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30 Years After 'Scarface': Making The Case For Another Cinema Bad Ass/Hero To Hang On The Wall

  • By Emmanuel Akitobi
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  • August 14, 2013 7:44 PM
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The bad-guy character Tony Montana, from the 1983 Brian De Palma-directed film Scarface, has maintained an unrivaled pop culture prevalence ever since Al Pacino first strutted across screens in the role 30 years ago. And for some reason, the ambitions of the foul-mouthed, murderous drug-dealer have especially resonated with people-of-color the world over.

DVD Review - 'In The Heat Of The Night: The First Season' (1988)

  • By Emmanuel Akitobi
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  • November 12, 2012 8:53 AM
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"I want to like you people.  And I want you people to like me.  But there can't be liking without respect.  And until there is that respect, you will call me Mr. Tibbs."