RIP To Legendary Character Actor John Saxon… Such sad news to report: the iconic Actor John Saxon has died… According to THR: John Saxon, the rugged actor who kicked around with Bruce Lee in Enter the Dragon and appeared in… Read More ›
best blaxploitation films
Rated “X” By An All-White Jury! The Incendiary “Sweet Sweetback’s Badass Song!” Blaxploitation’s Brilliant Godfather!
“Rated ‘X’ By An All-White Jury!” At a time when America is again having to address the racism that persists in our country, it’s important to remember “The Godfather of Blaxploitation”, the brilliant Melvin Van Peebles – and his epic… Read More ›
Meet “The Manhandlers!” Cara Burgess Leads A Classic Cult Film With The Original Female “Superheroes!”
Time To Get “Manhandled!” Sometimes a film’s poster is more than you could hope for, and this one showcases women who are the original “superheroes” of cult cinema! “The Manhandlers” are Cara Burgess, Judith Brown and Rosalind Miles. Check out… Read More ›
Meet “White Mama” Margaret Markov! I love celebrating the careers of “Cult Movie Queens” who left us great exploitation films to enjoy – and Margaret Markov fits that to a tee! Markov had roles in several mainstream films in the… Read More ›
Time To Celebrate Another Cult Movie Queen! My obsession with cult cinema is fueled in part by incredibly entertaining posters like this one: “Out of the steaming slave markets come the raving sea-savages…THE MUTHERS!” So, how can you NOT want… Read More ›
Say Hello To The Face Of Exploitation Cinema! Someone asked me to explain the phenomenon of exploitation cinema – an era from the late 60’s to the mid-80’s when movies pushed boundaries and broke taboos…and resulted in some of the… Read More ›
Eddie Murphy Will Become “Dolemite!” For 70’s cult movie fans like myself, this is great news! And now, the official movie trailer is here – check it out! Eddie Murphy stars in this Netflix film about the life of Rudy… Read More ›
Pam Grier! Foxy Brown! Tamara Dobson! Cleopatra Jones! Blaxploitation’s Time To Celebrate These Kick Ass Empowered Women!
Look! It’s Wonder Woman! Yes, last summer’s biggest action star was female – and why not? Empowered women SHOULD rule the box office…but if we are going to talk about “Wonder Women”, what about these two? Now These Two Are… Read More ›
PUT THAT BLOODY KNIFE DOWN. It’s Time To Talk #31DaysOfHalloween” Horror! It’s the month that exists to shock us for #31DaysOfHorror, and time to share some info on a great horror genre you might not know much about! If you… Read More ›
Time For A Classic Italian Shocker! Yes, as we celebrate #31daysofhorror, we should remember all of the classic shockers from overseas! First, here are the opening lines of the film: Narrator: “The impulse had become irresistible. There was only one… Read More ›