Urban/Global Politics

Oliver Stone’s Noble “Savages”

You don’t want to mess with her: Salma’s Elena in Savages is merciless.  For those of you who had visions of Tony Montana brandishing a machine gun over a pile of cocaine, Oliver Stone’s Savages is not exactly a classic gangster flick. Snarkily delivered moral lessons about the Drug War aside, it’s mostly a murky mess of barely distinguishable genres, propelled […]

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