Essays Tagged: "Blaxploitation"

The Black Exploitation Era

ck-hand side?" You can probably find the answer in a black film from the time period dubbed as the "blaxploitation" era of film.While Sidney Poitier, was making it alright to be an acceptable, middle- ... the streets. From the early 60's until the mid 70's black film as we know it would experience the "blaxploitation" era of black film history. This period also provided us with three people that would ...

(3 pages) 27 0 0.0 Apr/2007

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History


llywood once again became a thriving market. The 70's and 80's saw the emergence of genre revision, blaxploitation, the blockbuster movie, and the surge of independent works. It was also during these ...

(4 pages) 7 0 0.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Popular Film - Blaxploitation an analysis of Shaft

eleased by major and independent studios that hyped major black characters and themes. Prior to the Blaxploitation era black actors had been relinquished to playing small parts that usually presented ... etback's Baadasss Song" showed a black man coming out on top over the white establishment. The term blaxploitation both helped and destroyed the genre. While many blaxploitation films were box office ...

(8 pages) 77 0 4.1 Oct/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies