Author: BJT


Detroit Movie

Detroit: The movie has fewer facts and more fiction about the 1967 riots

Detroit movie is the story of 1967 racially charged riots that torn the city into two halves. The rioting stated after a police raid at a motel owned by a black and spread to other parts of the city and turned into a civil disturbance. The riot task force was composed of Detroit Police Department, the Michigan State Police and the Michigan Army National Guard. At that time, Detroit Police Department was 93% white and most the riot area was under the command of white policemen. The film tries to narrate the harrowing time black Americans went through.

A note for director

It’s not first time that the director Kathryn Bigelow has made a film on racism but this time she’s under heavy criticism from movie critics and media reports. The language – “they” and “them” are used to indicate the black people – is both offensive and abusive. In the enthusiasm to show police atrocity over American-Africans, Kathryn Bigelow somewhere crossed … Find More


An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power Movie

An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power: A lost attempt to picturize Al Gore’s serious efforts for Paris Agreement

There is a startling revelation about An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power. It is none of the Republicans turned to the screening of the movie on July 19. The special screening was for all the 535 Congress members but only Democrats attended the screening. Is there anything that Republicans find repugnant?

What is An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power?

It is necessary to find what kept Republicans away from screening. A follow up to blockbuster 2006 documentary of former United States Vice President Al Gore, the movie is seen in the bad light by Trump administration. Trump has disputed the notion of man-made pollution as cause for global warming. The movie has nothing artful or that can anyway help the movie world as it is more a PowerPoint presentation of Gore’s findings.

Who are the targeted audiences of the movie?

There is Al Gore in the movie and he seems to be addressing the world. Here he’s an educator and an environment … Find More