This Week In the Movies: Japanese Teens on Ghost in the Shell & Iron Man 3 Villain Toys

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Tish and Juliana talk about what’s new in the movies this week; what Japanese teenagers really think about Scarlett Johansson being cast in Ghost in the Shell, a brief history of Asian whitewashing, and what's behind the decision of Iron Man 3's villain.

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White Washing in Film [

Wikipedia

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Last Week Tonight with John Oliver: Whitewashing [

YouTube

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Hollywood's best Asian roles still go to white people [

Vox

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Ghost in the Shell and anime's troubled history with representation [

The Verge

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#StarringJohnCho highlights Hollywood's 'whitewashing' [

BBC

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Korean-American Rapper Brilliantly Tackles Hollywood's Whitewashing Problem [

Refinery29

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Iron Man 3 Villain Role Originally Written for Woman, Changed for Merchandising [

The Mary Sue

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The Headless Women of Hollywood [

Tumblr

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