Tarzan was not a white Savior story. It was Jungle Book meets Treasure Island meets Pride & Prejudice. But anyway, "strongifying" Jane and adding in Sam Jackson sounds really stupid. The inability of filmmakers to present 19th century culture without sanitizing it will have consequences-- not least of which being that people will have heart attacks when they go back and read the actual books.
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- I can't stand SJ's shtick any longer. It is so tired.Jul 12, 2016
- It's ironic, because Samuel Jackson actually has some decent range and can deliver some great performances; it's just Samuel Jackson is perpetually typecast as Samuel Jackson. I would've liked to see him in more stuff like Unbreakable.Jul 12, 2016
- Jul 16, 2016