By now everyone’s heard about the controversy surrounding NECA’s Django Unchained toys. The Weinstein Company asked NECA to stop production. Predictably, the publicity created a run on the toys and drove prices through the roof.
Najee Ali, the director of Project Islamic Hope, stated, “I actually enjoyed the movie, but we cannot support this type of commercialization.” I suspect Mr. Ali was referring to the idea of toys of any kind from the movie, but I’m fairly convinced that it’s the style of the toys that caused this issue. Continue reading “Poe’s Point > Django Tangled”