Baadasssss Cinema

  • 2002
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Documentary

English director Isaac Julien's history of blaxploitation movies, whose title is a play on Melvin Van Peebles's pioneering 1971 SWEET SWEETBACK'S BAADASSS SONG, may not be the last word on the genre. But as quick and dirty overviews go, it's a blast. Blaxploitation movies burned bright and flamed out fast; born in 1971, they were gasping their last degenerate...read more

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  • Released: 2002
  • Rating: NR
  • Review: English director Isaac Julien's history of blaxploitation movies, whose title is a play on Melvin Van Peebles's pioneering 1971 SWEET SWEETBACK'S BAADASSS SONG, may not be the last word on the genre. But as quick and dirty overviews go, it's a blast. Blaxp… (more)

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