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anonymous asked:

what wld u say are some like staple films that u think everyone should see ?

thats quite hard to answer and i’m sure i’ve forgotten some but these are the films i really do think everyone should see…:

Battleship Potemkin (1925)

Metropolis (1927)

La Grande Illusion (1937)

The Wizard of Oz (1939)

Citizen Kane (1941)

Double Indemnity (1944)

Kind Hearts and Coronets (1949)

Monsieur Hulot’s Holiday (1953)

Rear Window (1954)

Seven Samurai (1954)

Vertigo (1958)

North by Northwest (1959)

8½ (1963)

Dr. Strangelove (1964)

A Hard Day’s Night (1964)

The Graduate (1967)

Once Upon a Time in the West (1968)

2001: A Space Odyssey (1968)

A Clockwork Orange (1971)

The Godfather (1972)

Badlands (1973)

The Godfather Part II (1974)

Jaws (1975)

Taxi Driver (1976)

Apocalypse Now (1979)

Blade Runner (1982)

Scarface (1983)

Blue Velvet (1986)

Raising Arizona (1987)

The Silence of the Lambs (1991)

Reservoir Dogs (1992)

Pulp Fiction (1994)

Toy Story (1995)

Fargo (1996)

Trainspotting (1996)

L.A. Confidential (1997)

Memento (2000)

Spirited Away (2001)

No Country for Old Men (2007)

Drive (2011)

The Artist (2011)

Moonrise Kingdom (2012)

Whiplash (2014)

The Grand Budapest Hotel (2014)

Inside Out (2015)


20-year-old ex-cadet and barman Konstantin Ivanov of Saint Petersburg loved being a bad guy. He would tell girls all kind of cool stories about him being a hardened criminal and getting caught in a shootout with his enemies. On 5 June, 2016 Konstantin decided to make his dreams true and killed 31-year-old taxi driver by slashing his throat with a knife. Then he took a selfie, making sure his hand covered in blood were very visible on the picture, and send it to numerous girls. The trial started in the end of May, 2017.

Recent #justracistthings in high-end fashion & beauty
  • In 2010, Jean-Paul Guerlain of Guerlain said he “worked like a n****r” to create a new scent
  • In 2016, Victoria’s Secret Angel Taylor Hill mocked an Arab man’s accent with her 30 something year old boyfriend in a taxi in Paris that was posted on Snapchat
  • In 2014, Zadig & Voltaire claimed that its boutique in a Parisian hotel will not be open to Chinese tourists
  • In 2013, Alessandro Dell’Acqua and Giampaolo Sgura wore blackface to an “African themed” party
  • In 2010, Swedish model Theres Alexandersson wrote on her blog that she was yelled by a  “n****r girl” on the subway
  • In 2015, Danish model Kirstin Kragh Liljegren posted racist remarks on Instagram and posted a meme on Facebook that stereotyped/mocked Black Americans
  • In 2010, Australian model Cassi Van Den Dungen posted a series of racist rants on Facebook that targeted East/Southeast Asians in France
  • In 2017, Gigi Hadid mocks the appearance of East/Southeast Asians
  • In 2016, Toni Garrn’s fondness for the n-word is exposed by Jourdan Dunn
  • In 2013, Sebastian Kim defends his use of a white model in blackface for an editorial titled “African Queen” for Numero France
  • In 2014, Dasha Zhukova poses for an online magazine in which she sits on a chair with a mannequin of a Black woman underneath dressed in bondage
  • In 2012, Karlie Kloss walked down the Victoria’s Secret runway in a  racially-insensitive Native American-themed outfit
  • In 2013, Chanel ignorantly showcased Native American headdresses for their pre-fall collection
  • In 2012, Dolce & Gabbana presented earrings that were reminiscent of Blackamoor statues which can be found in Italy, but more recognizably to non-Italians, Aunt Jemima dolls during their spring/summer show
  • In 2013, casting directors Barbara Nicoli and Leila Ananna made racist remarks when commenting about the bodies of Black and Asian models
  • In 2015, Valentino created a spring/summer collection that was inspired by “wild Africa”
  • In 2016, a non-Native American model appeared in red face done by makeup artist Isamaya Ffrench on the pages of CR Fashion Book
  • In 2011, John Galliano claimed that he “loved Hitler” and made a series of anti-Semitic remarks that was caught on video
  • In 2016, Marc Jacobs put non-Black models in dreadlocks for his spring/summer runway collection
  • In 2014, Alessandra Ambrosio posted a picture of herself in a Native American war bonnet at Coachella
  • In 2016, Dolce & Gabbana names a shoe the “slave sandal”
  • In 2014, Sephora deactivated the online accounts of users with “Chinese sounding” surnames
  • In 2015, Ondria Hardin uses the n-word on Instagram
  • In 2015, Sara Sampaio posts a video of herself singing along to the n-word

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