17 mai 2018

Racist name of Dam Busters dog will not be censored in 75th anniversary screenings


British Board of Film Classification has upgraded classic war movie's warning rating over 'discriminatory language' The racist name of a dog in The Dam Busters will not be censored in the latest screenings of the 1955 film which has been restored to mark the 75th anniversary of the mission it depicts. The classic British movie features a black Labrador called "N****r", a mascot of the RAF 617 squadron, whose pilots dropped Barnes Wallis’ “bouncing bomb” on German dams during the Second World [...]