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YOMYOMF Rewatch: A Majority of One (1961)

FILM: A Majority of One (1961) DIRECTOR: Mervyn LeRoy PLOT LOGLINE:...

Lost Causes

All Asians Look Alike: James Shigeta Edition

As most of our readers know by now, pioneering actor James Shigeta pas...

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Farewell, James Shigeta!

I had been hearing about the legendary James Shigeta from my old frien...

Original Offenders

Original Offenders: James Shigeta

It was a revelation: a Hollywood movie made in 1959 that starred an As...

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The Boys I’ve Made Movies With

Last Friday, I was driving back from the valley on the 101 freeway and...

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7 Hollywood Biopics with Asian Leads

It’s award season in Hollywood, which means that the studios are rel...

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10 Romantic Films You Probably Didn’t Know Exist...

Valentine’s Day is almost upon us and perhaps you’re looking for a...

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Five Films Where the Asian Male Lead Gets the Girl

Korean star Jang Dong-Gun made his American film debut this past weeke...

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Original Offenders: Samuel Fuller

(This is the first of what may become a regular feature profiling indi...

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Movies That Should Have Starred Asians: Bad Day At...

Director John Sturges’ 1955 film Bad Day At Black Rock is a lot of t...