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Slaughter (1972)

Slaughter (1972)

directed by:Jack Starrett

cast:Jim BrownStella StevensRip Torn

Archetypal Blaxploitation bravado and bravura by the titular Slaughter (Jim Brown). 342 more words

Film Review: Slaughter (1972)

Also known as: Massacre (France), Masacre (Mexico), Kill Julian Drake (working title)
Release Date: August 16th, 1972 (New York City premiere)
Directed by: Jack Starrett… 486 more words


The Running Man (1987)

By Richard Winters

My Rating: 5 out of 10

4-Word Review: A deadly game show.

The year is 2019 and the United States has turned into a militarized police state. 572 more words


Thursday w/ 4Quarters

Almost done with the week here are four Thursday topics for you

CBS will continue to show sad fans and such this weekend at the tournament. 133 more words


I escaped from Devil's Island (1973)

I escaped from Devil’s Island (1973)

Directed by:  William Witney

Cast: Jim BrownChristopher GeorgeRichard Ely

A typical Corman quickie ,this jungle/action/prison actioner has the right amount of sleaze to please the grindhouse aficionados ,but suffers from a relatively weak second half. 315 more words

Blaxploitation February special

“Blaxploitation or blacksploitation is an ethnic subgenre of the exploitation film, emerging in the United States during the early 1970s. The films, though receiving backlash for stereotypical characters all the while, were one of the first instances in which black actors and communities were the heroes and focuses of cinema and/or television, rather than being portrayed as sidekicks or as victims of brutality. 1,566 more words