Gone With the Wind, the popular but highly controversial 1939 Civil War drama, has been pulled by HBO Max from its streaming options.12 Years a Slave author John Ridley called on HBO to pull it saying it "doesn’t just 'fall short' with regard to representation. It is a film that glorifies the antebellum south." Do you agree? The film depicts a time in the south when slavery was king. How ironic that the first African American actress to ever win an Oscar won it for this movie--Hattie MacDaniel.
The discussion about GWTW has been discussed for a long time. Check out what Whoopi Goldberg said about it on "The View."