In 1992 Spike Lee gave us one of the best pictures of the year in Malcolm X. 22 years later a film about his counterpart is about to be released and I see award ceremonies all over this one. This is kind of how I wanted the James Brown biopic to look, but perhaps I should be less limiting in the styles we can adopt for the cinematic biography. Here is David Oyelowo as Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. in Ava DuVernay's Selma.
TDD, RC & IK talk: