Steve McQueen's Oscar frontrunner is only the latest mainstream film to challenge social issues a little too late, writes David Cox.
DiCaprio is set to play the infamous Russian mystic and confidante of the Romanov Russian royal family, Rasputin, in a new biopic.
Actor Will Smith has revealed he turned down Quentin Tarantino's movie "Django Unchained" because he felt he was not being offered the lead role.
Of the reams of writing and constant story updates done on Django Unchained, not much, if any, has been said about Kerry Washington's insipid role.
Does "Django Unchained" say anything about Hollywood with regard to its handling of sensitive subject matter like slavery?