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Wednesday, December 5, 2012

Classified X (1998)















Starring:
  • Melvin Van Peebles
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Melvin Van Peebles is never short on opinions. I'd find it a lot easier to accept them if he weren't responsible for the vastly overrated Sweet Sweetback's Baadassss Song (forgive me if I omitted any 'a's or 's's from the title) and cinematic atrocities such as the racist, sexist, and plain awful Identity Crisis. Nonetheless, this is a fascinating and frequently dead on documentary about Hollywood's treatment of African American filmmakers.

5 comments:

Allan Greenwald said...

You found it! Awesome! :D

Anonymous said...

Paris Blues 1961

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9BbVfqERZeI

Black Like Me 1964
http://isohunt.com/torrent_details/278938821/black+like+me+1964?tab=summary


http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0057889/

Anonymous said...

Frogs - Full Movie / Horror 1972 (Sam Elliot)

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QS06JMm39cg

or

http://stagevu.com/video/guqcohsbewlb

Anonymous said...

This doc had such a big impact on how i view media. Its cool that you're sharing it and hopefully it does the same for someone else. Its unfortunate that Melvin doesn't get his proper respect.

Anonymous said...

problem with "file"

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