Rango funny, racist

“Rango” is a funny movie, but it has too many stereotypes for me to endorse wholeheartedly.  I agree with Roger Ebert, who called it an “animated comedy for smart moviegoers, wonderfully made, great to look at, wickedly satirical.”  Gore Verbinski’s film has visual quotes from many movies (“Star Wars,” “Apocalypse Now,” “Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas,” etc.), which were delightful for the adults in the crowd.

However, there are several troubling stereotypes.  Stephen Bridenstine notes, ~read more~