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Wednesday, October 31, 2012

Original Gangstas (1996)

  • Fred Williamson
  • Jim Brown
  • Pam Grier
Marvin Bookman is a small shop owner in Gary, Indiana, USA. After he sees a drive-by shooting of Laurie Thompson's son by a local gang, he gives up the license number of the car to the police. The gang doesn't like this so they go to the store and rough him up. Soon, John Bookman comes to town to set the wrong things right. With the help of Laurie and his old friend Jake, they attempt to take back the streets and show the new breed of gang members what the true originals can do.

Skin Game (1971)

  • James Garner
  • Louis Gossett Jr.
  • Susan Clark
Quincy Drew and his black friend Jason O'Rourke have pulled off every dodge known for conning a well-heeled sucker, but it wasn't until they hit on the old skin game that they started to clean up. The game is simple. Jason, though born a free man in New Jersey, poses as Quincy's slave as the pair ride through Missouri and Kansas in 1857. Quincy picks a likely mark in each town, sells Jason to him for top money and rides out of town. Then Quincy and Jason get back together on the road to another town, because if Jason can't just run off after dark, Quincy finds a way to spring him loose.

The Sheriff (1971)


It's an anti racist tale. The sheriff - Davis - makes an inquiry into a rape affair. And the rapist is a white man - Ross Martin himself, the mighty Wild Wild West Arthemus Gordon. His character is nearly as good as the one he had in EXPERIMENT IN TERROR. A nasty one. A f...racist you want to be punished. The study of characters is very good, and the acting too.

Friday, October 19, 2012

Various Artist - Fist of Power (2012)

01. Fist of Power Intro
02. Scene 1(Operation 'The Man')
03. At the Blax-Fu
04. Master Blax
05. The plan against 'The Man' [Cold]
06. It's the Jake [Cops]
07. My Blax Business, Not Yours
08. Battle
09. Blax Fist!
10. Sagittarius Blax
11. Get Over
12. Orint Oggie
13. Blax-Fu Love
14. Sparring against Master
15. Train Harder!
16. Funkmaster Blax
17. Survival
18. Chased by the 'The Man'
19. Return Of The Dragon
20. The Kung Fu
21. Ending Credits
If I had a soundtrack this is what it would sound like. It would be a Blax-Fu style martial arts film. The selection of music for this compilation is a combination of library, rare funk and grooves. A particular sound was sought out and the main instruments that drives this soundtrack consist of flutes, drums, horns, and bass guitar.

The track listing of this compilation is geared to give you a feel of what this "fake" movie would be like. I'm just having fun so enjoy the compilation and expect more like this in the future.

Thursday, October 18, 2012

Rheet Taylor and Sonny Smith - Super Spook (1972)

01. Main Title Theme - Rheet Taylor
02. Super Spook - Sonny Smith
03. Go'on With Your Bad Self - Sonny Smith
04. The Chase - Rheet Taylor
Killer tracks composed by Rheet Taylor and performed by Sonny Smith. There was a rare 45 released by Sonny Smith containing "Super Spook" and "Go'on With Your Bad Self". The two tracks by Rheet Taylor was ripped from the movie.

Monday, October 15, 2012

Willie Colon & Ruben Blades - The Last Fight (1982)

01 - Yo Puedo Vivir Del Amor
02 - Andanza
03 - Cimarron
04 - What Happened
05 - Venganza
06 - Y Tu Abuela
A movie soundtrack. This sounds like it was cut in a weekend: the two new Blades compositions are tossoffs, and the rest is rearrangements of standards. By this point Blades was seeking to complete his Fania contract as rapidly as possible. But Colón's band is so good even the most mediocre material holds your interest, and Blades' "What Happened" is amusing. (DBW)

Sunday, October 14, 2012

Who's The Man (1993)

  • Ed Lover
  • Doctor Dré
  • Badja Djola
Ed Lover and Doctor Dre are two inept barbers. Deciding that maybe they ought to find another line of work, they join the police. A big mistake, as far as their duty sergeant, Sgt Cooper is concerned, who proceeds to harass them at every turn. Despite this, they discover a major crime, and proceed to solve them in their own unusual fashion.

Friday, October 12, 2012

Life, U.S.A. - Black Force (1975)

Life, U.S.A.
Black Force [a.k.a. Force Four] (1975)
Original Soundtrack Score

1. Force Four Theme 
2. Evil
3. Loving You Is So Beautiful
4. Fistful of Force
5. Lock Up Time
6. Tretra Circle
There is absolutely nothing available online about this funky soul group Life, U.S.A. I got the information from the movie poster and the end credits of the movie. I came up with a few titles, which are in the movie performed very well. Enjoy!

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