History Film / JungleFever

21st Jan '16 1:25:15 PM Eagal
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* InMemoriam: The film starts with a dedication to the memory of murder victim Yusuf Hawkins.
23rd Aug '15 8:52:48 PM Scabbard
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* OffingTheOffspring: [[spoiler: The Good Reverend Doctor Purify shoots Gator to death out of despair for his crack habit]]
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* OffingTheOffspring: [[spoiler: The Good Reverend Doctor Purify shoots Gator to death out of despair for his crack habit]]habit]].
18th Feb '15 8:05:05 AM Quag15
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* WhereDaWhiteWomenAt: Played straight, subberted, deconstructed, everything. For Flipper having an affair at all seems partly in frustration at his not being promoted at work. Angie is available, he admits to being curious about white, and says that she was curious about black. She is in part rebelling against her brutish father and brothers, although unfortunately she's still living with them.
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* WhereDaWhiteWomenAt: Played straight, subberted, subverted, deconstructed, everything. For Flipper having an affair at all seems partly in frustration at his not being promoted at work. Angie is available, he admits to being curious about white, and says that she was curious about black. She is in part rebelling against her brutish father and brothers, although unfortunately she's still living with them.them. ----
17th Oct '14 9:10:09 AM gallium
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''Jungle Fever'' is a 1991 film directed by Creator/SpikeLee. It follows three intertwining plotlines. In the first, architect Flipper Purify (Wesley Snipes) leaves his wife Drew (Lonette [=McKee=]) and takes up an affair with his firm's temp secretary Angie Tucci (Annabella Sciorra). In the second, Flipper and his parents (Ossie Davis and Ruby Dee) struggle with the spiraling drug addiction of their elder son Gator (Creator/SamuelLJackson in a performance that won him a special supporting actor award at Cannes). In the third, Angie's former boyfriend Paulie Carbone (John Turturro) tries to free himself from the control of his autocratic father (Anthony Quinn) and racist friends.
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''Jungle Fever'' is a 1991 film directed by Creator/SpikeLee. It follows three intertwining plotlines. In the first, architect Flipper Purify (Wesley Snipes) leaves his wife Drew (Lonette [=McKee=]) and takes up an affair with his firm's temp secretary Angie Tucci (Annabella Sciorra). In the second, Flipper and his parents (Ossie Davis and Ruby Dee) struggle with the spiraling drug addiction of their elder son Gator (Creator/SamuelLJackson in a performance that won him a special supporting actor award at Cannes). In the third, Angie's former boyfriend Paulie Carbone (John Turturro) tries to free himself from the control of his autocratic father (Anthony Quinn) (Creator/AnthonyQuinn) and racist friends. friends. ----
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