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Black Caesar

Author: Larry CohenGloria HendryFred WilliamsonD'Urville MartinJulius W HarrisAll authors
Publisher: Chicago, IL : Olive Films, [2015]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Tommy Gibbs is a tough kid, raised in the ghetto, who aspires to be a kingpin criminal. As a young boy, his leg is broken by a bad cop on the take, during a payoff gone bad. Nursing his vengeance, he rises to power in New York City's Harlem. Angry at the racist society around him, both criminal and straight, he sees the acquisition of power as the solution to his rage.
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Motion pictures
Drama
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Larry Cohen; Gloria Hendry; Fred Williamson; D'Urville Martin; Julius W Harris; George Folsey, Jr.; James Brown; Fenton Hamilton; Larco Productions Inc.,; Olive Films,
OCLC Number: 921154404
Notes: Title from web page.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1973.
Widescreen (1.85:1).
Credits: Music composed and performed by James Brown ; cinematographer, Fenton Hamilton ; editor, George Folsey Jr.
Cast: Fred Williamson, Gloria Hendry, Julius W Harris, D'urville Martin, Val Avery, Phillip Roye.
Target Audience: Rating: R.
Description: 1 videodisc (95 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation ; region 1 ; Dolby digital.
Responsibility: a Larco production ; directed by Larry Cohen.

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Tommy Gibbs is a tough kid, raised in the ghetto, who aspires to be a kingpin criminal. As a young boy, his leg is broken by a bad cop on the take, during a payoff gone bad. Nursing his vengeance, he rises to power in New York City's Harlem. Angry at the racist society around him, both criminal and straight, he sees the acquisition of power as the solution to his rage.

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