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  • Friday Foster: A Reversal of Genre Fortunes

    Friday Foster: A Reversal of Genre Fortunes

    Starring: Pam Grier, Yaphet Kotto, Godfrey Cambridge, Thalmus Rasulala, Ted Lange, Eartha Kitt, Scatman Crothers, Carl Weathers and Julius Harris. Based on the syndicated newspaper comic strip of the same name, 1975’s Friday Foster stars Pam Grier in what would be her final film with American International Pictures. Directed by blaxploitation veteran Arthur Marks, Friday…

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  • DeaconsDen Classic Reaction – Wyatt Earp

    This is my first watch of Wyatt Earp. I’ve owned the dvd for years because I love westerns and never watched it. I know of it’s reputation and I always had to wonder is it that bad?  The answer is no.  Wyatt Earp is well directed by Lawrence Kasdan. Kevin Costner does serviceable work as…

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  • Reacting to the Short Films of Melvin Van Peebles

    2021 saw the loss of Melvin Van Peebles. A trailblazer in cinema who came into the art with his own voice and style. His cinematic language was unfiltered and this was unquestioned in every facet of his work which was not only film, but music, theater and literature. I acquired the Melvin Van Peebles: Essential…

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