A casual look at the last year of superhero films reveals that the genre is in desperate need of revitalization. Outside of Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3 and Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse, it was the weakest year for the genre since the first Avengers took the box office by storm. From The Flash, Ant-Man […] The post Why We Need More Black Superheroes On The Big Screen appeared first on NewsOne.

The rumors are true. Quentin Tarantino is back, and it's time to emotionally prepare ourselves for whatever sh*t show is about to go down.

“Django Unchained” proved to be one of the most controversial movies of 2012. From Black academics and intellectuals critiquing Quentin Tarantino’s depiction of slavery to Spike Lee’s comment that he wouldn’t see it because he found it “disrespectful”  to his ancestors, “Django Unchained” proved to be divisive amongst Black moviegoers. RELATED: Tyrese Makes A Movie […]


Will Smith has begun the promo run for his up-coming sci-fi epic “After Earth” but he can’t jump ahead to the future just yet. In a conversation with EW the megastar answered once and for all why he turned down the titular role in last year’s slavery themed revenge western, “Django: Unchained.” Jamie Foxx was eventually […]

“Django Unchained” is enjoying a very healthy post-awards afterlife.  The revenge fantasy western racked up seven nominations for this year’s MTV Movie Awards.  Nominations include Best Picture, Best Male Performance (Jamie Foxx), Best On-Screen Duo (Samuel L. Jackson and Leonardo DiCaprio) and Best Kiss (Jamie Foxx and Kerry Washington). WATCH: Django Unchained: 73 Seconds of […]

After months of infighting amongst the black community over 2012’s most controversial movie, Quentin Tarantino was the clear winner when he walked away with an Oscar for Best Original Screenplay for “Django Unchained.” Unusually subdued, Tarantino graciously acknowledged his fellow nominees and declared “This will be the year of the writer!” READ:“Django Unchained” Controversy Timeline […]

Quentin Tarantino has established himself as the master of the revenge fantasy movie genre. From “Django Unchained” to “Kill Bill”  the provocative director has proven that getting back at your enemies is a dessert best served cold and bloody. WATCH: Tarantino Unchained: Watch Every N- Bomb He’s Ever Directed [VIDEO] When  “Django Unchained” star Christopher […]

During the early rounds of promotion for his film “Django Unchained” director Quentin Tarantino made some controversial remarks about the mini-series “Roots.” The show, based on Alex Haley’s book, did not “ring true” in some aspects to the “Kill Bill” director. Ironically, an airing of “Roots” on the BET network was paid for by the producers […]


A few weeks ago the Animal Network released a supercut video of every time the word “n*gger” was mentioned in a Quentin Tarantino movie.  They’ve followed up that fete with a supercut of the over 100 n-bombs dropped in “Django Unchained.” The censored version is below but you can catch the uncensored version HERE–or just […]

From director Quentin Tarantino‘s comments to its “overuse” of the N-word and now these action figures, it seems like we can’t stop talking about Django: Unchained. Haven’t heard about the action figures? On amazon.com, they are selling between $26 and $50. For that price, you too can have your own Shultz or Stephen from the […]

It’s hard to go a day without hearing about the Django: Unchained’s surrounding controversy. It’s like a new one pops up every day. From how many times the cast says the N-word (it is a reported 110 times) to the action figures, here is our timeline for you to keep up. Before and After Django‘s […]