Django Unchained

LeVar Burton calls Tarantino’s ‘Roots’-'Django’ comparison ‘bullsh*t’

LeVar Burton Calls Bullsh*t on Quentin Tarantino

LeVar Burton has a genteel persona thanks to his iconic role on Star Trek: The…

Will Smith

Will Smith on Turning Down Django

When Quentin Tarantino’s western revenge-fantasy Django Unchained was first announced, casting rumors pegged Will Smith as the…

BLACK RAGE

A fired, ex-employee returns to work and goes on a shooting rampage. Or, a politician…

Black Westerns:Forgotten Film Classics

Quentin Tarantino’s controversial Django Unchained is hardly the first Western to feature an African-American lead.…

NAACP Image Awards: Celebrating Black Excellence [PHOTOS]

In a crazy world of constant gun violence (see Chicagoan casualty Hadiya Pendleton) and ratchet…

Reginald Hudlin

Oscar-Nominated Producer Reginald Hudlin Talks ‘Django Unchained’

As a newly minted Academy Award nominee (as one of nine producers on Django Unchained),…

Don Cheadle

Don Cheadle Talks Obama Hopes, “Django” Toys

Don Cheadle and crew return this week in the second-season premiere of House of Lies on Showtime.…

Golden Globes 2013 [PHOTOS]

Sunday was a night that pitted two very different looks at the history of American…

The Price of ​‘Django’

I finally saw Django Unchained. As a historian, I was reluctant to watch it. After…

Action figures for ‘Django Unchained’ draw protest

Action Figures for “Django Unchained” Draw Protest

Slavery-era action figures tied to Quentin Tarantino’s Django Unchained are raising questions about whether they’re…