Tag Archives: racism

Wuthering Heights

Emily Brontë’s classic romance has been filmed over 25 times. Have any been faithful? Where is the line between interpretation and desecration?

The Searchers

The Searchers is both a cinematic monument and an extremely unsettling depiction of the racism that lies at the heart of America’s own mythology.

In the Heat of the Night

In the Heat of the Night was one of the landmark films of late 60s’ Hollywood, presenting head on the racism of the Deep South.

To Kill a Mockingbird

When a great novel is adapted to the screen, due reverence can be more ruinous than respectful. Did Robert Mulligan’s film of Harper Lee’s do it justice?


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