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Dynamite Brothers, The

The Dynamite Brothers (1974) Director: Al Adamson Writers: John D’Amato, Marvin Lagunoff and Jim Rein Starring: Alan Tang, Timothy Ray, Aldo Rey, Lam Ching-Ying, Carol Speed and James Hung The Plot: Our story immediately begins with Wei Chin (James Hong) showcasing his guards as they do a little Karate out in the front of his…

… Tick… Tick… Tick…

…tick… tick… tick… (1970) Director: Ralph Nelson Writers: James Lee Barrett Starring: Jim Brown, George Kennedy, and Fredric March The Plot: In a small southern county during the midst of the civil rights movement, trouble begins to brew. Jim Price (Jim Brown) is a well educated black man who is encouraged to run for sheriff…

Take a Hard Ride

Take A Hard Ride (1975) Director: Antonio Margheriti (as Anthony M. Dawson) Writers: Eric Bercovici & Jerrold L. Ludwig Starring: Fred Williamson, Jim Kelly, Lee Van Cleef and Jim Brown The Plot: Kiefer (Lee Van Cleef) is a bounty hunter who takes his job perhaps a little too serious. We learn this by watching him…

Penitentiary

Penitentiary (1979) Director: Jamaa Fanaka Writers: Jamaa Fanaka Starring: Leon Isaac Kennedy, Wilbur ‘Hi-Fi’ White and Thommy Pollard The Plot: Martel ‘Too Sweet’ Gordone (played by Leon Isaac Kennedy) is a tough young man who runs into some trouble with a couple of bikers who try their best to rough up a young prostitute. When…

Disco Godfather

The Plot: In the height of the disco age, our story focuses on a man named Tucker Williams who is best known by his alias, “The Disco Godfather” (played by Rudy Ray Moore). When the Godfather’s nephew, young Buckie, has his basketball scholarship dreams dashed by a friend who gives him a hot dose of…