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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,...
    • NTSC DVD£16.99
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    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...
    • DVD£14.99
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    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...
    • DVD£15.99
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    Friday FosterStarring Pam Grier88 Films
    American action drama starring Pam Grier. Model-turned-photographer Friday Foster (Grier) is at Los Angeles airport to record the arrival of millionaire...
    • DVD£12.99
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    Coffy (1973)Starring Pam Grier, Music by Roy AyersMGM
    Coffy, a beautiful young nurse, is determined to exact revenge against the people responsible for turning her sister into a drug addict. She poses as a...
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    Black Caesar (1973)Starring Fred Williamson, Music by James BrownMGM
    Black US youth grows up to be a gangster, eventually wiping out the leaders of the mafia, making him absolute ruler of the underworld. But pretty soon...
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    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...
    • DVD£19.99
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    Sweet Sweetback's Baadasssss Song DVD (1971)A Film by Melvin Van PeeblesXenon Pictures
    NB: Region 1 (USA) NTSC Only - You need to play this on your computer or have a region-free dvd player
    • DVD£19.99
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    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...
      Malcolm XA Spike Lee FilmA Spike Lee JointWarner Home Video
      Director, writer and producer Spike Lee's film about the life of the controversial black leader Malcolm X, who emerged from the streets to become a powerful...
      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...
      BlackA Film By Pierre LaffarguePlatform Entertainment Limited
      Pierre Laffargue writes and directs this blaxploitation-infused French fantasy action film. After a heist in Paris goes horribly wrong, Senegal-born bank...
      • DVD£6.99
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      The Best of Soul Cinema Foxy Brown / Coffy / Black Mama White MamaMGM
      Pam Grier was the baddest nubian goddess on the block and the undisputed queen of the Blaxpoitation genre. This box set brings together three of her finest...
      • 3×DVD£12.99
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      Charley-One-EyeStarring Richard RoundtreeOdeon Entertainment
      Don Chaffey directs this brutal 1970s western starring Richard Roundtree as a black soldier who kills an officer and deserts the army. On the run, he crosses...
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      One Down Two To GoStarring Richard Roundtree and Jim BrownVideo International
      Jim Brown, Fred Williamson, Jim Reilly and Richard Rowntree star in this classic black action film. Chuck, a karate promoter, is shot and wounded by hoodlums...
      • DVD£6.99
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      Gordon ParksPhotographer, Writer, Composer, Film MakerMelrose Square
      S/hand USA paperback.
      • Original Book (200g)£6.99
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      Fields Of VisionThe Photographs Of Gordon ParksThe Library Of Congress
      Born in 1912 in Fort Scott, Kansas, the youngest of fifteen children in a poor tenant-farming family, Gordon Parks was working odd jobs in Minnesota when...
      • Book (250g)£8.99
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      Women Of BlaxploitationHow The Black Action Film Heroine Changed American Popular CultureMcFarland & Co
      With the Civil Rights movement of the sixties fresh in their perspective, movie producers of the early 1970s began to make films aimed toward the underserved...
      • Book (350g)£25.00
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      Jack HillThe Exploitation And Blaxploitation Master, Film By FilmMcFarland & Co
      Jack Hill stands as one of the great B-movie directors and influenced an aspiring filmmaker named Quentin Tarantino. The director who gave the world Coffy,...
      • Book (300g)£34.99
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      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...
      Sweet Sweetback's Baadasssss SongSweet Sweetback's Baadasssss Song (1971)BFI
      Sweetback (Mario Van Peebles who also produces, edits and co-composes along with Earth, Wind & Fire) is an apolitical black sex performer who becomes...
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      SusStop & Search4 Digital Media
      Drama set on the night of the 1979 British election. The dead body of a pregnant woman is discovered and her husband, Delroy (Clint Dyer), finds himself...
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      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...
      • Original Book (700g)£60.00
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      Black DynamiteMusic Track From The Picture Black DynamiteWaxpoetics
      BACK IN STOCK Ace funky soundtrack from the 1970's on Waxpoetics! Jam packed with funky drum breaks, frenzied hi-hats, wah wah guitar, killer groovy...
      • Black Dynamite – Helicop
      • Black Dynamite – Drama Backcloth 3
      • Black Dynamite – Scenechange 3A
      • Black Dynamite – Action In Memphis
      • CD£14.99
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      The Final Comedown(1972)Platinum Disc Corporation
      Yes! This is the film from which the soundtrack was released by Grant Green on Blue Note. Denied a job because of his colour, Johnny Johnson joins a...
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      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
      Blaxploitation CinemaThe Essential Reference GuideFAB Press
      We say: This is the best book on black action films available. They say: Dazzling, highly stylized, excessively violent and brimming with sex, Blaxploitation...
      • Book (750g)£14.99
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      Black ShampooStarring John DanielsVCI Entertainment
      He's Bad... He's Mean... He's A Lovin' Machine!! When He's Mad... He's Mean... He's a Killing Machine! John Daniels stars as Jonathan Knight, the...
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      Short Eyes (1977)Dir. by Robert Young, Music by Curtis Mayfield.Metrodome
      Curtis Mayfield scored and composed the music for this realist portrait of New York melting-pot style prison life in 1977 - with a music style featuring...
