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Movie Review: Dear White People

Posted in Reviews! with tags , , , , , , on 10/23/2014 by Taylor Holt


Stars: Tessa Thompson, Tyler James Wilson, Teyonah Parris, Kyle Gallner, Brandon P Bell, Dennis Haysbert,

Rated R for language, sexual content and drug use , Running time 100 minutes, Comedy/Drama

While many comedies attempt to satirize topical subjects but tend to lean one way or another that ends up upsetting more one side than another, Dear White People is an example of one that offends onlookers that don’t care to actually watch the movie.

Tackling the issue of race in today’s world is just like everything else- complicated. The film does what it sets out to do and make a point. Though how clear you’ll be by the end might vary. Continue reading