March 30, 2019
When I heard about a year ago that a movie starring Mel Gibson and Vince Vaughn was going to be the anti-Black Lives Matter film, I was a little bit excited.
Dragged Across Concrete was written and directed by the weird B-movie Jew S. Craig Zahler, who made the pretty good and relatively politically incorrect western film Bone Tomahawk with Kurt Russell.
So it was believable to me that Dragged Across Concrete, made on a budget of a mere $15 million, could be a gritty and ultra-violent niche film for people who hate blacks.
And that is the way the media was reacting to it.
For example, leftist culture blog The Ringer recently introduced the film thusly:
S. Craig Zahler doesn’t care if you don’t like his...