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Media Matters Part 2 (Older)
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Media Matters Part 2 (Older)
Media Matters Part 2 (Older)
Media Matters Part 2 (Older)
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Media Matters Part 2 (Older)
Media Matters Part 2 (Older)
Media Matters Part 2 (Older)
Media Matters Part 2 (Older)
Media Matters Part 2 (Older)
Media Matters Part 2 (Older)
Media Matters Part 2 (Older)
Media Matters Part 2 (Older)
Media Matters Part 2 (Older)
Media Matters Part 2 (Older)
Media Matters Part 2 (Older)
Media Matters Part 2 (Older)
Media Matters Part 2 (Older)
Media Matters Part 2 (Older)
Media Matters Part 2 (Older)
Media Matters Part 2 (Older)
Media Matters Part 2 (Older)
Media Matters Part 2 (Older)
Media Matters Part 2 (Older)
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Media Matters Part 2 (Older)
Media Matters Part 2 (Older)
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Media Matters Part 2 (Older)
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Media Matters Part 2 (Older)
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Media Matters Part 2 (Older)
Media Matters Part 2 (Older)
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Media Matters Part 2 (Older)

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  • Worth noting that this film came out in 2003…
  • The real life Jeff Ma and actor Jim Sturgess.
  • Anything wrong with John Cho?
  • Korean pop star Rain.
  • Mike Epps as a drug dealer, Ken Jeong as Asian gangster Mr. Chow, Mike Tyson as himself, and all the women.
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    • 1. Whitewashing
    • 2. He’s Just Not That Into You
    • 3. Baltimore, MD65% black, 31% white population
    • 4. He’s Just Not That Into You
    • 5. Sinbad: Legend of the Seven Seas
    • 6. Sinbad: Legend of the Seven Seas
      Original: Sinbad is Arab, grows up in Bagdhad
      Disney: Sinbad is Greek, grows up in Syracuse and sounds a lot like Brad Pitt
    • 7. Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time
    • 8. Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time
      Prince Dastan
      Jake Gyllenhaal?
    • 9. Making Angelina Jolie black:
    • 10. Mariane Pearl and Angelina Jolie
    • 11. 21
    • 12. From Asians to white guys…
    • 13. Can you tell these men apart?
    • 14. “Believe me, I would have loved to cast Asians in the lead roles, but the truth is, we didn't have access to any bankable Asian American actors that we wanted… If I had known how upset the Asian American community would be about this, I would have picked a different story to film.”-DANA BRUNETTI, 21’s producer
    • 15. Just about every single Asian American that you see on screen on American movies or tv shows today is there for a very specific asian reason (yes, i do know there are exceptions…but they are very, very few).  They don’t exist as most Asian Americans exist in America today: as real, three dimensional, everyday people… Yet when it comes to American media and those who create it, the asians on screen have to be justified through some sort of asian reason.Asian-American actor Roger Fan
    • 16. Can you think of some “Asian reasons” why Hollywood casts Asians in films?
    • 17. A reason like this?
    • 18. Challenge Question:
      Come up with a movie where one of the main characters is Asian or Asian-American and does not do martial arts.
    • 19.
    • 20. Controversy in Avatar casting
    • 21. “I think it’s one of those things where I pull my hair up, shave the sides, and I definitely need a tan,” he said of the transformation he’ll go through to look more like Sokka. “It’s one of those things where, hopefully, the audience will suspend disbelief a little bit.”-JACKSON RATHBONE
    • 22. Suspend disbelief?
    • 23. Avatar and the Lost Airbendercast:
    • 24. Good vs. Evil
    • 25. Avatar and the Lost Airbendercast:
    • 26. Challenge Question:
      Name a movie where the good guy is foreign and the bad guy is American.
    • 27. “Bad Guys” in The Hangover
    • 28. Disney’s Aladdinboth characters from Arabian city of Agrabah
      GOOD EVIL
    • 29. Xerxes gets a makeover for 300
    • 30. Bond villains
    • 31. Accents in Ratatouille
      Rats and Linguine have no accent
      Everyone else does!
      They’re ALL French
    • 32. War movies
    • 33. Changing nature of bad guys
      In 1984 it’s the Russians
      In 2010 it will be the Chinese
    • 34. Recent Films with Foreign Bad Guys:
      Quantum of Solace
      Hancock
      Watchmen
      Hulk
      Angels and Demons
      Taken
      G.I. Joe
      Star Trek
    • 35. Us vs. Them!
    • 36. The Ultimate Us vs. Them!
    • 37. The Ultimate Us vs. Them!
    • 38. Where are the nice aliens?
    • 39. “Aliens?”
    • 40. Xenophobia?
    • 41. Challenge Question:
      Name a movie with Arab, Muslim, and/or Middle Eastern characters who are not evil.
    • 42. Casting of Arab/Muslim characters:
      There are about 400 million Arab people in the world today.
      There are about one billion Muslims.
      Most are not terrorists… except in Hollywood.

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