If you haven’t seen this movie it gets my gold star – especially for fashion ideas!
Foxy Brown’s boyfriend is a federal narcotics agent with a brand new identity and plastic surgery, to protect him from the sinister heroin/call girl ring that wants his blood. But Foxy’s brother Link fingers him to protect his own hide. When the boyfriend gets iced, Foxy’s out for justice… and revenge.
As I said in my Black Dynamite review, blaxploitation is a genre I’m not very familiar with. Shaft, Superfly, a couple of others, but that’s it. In fact, except for Jackie Brown and a few minor roles here and there, this is my first Pam Grier movie. So I have little feel for the nuances and hidden pleasures of the genre, no sense of history with it. I would like to see more just out of curiosity, but if I’m being totally honest, so far I haven’t gotten much out of these movies.
There is a lot…
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