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Blaxploitation


Getting In To The World Of Blaxploitation!

by  |  July 21st, 2017  |  Blog

Getting In To The World Of Blaxploitation!

Getting In To The World Of Blaxploitation!


The Black Gestapo (1975)

by  |  June 11th, 2015  |  Exploitation, Thriller

The Black Gestapo (1975)

In 1970s Los Angeles a community group has been established on the mean streets to combat the crime, drugs, prostitution, etc… That has bee infecting the area… This group is called, ‘The People’s Army’ and it is under the leadership of a man who wants to clean up the streets and live in peace with the rest of the world…

Well his right hand man has a different idea for their organization…And if he gets his way, the once mostly peaceful organization will become a guerrilla force the likes of which haven’t been seen since Nazi Germany during World War 2…

And as the General is slowly loosing control of his group, it will be up to him to stop his assistant from creating the first, ‘Black Gestapo’!


I Escaped From Devil’s Island (1973)

by  |  September 10th, 2013  |  Action/Adventure, Exploitation

I Escaped From Devil's Island (1973)

I Escaped From Devil’s Island tells the story of a brutal and oppressive slave labor camp in which the slave labor force is forced to dig up and package salt…

During this time a man by the name of Lebras and his crew have finally decided that they have had enough of the Island and device a plan to try and escape from the Island once and for all!


RIP: Jim Kelly 1946-2013

by  |  July 16th, 2013  |  News

RIP: Jim Kelly 1946-2013

RIP: Jim Kelly 1946 – 2013


Friday Foster (1975)

by  |  March 19th, 2012  |  Action/Adventure, Exploitation

Friday Foster (1975)

Friday Foster is a photographer, she’s the older sister to a hustling little brother… And her life is going to change rapidly when both her and her friend Colt end up having to stop a national conspiracy to stop an historic meeting of the nation’s black leadership, before the people behind this conspiracy kill Friday!


Bucktown (1975)

by  |  May 26th, 2011  |  Action/Adventure, Exploitation

Bucktown (1975)

Long before the hit TV show The L Word (2004) and the amazing film Jackie Brown (1997) Pam Grier starred along with Fred ‘The Hammer’ Williamson better known for Black Caesar (1973) and Hell up in Harlem (1973.) In the classic Blaxploitation film “Bucktown” (1975) directed by Arthur Marks who also collaborated with Grier on Friday Foster(1975). Duke (Fred […]


From the Original Pressbook: ‘Coffy’ (1973)

by  |  May 21st, 2011  |  Blog, Exploitation

From the Original Pressbook: 'Coffy' (1973)

Back in the old days of cinema a company existed called National Screen Service. Or NSS for short. NSS was in charge and responsible for all the advertising and promotion of all the films in Hollywood. Big and small, NSS would cut trailers, radio spots, lobby cards, 1 sheets, half sheets, inserts heralds, you name it.


Black Belt Jones (1974)

by  |  May 12th, 2011  |  Action/Adventure, Exploitation

Black Belt Jones (1974)

Black Belt Jones is a cool cat, a master Martial Artist, suave with the ladies, a hired contractor for the government, an all around bad ass mutha. Black Jack must come to the rescue of his Dojo before the owner ‘Pop’ can be strong armed out of it, and the Dojo torn down so that a Civic Center can be put up…

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