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J.D.'s Revenge (1976)

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A docile black law student is possessed by a 1940's mobster in mid-70's New Orleans. The mobster seeks revenge upon the people who killed him and his sister.

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Rev. Elija Bliss (as Lou Gossett)
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Christella
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Tony (as Carl Crudup)
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Carl (as James Louis Watkins)
Fred Pinkard ...
Theotis Bliss
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Sara Divine
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Roberta Bliss / Betty Jo
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J.D. Walker
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Phyllis
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Enoch Land
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Capt. Turner
Paul Galloway ...
Garage Man
Barbara Tasker ...
Sheryl
Tom Alden ...
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A docile black law student is possessed by a 1940's mobster in mid-70's New Orleans. The mobster seeks revenge upon the people who killed him and his sister. Written by du proserpio <tonypuma@hotmail.com>

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A Story of Possession and Diabolical Reincarnation! See more »


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25 August 1976 (USA)  »

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Ghostface Killah sampled the "That was the best fuckin I ever had/That's because you been dealin with Dasheese /You gotta leave? Where you goin sugar?/I got business to take care of" dialogue for the song "Wildflower" on his 1996 album "Ironman." See more »

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I Will Never Let You Go
Lyrics by Joseph A. Greene
Music by Robert Prince and Joseph A. Greene
Sung by Joseph A. Greene
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This movie is a collector's item in my opinion.
23 February 2008 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I saw this movie when it first hit the big screen in the mid 70's. I enjoyed it so much that Glenn Turman was the first actor I was inspired to do research on. When I found out he was married to Aretha Franklin, I really kept up with him. This is one of those flicks I can enjoy with company even if they've seen it before. One of those movies you can enjoy two or three times a year , like "The Five Heartbeats". I'm talking classic. It must have had some strong financial backing because the production quality was beautiful also. I don't have it in my sparse collection yet, but I'm going to get it. I don't know what it'll cost but if I have to, I'll pay as much as $20.00 for it. I know a few people I'd like to treat to a viewing of JD's Revenge.


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