke” — it’s not the […]

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