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Foxy Brown (1974)

A voluptuous black woman takes a job as a high-class prostitute in order to get revenge on the mobsters who murdered her boyfriend.

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Slauson (as Boyd Red Morgan)
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A sexy black woman, Foxy Brown, seeks revenge when her government agent boyfriend Michael is shot down by gangsters led by the kinky couple of Steve Elias and Miss Katherine. Written by Marty McKee <mmckee@wkio.com>

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Don't mess aroun' with Foxy Brown Don't mess aroun' with Foxy Brown - She's the meanest chick in town! See more »

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Action | Crime | Thriller

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5 April 1974 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Burn, Coffy, Burn!  »

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$500,000 (estimated)
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1.85 : 1
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Trivia

Jack Hill specifically wrote the part of Katherine Wall for Kathryn Loder. See more »

Goofs

About halfway through the movie, Foxy is taken down in the dirt outside by a whip around her neck, and as she falls her brown skirt flips up and shows the inner yellow color. The camera immediately switches to another angle and her skirt is back down and not flipped up. See more »

Quotes

Michael Anderson: I don't know... vigilante justice?
Foxy Brown: It's as American as apple pie.
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Soundtracks

Give Me Some Of That Good Old Love
Written & Performed by Willie Hutch
Backing Vocals by Carol Willis, Julia Waters (as Julia Tillman) and Maxine Waters Willard (as Maxine Willard)
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Hilariously over-the-top, cheesy sex and violence. And Pam Grier is hot.
15 January 2010 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This is shamelessly trashy. And very cheesy. And aside from Ms Grier, the acting is soap opera-grade. And its hilariously dated. And just all around hilarious. And Pam Grier is one sexy bad-ass chick. Or rather: Superbad! Can you dig it?

The gun hidden in the afro was a nice touch.

So was the death-by-airplane-propeller.

And the brawl in the lesbian bar.

And the revenge-by-manhood-removal.

We get to see her boobs. Large, shapely boobs.

I was hugely entertained.

There really isn't more that I need to say.


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