Asian Americans decry ‘whitewashed’ Great Wall film starring Matt Damon | Film | The Guardian

Critics say forthcoming film The Great Wall is just the latest example of Hollywood putting a white person in a role that should go to a person of color.

A chorus of outrage followed the release on Thursday of the first trailer for The Great Wall, a fantasy adventure set in China more than 1,000 years ago, which stars the white Hollywood star Matt Damon in the lead role.

 

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When it comes to interracial romances, the movies need to catch up | Film | The Guardian

 

Almost 50 years after Kirk and Uhura’s kiss on Star Trek, there are plenty of parts for black women – provided they want to play blue- or green-skinned aliens …

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