White Man's Burden (film)


White Man's Burden (film)

Infobox Film
name = White Man's Burden


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director = Desmond Nakano
producer = Lawrence Bender
writer = Desmond Nakano
narrator =
starring = John Travolta
Harry Belafonte
music = Howard Shore
cinematography = Willy Kurant
editing = Nancy Richardson
distributor = Savoy Pictures
released = December 1, 1995 (USA)
runtime = 89 min.
country = USA
language = English
budget = Unknown
gross = $3,760,525 (USA)
preceded_by =
followed_by =
website =
amg_id = 1:134251
imdb_id = 0114928

"White Man's Burden" is a 1995 dramatic film about racism in an alternate America where African Americans and Caucasian Americans have reversed cultural roles.

The film revolves around Louis Pinnock a Caucasian factory worker (John Travolta), who kidnaps Thaddeus Thomas, a Black factory owner (Harry Belafonte) who fired him over a perceived slight.

The film was written and directed by Desmond Nakano.

Tagline: "Two men at odds in a world turned upside down."

ee also

*The White Man's Burden
*Fable (tv)

External links

*rotten-tomatoes|title=White Man's Burden|id=1067214-white_mans_burden


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