Difference between revisions of "The Black Godfather"

From The Grindhouse Cinema Database

 
Line 2: Line 2:
   <div class="large-6 columns">'''[[/Review|The Black Godfather]]''' ([[:Category:1974|1974]], [[:Category:USA|USA]]) is a [[:Category:Blaxploitation|Blaxploitation]]-[[:Category:Crime|Crime]] film directed by John Evans.
   <div class="large-6 columns">'''[[/Review|The Black Godfather]]''' ([[:Category:1974|1974]], [[:Category:USA|USA]]) is a [[:Category:Blaxploitation|Blaxploitation]]-[[:Category:Crime|Crime]] film directed by John Evans.
*'''Contents''': [[/Trailer|Watch Trailer]] | [[/Review|Film Review]] | [[/DVD|Available DVDs]] | [[The Black Godfather (1971)|Poster Art]] | [[/Press Kit|Press Kit]]
*'''Contents''': [[/Trailer|Watch Trailer]] | [[/Review|Film Review]] | [[/DVD|Available DVDs]] | [[The Black Godfather (1971)|Poster Art]] | [[/Press Kit|Press Kit]]
*'''Featured in''': [[Martial Arts 50 Movie Pack Collection]]
[[File:Blackgofd.jpg]]
[[File:Blackgofd.jpg]]
</div><div class="large-6 columns">
</div><div class="large-6 columns">
====Main Details====
 
===Main Details===
* Released in 1974
* Released in 1974
* Color
* Color
Line 10: Line 12:
* Production Co: Cougar Productions
* Production Co: Cougar Productions
* Distribution Co: Cinemation Industries (1974) (USA) (theatrical) | Prima Film (1975) (Canada) (theatrical)
* Distribution Co: Cinemation Industries (1974) (USA) (theatrical) | Prima Film (1975) (Canada) (theatrical)
* Directed by John Evans
* Written and Directed by John Evans
* Written by John Evans
* Starring Rod Perry, Damu King, Don Chastain
* Starring Rod Perry, Damu King, Don Chastain, Diane Sommerfield, Jimmy Witherspoon, Duncan McLeod, Tony Burton
* Produced by John Evans, Jerry Gross
* Produced by John Evans, Jerry Gross
* Original Music by Phil Moore, Martin Yarbrough
* Original Music by Phil Moore, Martin Yarbrough
* Cinematography by Jack Steely
* Cinematography by Jack Steely
* Film Editing by James Christopher
* Film Editing by James Christopher
====Taglines====
 
===Plot Summary===
*J.J., a rising star in the crime scene, is in the process of consolidating his power over the neighborhood. One of the only remaining obstacles is the heroin cartel is understandably reluctant to abandon such a lucrative market.
 
===Taglines===
* There's A New Godfather in Town ... Sucka!
* There's A New Godfather in Town ... Sucka!
* There's A New Godfather In Town... ...and everybody want his body - The F.B.I. ... some very foxy chicks... and the Mafia!
* There's A New Godfather In Town... ...and everybody want his body - The F.B.I. ... some very foxy chicks... and the Mafia!
* There's A New Godfather In Town...
* There's A New Godfather In Town...
====Synopsis====
 
J.J. (Rod Perry), a rising star in the black crime scene, is in the process of consolidating his power over the neighborhood. One of the only remaining obstacles is the white heroin cartel that is understandably reluctant to abandon such a lucrative market. Tensions rise, and an explosive confrontation is the result. (Wikipedia)
</div></div>
__NOTOC__
__NOTOC__
[[Category:1974|Black Godfather]][[Category:Films|Black Godfather]][[Category: Blaxploitation|Black Godfather]][[Category:Crime|Black Godfather]][[Category:Cinemation|Black Godfather]][[Category:Jerry Gross|Black Godfather, The]][[Category:USA|Black Godfather]]
[[Category:1974|Black Godfather]][[Category:Films|Black Godfather]][[Category: Blaxploitation|Black Godfather]][[Category:Crime|Black Godfather]][[Category:Cinemation|Black Godfather]][[Category:Jerry Gross|Black Godfather, The]][[Category:USA|Black Godfather]]

Latest revision as of 01:33, 1 October 2022

Main Details

  • Released in 1974
  • Color
  • Running Time: 90 Min.
  • Production Co: Cougar Productions
  • Distribution Co: Cinemation Industries (1974) (USA) (theatrical) | Prima Film (1975) (Canada) (theatrical)
  • Written and Directed by John Evans
  • Starring Rod Perry, Damu King, Don Chastain
  • Produced by John Evans, Jerry Gross
  • Original Music by Phil Moore, Martin Yarbrough
  • Cinematography by Jack Steely
  • Film Editing by James Christopher

Plot Summary

  • J.J., a rising star in the crime scene, is in the process of consolidating his power over the neighborhood. One of the only remaining obstacles is the heroin cartel is understandably reluctant to abandon such a lucrative market.

Taglines

  • There's A New Godfather in Town ... Sucka!
  • There's A New Godfather In Town... ...and everybody want his body - The F.B.I. ... some very foxy chicks... and the Mafia!
  • There's A New Godfather In Town...
Newsletter
  • Grindhouse Database Newsletter
  • Exploitation books
  • Kung fu movies
  • Giallo BluRay