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Michael Jackson: They Don't Care About Us, Prison Version (1996)

This second version was filmed in a prison with cell mates; in the video Jackson is seen handcuffed. It also contains real footage of police attacking African Americans, the military ... See full summary »

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This second version was filmed in a prison with cell mates; in the video Jackson is seen handcuffed. It also contains real footage of police attacking African Americans, the military crackdown of the protest in the Tiananmen Square, the Ku Klux Klan, war crimes, genocide, execution, martial law, and other human rights abuses.

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

April 1996 (USA) See more »

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Michael Jackson: They Don't Care About Us, Prison Version See more »

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Optimum Productions See more »
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James Hunter of Rolling Stone magazine noted that musically, Jackson was no longer trying to hide any eccentricities he had, he expressed the opinion that in "They Don't Care About Us", the pop musician sounded more embattled than ever. See more »

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Remake of Michael Jackson: They Don't Care About Us (1996) See more »

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A Masterpiece
25 May 2018 | by ninagold-40894See all my reviews

Masterpiece. Nothing like it. Should be watched by everyone everyday. One of the best pieces of cinema ever. God level. Great song, dancing, directing and message. All around fantastic.


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