Could this be the most offensive image ever released to promote a movie?
Yes, this is a shot of a woman “checking out” her slave…and this isn’t some low-budget exploitation quickie – this is “Mandingo!”
That’s Right, “Mandingo!”
Yes, we all know the 70’s were a wild time for cinema, but how could a major motion picture studio make a film about slavery that was as offensive as this? Which is, of course, why it is now a cult classic!
Read all about the craziness that is “Mandingo”, and how “Django Unchained” is, in some ways, an homage to that movie, by clicking below!
And I’ll show you OJ Simpson’s movie debut as well, in the equally offensive “The Klansman!”