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13th Sep '17 6:50:11 PM jinnah
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* ''Film/GetOut'' featured a horror-movie take on ''Film/GuessWhosComingToDinner''. As it turns out, the black boyfriend has ''every'' reason to be nervous about meeting his fiance's parents for the first time as [[spoiler: they use hypnotism and voodoo to enslave their victims and his fiance is in on the whole thing]].

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* ''Film/GetOut'' featured a horror-movie take on ''Film/GuessWhosComingToDinner''. As it turns out, the black boyfriend has ''every'' reason to be nervous about meeting his fiance's parents for the first time as [[spoiler: they use hypnotism and voodoo brain transplanting to enslave their victims and his fiance victims. His fiancee is in on the whole thing]].
23rd Aug '17 7:52:56 PM AkibaPurple
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** ''Series/PowerRangersNinjaSteel'' inverts it with Calvin and Hayley.

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** ''Series/PowerRangersNinjaSteel'' inverts it with Calvin and Hayley.Hayley, who have been together for at least a year before we meet them.
8th Aug '17 1:47:19 PM akih08
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* ''Film/GetOut'' featured a horror-movie take on ''Film/GuessWhosComingToDinner''. As it turns out, the black boyfriend has ''every'' reason to be nervous about meeting his fiance's parents for the first time as [[spoiler: they use hypnotism and voodoo to enslave their victims and the fiance is in on the whole thing]].

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* ''Film/GetOut'' featured a horror-movie take on ''Film/GuessWhosComingToDinner''. As it turns out, the black boyfriend has ''every'' reason to be nervous about meeting his fiance's parents for the first time as [[spoiler: they use hypnotism and voodoo to enslave their victims and the his fiance is in on the whole thing]].



** ''Series/PowerRangersNinjaSteele'' inverts it with Calvin and Hayley.

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** ''Series/PowerRangersNinjaSteele'' ''Series/PowerRangersNinjaSteel'' inverts it with Calvin and Hayley.
8th Aug '17 1:45:19 PM akih08
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** ''Series/PowerRangersNinjaSteele'' inverts it with Calvin and Hayley.
29th Jul '17 11:08:54 PM merotoker
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** ''PowerRangersLightspeedRescue'' has Green Ranger Cole constantly jockeying for the affections of Ms. Merryweather. It was either [[AllLoveIsUnrequited rebuffed or ignored]] until the season finale. By the crossover with ''PowerRangersTimeForce'', the two are HappilyMarried.
** ''PowerRangersSPD'' has Red Ranger Jack meeting and starting a relationship with a volunteer caregiver and store owner, which ultimately leads to him retiring from SPD in the season finale.
** In ''PowerRangersDinoThunder'', the BlackAndNerdy Blue Ranger, Ethan, falls for a girl at a sci-fi convention who reappears in the finale as his prom date. Before this, he had briefly dated snobby school reporter Cassidy.

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** ''PowerRangersLightspeedRescue'' ''Series/PowerRangersLightspeedRescue'' has Green Ranger Cole constantly jockeying for the affections of Ms. Merryweather. It was either [[AllLoveIsUnrequited rebuffed or ignored]] until the season finale. By the crossover with ''PowerRangersTimeForce'', ''Series/PowerRangersTimeForce'', the two are HappilyMarried.
** ''PowerRangersSPD'' ''Series/PowerRangersSPD'' has Red Ranger Jack meeting and starting a relationship with a volunteer caregiver and store owner, which ultimately leads to him retiring from SPD in the season finale.
** In ''PowerRangersDinoThunder'', ''Series/PowerRangersDinoThunder'', the BlackAndNerdy Blue Ranger, Ethan, falls for a girl at a sci-fi convention who reappears in the finale as his prom date. Before this, he had briefly dated snobby school reporter Cassidy.
5th Jul '17 10:10:47 PM jabberwocky1996
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* [[spoiler: Grace and Warbucks]] in the ''Film/Annie2014''.
1st Jun '17 9:19:40 AM akih08
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** ''Power Rangers Lightspeed Rescue'' has Green Ranger Cole constantly jockeying for the affections of Ms. Merryweather. It was either [[AllLoveIsUnrequited rebuffed or ignored]] until the season finale. By the crossover with ''Power Rangers Time Force'', the two are HappilyMarried.

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** ''Power Rangers Lightspeed Rescue'' ''PowerRangersLightspeedRescue'' has Green Ranger Cole constantly jockeying for the affections of Ms. Merryweather. It was either [[AllLoveIsUnrequited rebuffed or ignored]] until the season finale. finale. By the crossover with ''Power Rangers Time Force'', ''PowerRangersTimeForce'', the two are HappilyMarried.



