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I Want A Sequel To ‘Nell’

Chicka, chicka, chickabee

There was a time when movies stars were feted for portraying people with disabilities in sentimental, big-budget dramas. In those roles, famous actors like Daniel Day-Lewis, Dustin Hoffman, and Tom Hanks, to name a few, won Best Actor Oscars for disappearing behind tics and speech impediments, and other lazy stereotypes. Their performances, at best, are hammy, and at worst…

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John DeVore

John DeVore

I created Humungus, a blog about pop culture, politics, and feelings. Support the madness: https://johndevore.medium.com/subscribe