New Clint Eastwood movie is historicaly (and racially) inaccurate

In Media Criticism, Race on October 21, 2006 at 10:47 am

The Guardian reports that “Nearly 900 African-Americans fought on the Japanese island [Iwo Jima] but not one appears in Clint Eastwood’s Oscar-tipped film.” The film is called Flags of Our Fathers.

Read the story here

The portrayal in Clint Eastwood's film, Flags of Our Fathers, of the raising of the US flag on Iwo Jima.


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