Django Unchained Movie Good, But Makes Joke of Slavery

Did Nat Turner have a humorous side?

According to The African American Encyclopedia, the leader of the slave revolt movement became a legendary figure in Black history on Aug. 13, 1831 for his rebellious and murderous tactics against the brutal slave masters of Southampton County, Va.

In Quentin Tarantino’s Django Unchained movie, Jamie Foxx plays Django, a Black slave who is purchased by Dr. King Schultz (Christoph Waltz), a White bounty hunter, and former dentist, who needs Django’s assistance in hunting down and killing the Brittle brothers.

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