The 5 Most Shameless White Savior Roles in Film, Ranked

Oh, the audacity of trope

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5. Neo in ‘The Matrix’

A computer nerd pops a pill and enters an alternate reality in which he learns martial arts and how to stop bullets mid-flight, becoming the messiah who saves Laurence Fishburne and his people (of color) from…