Full disclosure time – I love World War II movies. From the epic to the just alright, I’m pretty much all in if it’s dealing with the Allied forces clashing with the Axis.
Outside of a cable movie starring Laurence Fishburne, Hollywood hasn’t been as eager to explore the exploits of the Tuskegee Airmen, a squadron of African-American pilots who battled both the Nazis and segregation in showing their worth.
George Lucas (“Star Wars”) agreed and put his considerable clout and financial backing behind “Red Tails,” a more action-oriented take on the pioneers from Tuskegee. More