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Old 06-02-2018, 07:39 PM   #98
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Originally Posted by Raiders112390
Or "Tiger" Tanaka in You Only Live Twice, who is supposed to be the Japanese equivalent of M but lives it up in style with his own private train and pretty much a harem of women, with gadgets that could match anything coming out of Q Branch. That's a character who is "diverse" but not for diversity's sake, who is played well, without any political agenda being rammed down the audience's throat.

Well, there is the whole history of European imperialistic artistic representations of the exotic oriental "other" as self-absorbed machismo with an army of sex slave women, but we can just ignore that.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Death_of_Sardanapalus
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