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Uproar over "The Great Wall"

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  1. TheFirstEMP Overdone and dry! Platinum Member

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    jimmies are rustled.

    https://www.theguardian.com/film/2016/jul/29/the-great-wall-china-film-matt-damon-whitewashed

    What's Sherdoges opinion? IMDBs boards are going full racist SJW.
     
  2. Fedorable Continues without supporting Sherdog.

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    You have to admit, this film would be much much more realistic if it starred Tom Cruise.
     
  3. TheFirstEMP Overdone and dry! Platinum Member

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    Needs more Keanu.
     
  4. KONG-D'SNT-TAP Double Yellow Card Double Yellow Card

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    This movie must have taken place before the Chinese ran the Irish out.
     
  5. Thunderflash500 Double Yellow Card Double Yellow Card

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    Yea the dumb bitch is right. Let's all boycott Hollywood movies (which the entire damn world watches) and instead watch Bollywood movies. Less white people=better right? Hope y'all like dancing in your movies.
     
  6. uncommon Brown Belt

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    For some reason i think if the star was the asain guy from hangover nobody would watch it.

    matt damon is known for decent action movies not for being white.

    this film is an action movie
     
  7. Lord_Impaler Brown Belt

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    Making Hermione black,

    Brave, courageous.

    Making Hannibal black,(history channel)

    Tolerant, inclusive.

    White in Chinese army,

    Racist, Nazis.


    Seems reasonable.
     
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    Specially if he was inside a closet...
     
  9. ShinkanPo 我敢說我愛你

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    This crack me up big time those Indio bombay Movies are something.
     
  10. milliniar Who needs a belt?

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    The uproar is some what misplaced here. While there is whitewashing it is also pandering, Hollywood heard about the plan for the movie which was planned for a while, and decided that they wanted it fiance it to make bank in China, the caveat for financing was to film it in english and likely to have a name people would recognize to get non China market to give it a shot.

    There are 4 non Asian cast members taking a quick look at the cast, while they are prominent roles, the movie was filmed in China, with known Chinese director, producers, and most of the actors are asian.
     
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    They made Samson from the bible black for no good reason.
     
  12. Cubo de Sangre Titanium Belt

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    Let's call it diversity.
     
  13. Lord_Impaler Brown Belt

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    Oh that word that means "less white people", cool, let's go with that.

    How could I forget that award winning all black play about the founders, no white people, perfect score achieved!!!!
     
  14. Fedorable Continues without supporting Sherdog.

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    While I don't watch movies based on a true story because I hate how they are never close to accurate, this is a fictitious movie I believe and if you don't like it, make your own movie and if it is good i'll watch it and give you money.

    Most of the outraged actors/actresses are just hoping for a paycheck and playing the victim.
     
  15. Rex Kwon Do ál-ḥámdúlílláh

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    Waaaaaaah keep crying, SJWs. Though I don't enjoy your salty tears as much as others because yours contain MSG. Gives me a headache.
     
  16. RhinoRush Company Veteran Double Yellow Card

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    Meh. Last Samurai is a great movie, as is Last of the Mohicans. I like Matt Damon, I'll watch it.
     
  17. Banchan Banned Banned

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    What she or he said was absolutely true . No idea why you are so mad or saying that means they hate white people .
     
  18. Banchan Banned Banned

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    White people are kind of a universial appeal . In advertising and media as well . Cant really blame them making 1 movie with a white character versus two movies one white and one asian to appeal to a universal market .

    Asians buy shit advertised by white people . Their own fault for being comsumerist sheep i guess .
     
  19. spin Gold Belt

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    So what you're saying is you and all the others who liked the post don't ever bitch about the changing of the color or orientation of characters, and are upset at the bitching because it's not the way you handle things you don't approve of.

    Cause if you did sometimes complain, it'd be the same damn thing as this.
     
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