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Entries from February 2011

9000, Officer In Trouble

February 20th, 2011 · No Comments

Promoting I’m Gonna Git You Sucka in 1988, Steve James, who appeared as “Kung Fu Joe” in the blaxploitation spoof, commented: “I always hated that label ‘blaxploitation.’ I wondered, why couldn’t there just be films with black stars? You know, you’d go around the corner from a theater showing one of them, and there’d be […]

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Tags: Blaxploitation · Crooked officer · Cult favorite · Famous line · Femme fatale · Forensic evidence · Gangsters and hoodlums · Heist · Interrogation · Midlife crisis · Prostitute · Shootout

Harlem Is The Capital of Every Ghetto Town

February 13th, 2011 · 4 Comments

Promoting I’m Gonna Git You Sucka in 1988, Steve James, who appeared as “Kung Fu Joe” in the blaxploitation spoof, commented: “I always hated that label ‘blaxploitation.’ I wondered, why couldn’t there just be films with black stars? You know, you’d go around the corner from a theater showing one of them, and there’d be […]

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Tags: 24 hour time frame · Based on novel · Blaxploitation · Crooked officer · Dreams and visions · Forensic evidence · Gangsters and hoodlums · Heist · Hitman · Interrogation · Master and pupil · Midlife crisis · Shootout

You Really Wanna Mess With Whitey?

February 9th, 2011 · 1 Comment

Promoting I’m Gonna Git You Sucka in 1988, Steve James, who appeared as “Kung Fu Joe” in the blaxploitation spoof, commented: “I always hated that label ‘blaxploitation.’ I wondered, why couldn’t there just be films with black stars? You know, you’d go around the corner from a theater showing one of them, and there’d be […]

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Tags: Alternate universe · Based on novel · Blaxploitation · Crooked officer · Cult favorite · Famous line · Gangsters and hoodlums · Heist · Interrogation · Man vs. machine · Master and pupil · Military · Prostitute