Armond White Movie Review of Stan Lathan’s film “Go Tell It On The Mountain” (QUOTE from the Armond White book “The Resistance: Ten Years of Pop Culture That Shook The World”)

4) Armond White Movie Review of the Stan Lathan film Go Tell It On The Mountain            -1985-

 

 

“Rejection Or Acceptance?  Because the biggest hoodwink this century

 

 

 was effected by film moguls who coded their (our) dreams in WASP-face, that question most disturbs the daydreams of Blacks since discovering and asserting their minority status.  Director Stan Lathan crystallizes this dilemma in his 1984 film of James Baldwin’s Go Tell It On The Mountain, when a Black boy from Harlem goes to the movies.  The feature he sees is…”

 

To read more of Armond White’s take on Stan Lathan’s film of the James Baldwin book Go Tell It On The Mountain, purchase a new or used copy of The Resistance: Ten Years Of Pop Culture That Shook The World

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