“Dazzling, highly stylized, excessively violent and brimming with sex, blaxploitation films enjoyed a brief but memorable period in motion picture history . Blaxploitation cinema: the essential reference guide. Front Cover. Josiah Howard . FAB Press, – Performing Arts – pages. Blaxploitation Cinema by Josiah Howard, , available at Book Blaxploitation Cinema: The Essential Reference Guide.
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Blaxploitation cinema: the essential reference guide – Josiah Howard – Google Books
Santiago and Don Schain. Description Dazzling, highly stylised, excessively violent and brimming with sex, blaxploitation films enjoyed a brief but memorable moment in motion picture history. On top of this, he even includes a number of movies that you could hardly say fall in the blaxploitation genre, but fit within his own guidelines of movies made in the 70s that focused on black main characters and were made for a black audience, which includes some fantastic historical and slice-of-life movies like Sounder, Killer of Sheep, Black Girl, and others.
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Blaxploitation Cinema: The Essential Reference Guide
It breaks down like this There are about pages devoted to each director interviewed. Paperbackpages. Top Reviews Most recent Top Reviews.
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Trivia About Blaxploitation Ci Chris rated it really liked it Jun 10, The next pages is the meat of the book with an alphabetical listing of each film. And I aint being a jive-ass turkey for saying it, either!
Here’s a new and appreciative look back at a distinctly American motion picture phenomenon, the first truly comprehensive examination of the genre, its films, its trends and its far-reaching impact, covering more than Blaxploitation films in detail.
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Blaxploitation Cinema : The Essential Reference Guide
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