Da 5 Bloods

Da 5 Bloods is a new Netflix film by Spike Lee, following a group of Black Vietnam war American veterans as they return to Vietnam. Via ABC:

The director’s latest Joint, an old-timer buddy movie that reckons with the experiences of Black American Vietnam veterans, might share an unmistakable theme with recent events but, to restrict its resonance to the current political climate — or worse, “the moment” — does a disservice to its ambitious historical scope, which serves as a reminder that the systemic neglect of African Americans has been a stain on the national character for hundreds of years.

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