DVD & Blu-ray review: Foxy Brown on Blu-ray (18)
Jack Hill DVD/Blu-ray (92mins)
Friday 21 June 2013
Antonio Fargas, who was Huggy Bear in Starsky and Hutch, is a highlight as Foxy Brown’s lowlife younger brother in this riotous slice of blaxploitation from 1974.
Pam Grier compels as the buttock-kicking heroine exacting revenge on the mobsters who slayed her undercover agent boyfriend.
And why are 'southern' ways of speaking spreading north?
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