“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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Goodreads is the world’s largest site for readers with over 50 million essenntial. It breaks down like this This is the first FAB Press book I’ve read that didn’t totally blow me away, but it’s still well worth a read Despite a lot of good information, and a comprehensive section in which the author does short reviews of TONS of films, this book clearly needed at least one more read by a good copy editor.
Twenty five years after they first thrilled audiences the body of films known as blaxploitation are enjoying a renaissance. In the end, I was pretty disappointed in this guide.
This is the first FAB Press book I’ve read that didn’t totally blow me away, but it’s still well worth a read. Despite a lot of good information, and gujde comprehensive section in which the author does short reviews of TONS of films, this book clearly needed at least one more read by a good copy editor.
Exploitation movie collectors will find many titles needed for their collection! This is the primary reference book on the genre, covering not just the films’ heyday but the entire decade Thanks for telling us about the problem.
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