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    The Mack (1973)Starring Max Julien and Richard PryorNew Line
    The Mack is one of the most deranged - and entertaining - of all the black action films. This is the hip-hop communities fave - for the clothes, cars,...
    Foxy Brown (1974)Starring Pam Grier, music by Willie HutchMGM
    Black action film featuring Pam Grier as a woman whose drug dealing brother ratted on her undercover cop boyfriend to the mob. Subsequently, the cop is...
    Willie Dynamite (1973)With Music By J.J. JohnsonUniversal
    NB: Region 1 (USA) NTSC Only - You need to play this on your computer or have region-free dvd player.
    Super Fly (1972)Directed by Gordon Parks, Music by Curtis MayfieldWarner Brothers
    The definitive 1972 black action film that started the genre off. Directed by Gordon Parks, Jr., and stars Ron O'Neal as Youngblood Priest, a drug dealer...
    Cotton Comes to Harlem DVD (1970)Starring Godfrey CambridgeKino Lorber
    When his truck is hijacked and a bale of cotton stuffed with money is lost in the chase, Harlem is turned upside down by Gravedigger and Coffin Ed, the...
    Cleopatra JonesCleopatra Jones (1973)Warner Bros
    Tamara Dobson plays Cleopatra Jones, an undercover narcotics agent, charged with bringing down the infamous drugs trafficker "Mommy" (Shelly Winters) after...
      Pam Grier isSheba, BabyArrow Video
      Pam Grier stars as a private investigator in this action feature. The film follows tough detective Sheba Shayne (Grier) as she leaves Chicago to help her...
      Blaxploitation FilmsA Compact Guide By Mikel J KovenKamera Books
      In the early 1970s a type of film emerged that featured all-black casts; really cool soul, funk and disco soundtracks; characters sporting big guns, big...
      Black Action Filmsby James Robert Parish and George H. HillMcFarland
      This book is the bomb! Hidden behind the minimal cover is the most complete collection of Black Action Films ever made. Synopsis and analysis of every...
      Willie HutchThe Mack (1973)Motown
      Fantastic blaxploitation film soundtrack featuring the amazing, uplifting Brothers Gonna Work it Out! Recommended! US CD IMPORT
      • Willie Hutch – Brother's Gonna Work It Out
      Foxy BrownOriginal Soundtrack By Willie Hutch (1974)Motown
      Super funky soundtrack by Willie Hutch from the seminal 'Foxy Brown'!
        Which Way Is Up? (1977)Starring Richard PryorUniversal Studios
        Richard Pryor takes on three roles in this comic farce about a man whose life turns into a game of pinball when he's fired from his job. When he inadvertently...
        Blacula & Scream Blacula ScreamBlaxploitation Double Feature!Metro Goldwyn Mayer
        Two blaxploitation horror movies. In 'Blacula' (1972), two centuries after having a curse placed on him by Count Dracula in Transylvania, African Prince...
        BlaculaOriginal Soundtrack by Gene PageRCA
        Blaxploitation soundtrack from 1972 composed and conducted by Gene Page with vocals by The 21st Century Ltd and The Hues Corporation!
          In the Heat of the Night (1967)Starring Sidney PoitierMGM
          Sidney Poitier leads the way in one of the first black action films ever, in some ways (but not all) a precursor to the 'blaxploitation' genre that was...
          Gordon's WarOriginal Soundtrack by Badder Than EvilBuddah
          Blaxploitation soundtrack from 1973, produced by Harvey Fuqua, and including vocals from Barbara Mason and New Birth.
          • Gordon's War – Just Plain Luther
          • Gordon's War – Harlem Dreams
          ShaftStarring Richard Roundtree (1971)Warner Bros
          The seminal blaxploitation film, won awards at the Oscars, BAFTA's and Goldon Globe award in 1972 for best song in the form of Issac Hayes Theme from Shaft...
          FirehouseFirehouse (1973)Elstree Hill
          Richard Roundtree gives an emotional performance as a dedicated black firefighter, who is a fish out of water, in an all-white firehouse. Somehow through...
          The Black Cobra 3Manila ConnectionElstree Hill
          Detective Robert Malone leaves behind normal police duties to return to the Phillipines in search of a group of high-tech international weapons thieves....
          Black Mama, White MamaStarring Pam GrierMGM
          Trapped in a jungle island prison camp, two inmates - a prostitute (Pam Grier) and a political prisoner (Margaret Markov) - are desperate to escape. While...