They Do EXACTLY What You Think They Do! What an ad – I cut this out of my local Seattle newspaper in the 70’s – because I knew this was a film I had to sneak in to see! Even… Read More ›
films of the 70’s
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 ›
Young actress: “I felt like an animal. I’d never do something like this again.” Truth Is Stranger Than Porn! It’s Labor Day here in the US as I post this, so we are going to talk about the laborious nature… Read More ›
Martin Scorsese’s Exploitation Classic “Boxcar Bertha”! Barbara Hershey’s Provocative Playboy Promo!
Time To Celebrate Director Martin Scorsese! The recent Academy Awards ceremony reminded me that some of our favorite filmmakers create works of art that are NOT destined to become Oscar winners! Martin Scorsese has directed some of my favorite films… Read More ›
Hello, Raquel! How can you refuse a movie that offers Raquel Welch as a sexy NUN? Oh, and what if ALL of the actresses in the film end up FROZEN!???? Yes, It’s “Euro-Sleaze” At Its Finest! Welcome to one of… 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 ›
Some of films greatest Directors got their start by making terrific “B’ movies! “Pay no attention to that man behind the curtain.” Martin Scorsese, cinema’s “man behind the curtain”, got his start by directing a drive-in classic, starring a sexy… Read More ›