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Writer:
Jack Hill (written by)
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Release Date:
5 April 1974 (USA) See more »
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Tagline:
Foxy is in town, so gather round and watch a real shake down. Cause she's got drive and that ain't jive. She don't bother to bring 'em back alive. See more »
Plot:
A voluptuous black woman takes a job as a high-class prostitute in order to get revenge on the mobsters who murdered her boyfriend. Full summary » | Add synopsis »
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User Reviews:
A Supa-Good Flick! See more (57 total) »

Cast

  (in credits order) (verified as complete)

Pam Grier ... Foxy Brown

Antonio Fargas ... Link Brown

Peter Brown ... Steve Elias

Terry Carter ... Michael Anderson
Kathryn Loder ... Katherine Wall

Harry Holcombe ... Judge Fenton

Sid Haig ... Hays

Juanita Brown ... Claudia
Sally Ann Stroud ... Deb

Bob Minor ... Oscar
Tony Giorgio ... Eddie

Fred Lerner ... Bunyon
Judith Cassmore ... Vicki (as Judy Cassmore)

H.B. Haggerty ... Brandi
Boyd 'Red' Morgan ... Slauson (as Boyd Red Morgan)
Jack Bernardi ... Tedesco
Robert Nadder ... Chemist
Brenda Venus ... Jennifer
Kimberly Hyde ... Arabella

Jon Cedar ... Dr. Chase
Ed Knight ... Adams
Esther Sutherland ... Nurse Crockett
Mary Foran ... Bartender
Jeannie Epper ... Bobbie
Stephanie Epper ... Jackie
Peaches Jones ... Barbara
Helen Boll ... Large Lady

Conrad Bachmann ... Roy
Russ Grieve ... George

Rodney Grier ... Dawes

Roydon Clark ... Sly (as Roydon E. Clark)
Don Gazzaniga ... O'Brien
Jay Fletcher ... Taco Cook
Gary Wright ... 1st Cop
Fred Murphy ... 2nd Cop
Edward Cross ... Willard
Larry Kinley Jr. ... Jason
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Colleen Brennan ... Hooker (uncredited)

Directed by
Jack Hill 
 
Writing credits
Jack Hill (written by)

Produced by
Buzz Feitshans .... producer
 
Original Music by
Willie Hutch 
 
Cinematography by
Brick Marquard (director of photography)
 
Film Editing by
Chuck McClelland 
 
Casting by
Betty Martin 
 
Art Direction by
Kirk Axtell  (as Kirk Axtel)
 
Set Decoration by
Charles B. Pierce  (as Charles Pierce)
 
Makeup Department
John Norin .... makeup artist
Mary Skolnik .... hair stylist
Bette Iverson .... hair stylist (uncredited)
 
Production Management
Frank Beetson .... production manager
Salvatore Billitteri .... post-production supervisor
David Sheldon .... production supervisor: AIP (uncredited)
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Frank Beetson .... first assistant director
Michael Messinger .... second assistant director
 
Art Department
Richard Evans .... assistant prop man
Tom Fairbanks .... property master (as Thomas Fairbanks)
Carlos Mora .... leadman (uncredited)
 
Sound Department
John Dignan .... sound mixer
Bill Marky .... boom man (as William Marky)
 
Special Effects by
Roy L. Downey .... special effects (as Roy Downey)
 
Stunts
Bob Minor .... stunt coordinator
Fred Carson .... stunt double (uncredited)
Roydon Clark .... stunts (uncredited)
Jadie David .... stunts (uncredited)
Jeannie Epper .... stunts (uncredited)
Stephanie Epper .... stunts (uncredited)
Kevin N. Johnston .... stunts (uncredited)
Peaches Jones .... stunts (uncredited)
Fred Lerner .... stunts (uncredited)
Boyd 'Red' Morgan .... stunts (uncredited)
Ernest Robinson .... stunt performer (uncredited)
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Vee Bodrero .... camera operator (as Vee Bordero)
Frank P. Flynn .... key grip (as Frank Flynn)
Gene Kearney .... grip
Calvin Maehl .... best boy electric (as Cal Maehl)
Ross A. Maehl .... gaffer (as Ross Maehl)
Richard Marks .... second assistant camera
Les Martin .... first assistant camera
Roland Bell .... still photographer (uncredited)
 
Casting Department
Beverly Israel .... casting secretary (uncredited)
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Lynette Bernay .... wardrobe woman (as Lynn Bernay)
James M. George .... wardrobe supervisor (as James George)
Ruthie West .... wardrobe: Miss Grier
 
Editorial Department
Bill Berry .... negative cutter
Hy Friedman .... assistant editor
Jeff Chaves .... colorist: digital color correction (uncredited)
 
Location Management
Donald Heitzer .... location associate (as Don Heitzer)
 
Music Department
Willie Hutch .... conductor
Willie Hutch .... music arranger
Willie Hutch .... music producer
Ernie Watts .... musician: flute (uncredited)
 
Transportation Department
Paul Casella Jr. .... transportation captain
Walt Freitas .... transportation driver (uncredited)
Jerry F. Johnson .... transportation driver (uncredited)
 
Other crew
Irene Barbas .... assistant to producer
Irene Barbas .... production secretary
Anita Mann .... main title choreography
Jake McKinney .... publicity man (as J.K. McKinney)
Karen Rasch .... script supervisor
Paul Roedl .... auditor
Elaine Gyorke .... production assistant (uncredited)
Homer Sharavsky .... craft service (uncredited)
 

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Runtime:
92 min | Germany:87 min
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1.85 : 1 See more »
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Did You Know?

Trivia:
Filming took a total of 17 days.See more »
Goofs:
Continuity: When Foxy and Claudia are in the hotel room with the Judge, they remove his boxer shorts. While removing his shorts, it is clear that the Judge isn't wearing any shoes, only socks. Then when the Judge is pushed and falls into the hallway, socks are visible on his feet (w/out shoes). Moments later when he is seen by the women in the hallway, he is suddenly wearing shoes and socks.See more »
Quotes:
Foxy Brown:[to Link] Now I only got so much control, and you'd better tell me who they are, or I'm liable to put one of these between your eyes, no matter what mama'd say.See more »
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Soundtrack:
Theme Of Foxy BrownSee more »

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11 out of 14 people found the following review useful.
A Supa-Good Flick!, 27 August 2003
Author: foxycoffy from Orange County, California

With "Coffy", Pam Grier showed that she could cream both the bad guys and the box office, but it was this film that catapulted her to a level of iconic stardom that not only preceded "Charlie's Angels", but provided the blueprint. Supa-bad Foxy Brown is a smart and sexy renegade out to exact revenge for the murder of her lover, who was an undercover federal agent. Behind the death is Miss Katharine (played with delicious, lupine subtlety by the late Katheryn Loder), a wicked madam who orders her bumbling drug-running henchman to do her evil bidding. Katharine's aided by her right-hand man, Steve, who later finds himself in quite a pickle when up against the fury of a woman scorned. Foxy's a whole lotta' woman who's got what it takes to beat the baddies at their own game---a voluptuous body (perfect for going undercover as one of Miss Katherine's prostitutes), a pistol-packin' Afro, and, most importantly, a "black belt in barstools". Backed by Jack Hill's slick direction and a crunchy, soulful Willie Hutch soundtrack, this movie is a modern classic that surpasses the Blaxploitation genre in which it evolved.

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