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Something I'm not going to bother wasting my money on.
I know it's Quentin Tarentino and he's known for going against the grain with quirky films that no one else attempts to make but the slavery genre of movies is really played out and there is really no more interest in them especially with young people or older African Americans.
Tarentino has this thing about Black people and Black movies where he seems to revel in movies depicting Black plight and not Black achievement or accomplishment.
Plus he really loves to say the word "n*gger" a lot (seems to me he gets off on it) or have his actors used it as many times as he can in his movies ("Pulp Fiction, Jackie Brown") whenever he gives himself a small role.
And I'll bet this movie "Django Unchained" (the story of a slave (Foxx) seeking revenge against the evil plantation owner (DiCaprio) who kidnapped his wife) will be over the top; full of "everything slavery uncut" an the extended use of the"N" word and sexual rape.
I'm thinking that since it's Tarantino, it may be interesting, and he probably would not be afraid to tell some hard truths about slavery.
What would be magnificent, would be if someone made a movie out of how Jamaicans freed themselves from slavery or how Haitian slaves declared war on their captors and won their freedom.
I hope many (accurate) movies will be made regarding slavery, jim crow, the Black Codes, and about racism and sexism in America or anywhere else in the world, since most young people don't even know their own history, and most young people won't read a book, but will watch a movie.
There is enough non-fiction/true Black history and/or American history and World history that is extremely interesting and explains so much of what is still wrong today, that our own history is never-ending wealth of fantastic stories that could be brought to the big screen. (Too bad more African Americans with money are not trying to do any of that, but rather, White or other race people are the ones that actually take a stab at it.)