A documentary looking at the N word.

Director:

Reviews
1 win & 1 nomination. See more awards »

Photos

Add Image Add an image

Do you have any images for this title?

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Documentary | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  

George Carlin continues making people laugh with his 13th HBO stand-up special.

Director: Rocco Urbisci
Stars: George Carlin
Documentary | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  

In "Complaints & Grievances," George Carlin's 12th HBO comedy special, taped at the Beacon Theater in New York on November 17, 2001 (ten weeks after 9/11), Carlin casts his usual jaundiced ... See full summary »

Director: Rocco Urbisci
Stars: George Carlin
Documentary | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  

It's Bad For Ya, Carlin's Emmy-nominated 14th and final HBO special from March of 2008 features Carlin's noted irreverent and unapologetic observations on topics ranging from death, ... See full summary »

Director: Rocco Urbisci
Stars: George Carlin
Documentary | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  

Legendary comic Carlin comes back to the Beacon theater to angrily rant about airport security, germs, cigars, angels, children and parents, men, names, religion, god, advertising, Bill Jeff and minorities.

Director: Rocco Urbisci
Stars: George Carlin
George Carlin: Back in Town (TV Special 1996)
Documentary | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  

George Carlin brings his comedy stylings to the Beacon theater in New York City. He rants about Abortion, The death penalty, prison farms, fart jokes, free floating hostility and words.

Director: Rocco Urbisci
Stars: George Carlin
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

Why is the Gospel of Love Dividing America? Filmmaker and follower Dan Merchant donned his Bumpersticker Man suit and set out across America in this funny and moving look at the collision of faith and culture.

Director: Dan Merchant
Stars: David Anderson, James Barnes, Hugo Black
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

Documentary about the making of the film Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back.

Director: Jennifer Schwalbach Smith
Stars: Ben Affleck, Jeff Anderson, George Carlin
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
F. Lee Bailey ...
Himself (archive footage)
...
Herself
Donald Bogle ...
Himself
Todd Boyd ...
Himself
Elaine Brown ...
Herself
...
Himself
...
Himself
...
Himself
...
Himself
...
Himself (archive footage)
...
Himself
...
Himself
...
Himself (archive footage)
Eazy-E ...
Himself (archive footage)
...
(archive footage)
Edit

Storyline

A documentary looking at the N word.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Documentary

Parents Guide:

 »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

26 June 2004 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

The N-Word: Divided We Stand  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Quotes

Samuel L. Jackson: I'm an actor. I'm a nice guy. But the first thing you need to know about me is I'm a nigga. And if you mess with me, I'll do some nigga-ly shit to you.
See more »

Connections

Edited from Boss Nigger (1975) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Still as complex a word as ever.
12 August 2004 | by (New Orleans LA) – See all my reviews

Interesting documentary, aired on Trio in early July. IMDb has the movie clocked at 86 minutes, while Trio squeezed it into a one hour time slot with commercials to boot. I want to know what I didn't get to see and am anticipating its release on DVD.

The film explores the history of the word throughout its inception to present day. Woven into the narrative are poetry, music, and commentary from celebrities about their personal experiences with the word and their viewpoints. Each perspective is unique, as is each experience... some are much more comfortable with the word than others.

This movie will have you pondering for a while, the power of one word to hurt as much as this one does. Highly recommended.


11 of 14 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Contribute to This Page