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The Black Godfather
The Black Godfather
Actors: Rod Perry, Damu King, Don Chastain, Diane Sommerfield, Jimmy Witherspoon
Director: John Evans
Genres: Action & Adventure, Drama, Cult Movies, Mystery & Suspense
R     2002     1hr 30min

: In this John Evans' directed 1974 blaxploitation classic Rod Perry leads an all-star cast in the grueling story of a hood clawing his way to the top of an urban drug-selling mob. Starting as just a small-time numbers ru...  more »

     
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Actors: Rod Perry, Damu King, Don Chastain, Diane Sommerfield, Jimmy Witherspoon
Director: John Evans
Creators: Jack Steely, John Evans, James Christopher, Jerry Gross
Genres: Action & Adventure, Drama, Cult Movies, Mystery & Suspense
Sub-Genres: Crime, Drama, Blaxploitation, Mystery & Suspense
Studio: Bci / Eclipse
Format: DVD - Color
DVD Release Date: 01/01/2002
Original Release Date: 09/03/1974
Theatrical Release Date: 09/03/1974
Release Year: 2002
Run Time: 1hr 30min
Screens: Color
Number of Discs: 1
SwapaDVD Credits: 1
Total Copies: 0
Members Wishing: 1
MPAA Rating: R (Restricted)
Languages: English
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Movie Reviews

Mediocre action movie!
Mitch Cumstein | San Diego, CA USA | 06/08/2001
(5 out of 5 stars)

"Leroy Jackson is one bad moutha!!! He's wanted by the Mafia, the FBI, drug dealers, and many others!!!Leroy Jackson was one of the first black toughguy characters. Leroy does things his own way. It's his way or the highway.He's also loved by the ladies. He has a way with street hookers. They don't even make him pay!!!Anyway, the script is great and the acting is top-notch. Everyone's trying to keep Leroy down, but he refuses to stay down. My favorite scene is where Leroy is jaywalking and a driver honks at him to get out of the way. An incensed Leroy yells "Kiss my black ***!" Where did the writers come up with such dialogue?!!Buy the Black Godfather. It's a classic!"