Netflix's 'Death Note' may be dumber, but is it really evil?

Film Aug 25, 2017

Netflix's 'Death Note' may be dumber, but is it really evil?

by James Hadfield

After the furor over the recent "Ghost in the Shell" adaptation, moviegoers should be familiar with the concept of "whitewashing," the insidious Hollywood practice of casting Caucasian actors in roles that originated as non-white characters. But when Lakeith Stanfield, who is African-American, was picked ...