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'Life of Pi', 'Zero Dark Thirty', 'Moonrise Kingdom', 'Silver Linings Playbook', 'Beasts of the Southern Wild' and 'Les Miserables' are also competing at the 2013 Producers Guild Awards.
Fuqua says, 'I don't think Quentin Tarantino has a racist bone in his body,' while Williams can't hide his anger when finding out the repeated use of the N-word in the Western movie.
'An Unexpected Journey' still tops the chart in its third week, blocking such newcomers as 'Django' and 'Les Mis' from taking the throne.
Calling the criticism 'ridiculous,' Tarantino insists that using the N-word in the film is 'just part and parcel of dealing truthfully with this story, with this environment, with this land.'
The Tom Hooper-directed musical drama and the Quentin Tarantino spaghetti Western pic land on No. 1 and No. 2 respectively on their opening day.
Insisting that he's not going to watch the slavery era movie, Lee says, 'All I'm going to say is that it's disrespectful to my ancestors, to see that film.'
'I would definitely be interested to see where Django and his wife go,' Foxx says of what he wants to see should there's a possible sequel for the spaghetti Western film.
The red carpet and press event, which is scheduled to take place on Tuesday, December 19, will now be more of a private screening show with no media coverage.
'We cannot turn our back and say that violence in films or anything that we do doesn't have a sort of influence,' Jamie Foxx comments on the film which is jam-packed with explicit bloody scenes.
Playing evil plantation owner Calvin Candie, DiCaprio cracks a smile with his quirky acting as he first meets Jamie Foxx's titular character in 'Candyland'.
Leonardo DiCaprio, Jamie Foxx, Samuel L. Jackson, Christoph Waltz and Don Johnson attend the screening show, joined by such guests as Uma Thurman, Olivia Wilde and Liv Tyler among others.
The spaghetti Western film and the pilot drama are competing with 'Beasts of the Southern Wild', 'Red Tails' and 'Good Deeds' for the coveted Best Motion Picture award.