‘The Butler’ backlash brings back memories of ‘Help’ hysterics

August 16, 2013   // 0 Comments

  by Javier E. David, theGrio Is The Butler destined to become a facsimile of The Help? As the latest civil rights era production gets ready to grace the big screen, the question is being raised with increasing frequency and, it should be noted, in a less than constructive fashion. The arguments deployed against The Help are now being aimed at Oprah Winfrey’s latest cinematic venture: name...

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