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Slaughter (1972)

Slaughter, a former Green Beret, avenges the killing of loved ones by the Mob, and in so doing is coerced by the Feds into traveling to Mexico to finish off surviving mobsters.

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Slaughter
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Ann
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Dominic Hoffo
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A.W. Price
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Harry
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Kim
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Frank
Marion Brash ...
Jenny
Norman Alfe ...
Mario Felice
Eddie Lo Russo ...
Little Al (as Eddie LoRusso)
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Eddie
Roger Cudney ...
Gio (as Roger C. Cudney)
Lance Winston ...
Intern
Juan José Laboriel ...
Uncle (as Juan Jose Laboriel)
Francisca López de Laboriel ...
Aunt (as Francisca Lopes De Laboriel)
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Slaughter, a former Green Beret, avenges the killing of loved ones by the Mob, and in so doing is coerced by the Feds into traveling to Mexico to finish off surviving mobsters.

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It's not only his name it's his business and sometimes--his pleasure! See more »

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12 September 1974 (Mexico)  »

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Kill Julian Drake  »

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Trivia

One of Jim Brown's three favorite films he starred in: the other two are "The Dirty Dozen" and "Mars Attacks!". See more »

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At the very beginning of the film, Slaughter's father is seen sitting in his car, turns the key, and it explodes. The entire car is engulfed in flames, which shoot 20 feet into the air; the camera lingers on the inferno. The very next scene, we see Slaughter sitting in the ER. The doctor comes out of surgery and tells him that his father didn't make it. I'll say...the man was cremated. See more »

Quotes

Hoffo: [Hoffo sees Ann staring at Slaughter] What are you looking at?
Ann: A handsome man.
Hoffo: [Under his breath] Lousy, stinking nigger.
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Referenced in Inglourious Basterds (2009) See more »

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Theme from Slaughter
Written and performed by Billy Preston
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"You jam it straight up your ass, white man."
16 November 2016 | by (USA) – See all my reviews

After his parents are killed by the mob, a former Green Beret (Jim Brown) joins forces with "The Man" to get his revenge. An enjoyable Blaxploitation film that's not without its share of flaws. Obviously, NFL great Jim Brown's acting leaves a lot to be desired. He doesn't do well in the quieter, more emotional scenes. When he's ticked off and kicking butt, though, he's fun to watch. Cameron Mitchell is fine as a cop. Rip Torn is the villain and he spends most of the movie squinting and saying the N word. Don Gordon is amusing as a sort of comic relief sidekick. Highlight of the movie is sexy Stella Stevens, in particular her memorable nude scenes. This isn't one of my favorite Blaxploitation flicks but it's solid with some nice action and T&A. Give it a look if you're a fan of the genre or a fan of nice boobs.


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