The Perfect Guy and its imperfect Portrayal of Black Women as Unhappily Ever After

The Perfect Guy and its imperfect Portrayal of Black Women as Unhappily Ever After

On the surface, The Perfect Guy seems like an innocuous fall feature of ebony eye-candy, or merely a sexy thriller. The Perfect Guy, narrates the life of protagonist Leah, a modern day woman equipped with an education, enviable wardrobe and ongoing quest for love.  Directed by David Rosenthal, who is white and written by Alan [...]