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Boss Nigger

Boss Nigger theatrical poster
Directed by Jack Arnold
Written by Jack Williamson
Starring Fred Williamson

D'Urville Martin Image File history File links Wiki_letter_w. ... Image File history File links Size of this preview: 377 × 598 pixel Image in higher resolution (400 × 635 pixel, file size: 65 KB, MIME type: image/jpeg) This is a poster for the movie Boss Nigger. ... Fred The Hammer Williamson (born March 5, 1938 in Gary, Indiana) was a star defensive player in the American Football League during the 1960s, playing for the Oakland Raiders and later the Kansas City Chiefs. ... DUrville Martin (February 11, 1939-May 28, 1984) was an African-American actor and director from New York, New York known for playing Willie Green in the Rudy Ray Moore 1975 blaxploitation classic Dolemite in which he also directed the film. ...


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Distributed by Dimension Pictures
Release date(s) 1975
Running time 87 min.
Country USA
Language English
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Boss Nigger is a 1975 blaxploitation film directed by Jack Arnold. Sweet Sweetback’s Baadasssss Song (Melvin Van Peebles 1971) Blaxploitation is a film genre that emerged in the United States in the early 1970s when many exploitation films were made that targeted the urban African American audience; the word itself is a combination of the words black and exploitation. Blaxploitation... This article needs to be cleaned up to conform to a higher standard of quality. ...


Plot summary

Two black bounty hunters, "Boss Nigger" and Amos (Fred Williamson and D'Urville Martin) ride into a small town out West in pursuit of an outlaw. They discover that the town has no sheriff, and soon take over that position, much against the will of the mostly white townsfolk. They raise hell, chase women, and milk the locals for cash, while waiting for the opportunity to get their man. Fred The Hammer Williamson (born March 5, 1938 in Gary, Indiana) was a star defensive player in the American Football League during the 1960s, playing for the Oakland Raiders and later the Kansas City Chiefs. ... DUrville Martin (February 11, 1939-May 28, 1984) was an African-American actor and director from New York, New York known for playing Willie Green in the Rudy Ray Moore 1975 blaxploitation classic Dolemite in which he also directed the film. ...


External links

  • Trailer on Youtube

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Angelika (1658 words)
I don't know about you, but I'm getting tired of hearing that some celebrity said "The N Word" or some other word that is offensive to one particular group of society and got fired.
She said "It was either hit the nigger or hit the wall, so I hit the wall." I said "Why didn't you hit the nigger?" You should have seen her face!
Anyway, when I was 15, my father died and my mother moved us (Just me and her by then) back to the south to be near her family.
washingtonpost.com: Nigger: The Strange Career of a Troublesome Word (1782 words)
Nigger was also a standard element in Senator Huey P. Long's vocabulary, though many fls appreciated the Louisiana Democrat's notable reluctance to indulge in race baiting.
Nor was nigger confined to the language of local figures of limited influence.
When I went to the rear of the store, the boss and his son were washing their hands in the sink.
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