August 29, 2008

Film title in dispute

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The Council on American-Islamic Relations has asked Warner Bros. to reconsider naming an upcoming film “Towelhead,” but the movie company does not plan to back down, reported Moviemaker.com. “The title … is of great concern to us, since the word is commonly used in a derogatory manner against people of the Muslim faith or Arab […]

  • Leonard Pinth-Garnell

    I saw this movie on Tuesday in Dallas (special preview at The Angelika). The title is absolutely appropriate. The other title, “Nothing Is Private” is completely misleading.

    http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0787523/