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 ›
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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 ›
Enter “The Room Of Chains!” Vintage Newspaper Ads “In Blazing Color!” The Wild “Schoolgirls In Chains” Genre!
Want To See A Film “In Blazing Color?” I love vintage exploitation movie posters like the one above – the ad for a very routine S & M film from France in the early 70’s – but check out this… Read More ›
“10 Violent Women”! 3 Great Topics! Prisons! Women! Showers! Why I Love The “Women In Prison” Genre!
Time To Head To Jail! I came across a great movie poster recently and knew it was time to take another look at one of the most interesting genres of the 70’s and early 80’s – the “women in prison”… Read More ›
Time To Get Clean With These “Prison Girls!” In the 70’s, the genre of “women in prison” exploded on grindhouse and drive-ins screens across America…great titles like these: My friend Nick Canales, who publishes the terrific “Sleaze Fiend Magazine” –… Read More ›
Time To Get “Bare Behind Bars!” Boy, was I unprepared for this! “Bare Behind Bars” is a 1980 “Women In Prison” grindhouse classic from Brazil, written and directed by Oswaldo de Oliveira. The film stars Maria Stella Splendore, Marta Anderson… 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 ›
Happy Birthday Bruce Lee! November 27th would have been Bruce Lee’s 78th birthday – he was, without question, the greatest action movie star of all time….and here is the proof! Yes, he battles Kareem Abdul-Jabbar – and he took on… 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 ›