Cinema in Review

Cinema in Review | “The Hateful Eight” Isn’t the Michael Jackson Song It Wants to Be

At this point in Tarantino’s career, it’s useless to talk about his films in terms of “are they racist?” or “are they too violent?” “Sort of” is the answer in either case, because there will always be something inherently skeevy about a white-as-Adidas film geek who peppers his scripts with the n-word, no matter how thematically justified, poetically pronounced, or Sam Jackson-approved their use is, and the same goes for the extreme comic violence.

By Yvonne Danielle, ago