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24 Dynamite Blaxploitation Movie Posters

by | January 9, 2018 | Comments

Taraji P. Henson plays a Boston hitwoman turned good in Proud Mary — a movie whose premise, poster and title treatment scream blaxploitation throwback. This subgenre is a fixture of cinema’s 1970s makeup, as black performers rose to hero status against The Man in typically rough-and-tumble films. This week’s gallery looks at this era of bygone swank with 24 dynamite blaxploitation posters from the ’70s.

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