      • DVD£8.99
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      Shaft In AfricaOST by Johnny Pate (1973)ABC Records/Probe
      Classic funky blaxploitation soundtrack rarity that's even better than the well known Isaac Hayes soundtrack to the first Shaft film! A frenzy of horn...
      • Shaft In Africa – You Can't Even Walk In The Park
      • Shaft In Africa – Are You Man Enough (Main Title)
      • Shaft In Africa – Shaft in Africa (Addis)
      • Shaft In Africa – El Jardia
      • Shaft In Africa – Truck Stop
      • Reissue LP£11.99
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      The Education of Sonny CarsonDirected by Michael Campus & Starring Rony ClantonKit Parker Films
      A serious black action film. The Education of Sonny Carson is a 1974 film based on the best-selling autobiography of Sonny Carson who joined a gang and...
      • NTSC DVD£12.99
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      Black Sister's RevengeBlack Sister's Revenge (1976)Sony BMG
      Sisters are doing it for themselves. Black action female trio of women sho nuff moves as they deal with drug dealers and the cops. It's camp, funky, it's...
      • NTSC DVD£11.99
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      Cornbread, Earl And Me (1974) & Cooley High (1975)Double DVD Set20th Century Fox
      Two essential movies that came under the 'Blaxploitation' genre in the mid-70s but are both movies that stepped way-out of the usual. Two killer films...
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      Sheba, Baby (1975)/ The Monkey Hustle (1976)Starring Pam Grier & Yaphet KottoMGM
      Pam Grier is Sheba Payne, no-nonsense (but always stylish) private detective searching out the mob. At the height of her career (after the success of Coffy...
      • NTSC DVD£13.99
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      Trouble Man (1972)With Music By Marvin Gaye20th Century Fox
      Robert Hooks is 'Troubleman', super cool private eye who makes some nice moves and delivers some deadpan lines whilst Marvin Gaye's killer soundtrack plays...
      • NTSC DVD£7.99
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      Slaughter / Slaughter's Big Rip-Off (1972/73)Starring Jim BrownMGM
      Two essential black action films, both starring the great Jim Brown as hired gunman Jim Slaughter. "Slaughter's Big Rip-Off" features James Brown's killer...
      • 2×NTSC DVD£18.99
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      That Man Bolt (1973)Starring Fred WilliamsonUniversal
      Fred Williamson (Jefferson Bolt) is a groovy mutha - Private Detective fighting a war against The Man. Stopping druglords, a hit with the ladies. Sounds...
      • NTSC DVD£11.99
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      Black Dynamite (2008)He's Super Bad. He's Outta Sight. He's...Sony Pictures
      Really funny and clever new update/version of black action films. Lots of on-purpose mike booms in shot, continuity slip-ups all with excellent Sharon...
      • NTSC DVD£12.99
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      Grant GreenThe Final Comedown (1972)Blue Note
      Super heavyweight funky Blue Note sound from 72 with guitarist Green recording the soundtrack to this rare black action film. ''Battle Scene" is an enormous...
        • Reissue LP£11.99
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        Shaft (1971)/ Shaft's Big Score! (1972/ Shaft In AfricaStarring Richard RountreeMGM DVD
        The three classic Black Action Films in one! Richard Roundtree stars in all three, soundtracks by (in order) Isaac Hayes, Gordon Parks and Johnny Pate....
        • NTSC DVD£11.99
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        Foxy BrownOriginal Soundtrack By Willie Hutch (1974)Motown
        Super funky soundtrack by Willie Hutch from the seminal 'Foxy Brown'!
          • Reissue LP£12.99
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          Cotton Comes To Harlem & Hell Up In HarlemBlack Action Film Double DVD Set20th Century Fox
          Two of the best black action films in one double dvd set! "Cotton Comes To Harlem" is one of the funniest, sharpest, funkiest of them all. Based on a novel...
          • 2×NTSC DVD£16.99
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          Adrian YoungeMusic Track From The Picture Black DynamiteLinear Labs
          Multi-instrumentalist Adrian Younge makes his debut on Wax Poetics Records with his original score to the Michael Jai White comedy Black Dynamite....
          • Adrian Younge – Black Dynamite Theme
          • Adrian Younge – Shine
          • Adrian Younge – Black They Back
          • Adrian Younge – Jimmy's Dead (Interlude)
          • New LP (Picture Disc)£23.99
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          • Instrumental LP£17.99
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          Blue Collar (1978)Starring Richard Pryor & Harvey KeitelUniversal Studios
          Zeke Brown (Richard Pryor) and Jerry Bartkowski (Harvey Keitel) work at an auto plant in recession-hit Detroit. Aware that union membership no longer guarantees...
          • DVD£6.99
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          My Brother's Wedding (1983)A Film By Charles BurnettBFI
          Low budget, tragicomic drama from acclaimed African-American director Charles Burnett. Set in South Central LA, the story focuses on Pierce Mundy (Everett...
          • DVD£8.99
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          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...
          Killer Of Sheep (1977)A Film By Charles BurnettBFI
          Low-budget, realist feature drama, recently rediscovered and restored, from acclaimed African-American director Charles Burnett. Stan (Henry G Sanders)...
          • DVD£6.99
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          The Spook Who Sat By The DoorOriginal Soundtrack By Herbie HancockUAR
          Super-rare soundtrack to the super-rare and highly controversial black action film banned for many years. Composed and conducted by Herbie Hancock.
            • Reissue LP£9.99
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