** In ''PowerRangersDinoThunder'', the BlackAndNerdy Blue Ranger, Ethan, falls for a girl at a sci-fi convention who reappears in the finale as his prom date. BBefore this, he had briefly dated snobby school reporter Cassidy.

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** In ''PowerRangersDinoThunder'', the BlackAndNerdy Blue Ranger, Ethan, falls for a girl at a sci-fi convention who reappears in the finale as his prom date. BBefore Before this, he had briefly dated snobby school reporter Cassidy.
1st Jun '17 9:16:10 AM akih08
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* ''Franchise/PowerRangers'' has touched this trope a few times, though the interracial aspect was never brought up.
** ''Power Rangers Lightspeed Rescue'' has Green Ranger Cole constantly jockeying for the affections of Ms. Merryweather. It was either [[AllLoveIsUnrequited rebuffed or ignored]] until the season finale. By the crossover with ''Power Rangers Time Force'', the two are HappilyMarried.
** ''PowerRangersSPD'' has Red Ranger Jack meeting and starting a relationship with a volunteer caregiver and store owner, which ultimately leads to him retiring from SPD in the season finale.
** In ''PowerRangersDinoThunder'', the BlackAndNerdy Blue Ranger, Ethan, falls for a girl at a sci-fi convention who reappears in the finale as his prom date. BBefore this, he had briefly dated snobby school reporter Cassidy.
1st Jun '17 8:39:31 AM akih08
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* ''Film/GetOut'' featured a horror-movie take on ''Film/GuessWhosComingToDinner''. As it turns out, the black boyfriend has ''every'' reason to be nervous about meeting his fiance's parents for the first time as [[spoiler: they use hypnotism and voodoo to enslave their victims and the fiance is in on the whole thing]].
1st Jun '17 8:33:54 AM akih08
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Though it's no big deal in most of the world, there are still some parts - e.g. South Africa, the USA - where black-white ethnic relations are troubled and this trope actually comes into play. In RealLife, black man/white woman couples are pretty common and there are a variety of views on what this kind of relationship should or does entail. White man/black woman pairs don't get as much attention (positive or negative) perhaps because they are less common, at least in America, though the gap appears to be narrowing. South Africa and The USA have had a serious DoubleStandard when it comes to this gender divide, as a direct consequence of Apartheid and the USA's Jim Crow laws (and slavery before that): many white men had black slave-mistresses, and this practice was generally accepted or at least tolerated. The reverse-gendered version, of a free woman loving a male slave, could result in death for the (African) slave and the public shaming (and possible death) of the free woman. When slavery gave way to Jim Crow and Apartheid, this bias remained - the chief difference being that before Apartheid, a white-woman-black-man couple would be lynched by the authorities whereas during apartheid they would instead be lynched by family/friends/neighbors whom the authorities couldn't be bothered to prosecute for murder.

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Though it's no big deal in most of the world, there are still some parts - e.g. South Africa, the USA - where black-white ethnic relations are troubled and this trope actually comes into play. In RealLife, black man/white woman couples are pretty common and there are a variety of views on what this kind of relationship should or does entail. White man/black woman pairs don't get as much attention (positive or negative) perhaps because they are less common, at least in America, though the gap appears to be narrowing. South Africa and The USA have had a serious DoubleStandard when it comes to this gender divide, as a direct consequence of Apartheid and the USA's Jim Crow laws (and slavery before that): many white men had black slave-mistresses, and this practice was generally accepted or at least tolerated. The reverse-gendered version, of a free woman loving a male slave, could result in death for the (African) slave and the public shaming (and possible death) rape/death) of the free woman. When slavery gave way to Jim Crow and Apartheid, this bias remained - the chief difference being that before Apartheid, a white-woman-black-man couple would be lynched by the authorities whereas during apartheid they would instead be lynched by family/friends/neighbors whom the authorities couldn't be bothered to prosecute for murder.



* An episode of ''Franchise/LawAndOrder'' featured a white girl killing her black boyfriend, and claimed he tried to rape her when she was arrested. It later came out that her father was a racist, and had previously broken her arm for going out with a black guy in high school.

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* An episode of ''Franchise/LawAndOrder'' featured a white girl killing her black boyfriend, and claimed he tried to rape her when she was arrested. It later came out that her father was a racist, and had previously broken her arm for going out with a black guy in high school. What ultimately made her snap was that her beau, who was tired of keeping their relationship a secret, threatened to break things off with her if she didn't come out about it.
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