Night Moves / UK premiere

Black Dynamite

  • Scott Sanders /
  • USA /
  • 2009 /
  • 84 mins

Michael Jai White, Obba Babatunde, Kevin Chapman, Tommy Davidson, Richard Edson, Arsenio Hall, Darrel Heath, Buddy Lewis / Fiction / English

Move over Shaft: there’s a new hero taking it to the streets.

Director: Scott Sanders
Producers: Jon Steingart, Jenny Wiener Steingart
Exec Producers: Deanna Berkeley, James Berkeley
Scriptwriters: Michael Jai White, Scott Sanders, Byron Minns
Editor: Adrian Younge
DoP: Shawn Maurer
Production Designer: Denise Pizzini
Music: Adrian Younge

Cast: Michael Jai White, Obba Babatunde, Kevin Chapman, Tommy Davidson, Richard Edson, Arsenio Hall, Darrel Heath, Buddy Lewis

Production Company:
Ars Nova, 511 West 54th Street, New York City, NY 10019, USA
tel: +1 212 586 4200, fax: +1 212 389 1908

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  • #1 Lindsay Hutton / Sunday 21 June, 2009 / 11:29 GMT

    Nonsense. Seek out Dolemite or The Human Tornado on dvd instead.
    Attention to detail maybe but no soul whatsoever.
  • #2 Doug Kelly / Monday 22 June, 2009 / 09:14 GMT

    Lindsay Hutton's comment is what is "nonsense". One of the finest blacksploitation films ever crafted - you'll be crying with laughter throughout. Absolute spoof genius.
  • #3 Lindsay Hutton / Monday 22 June, 2009 / 09:19 GMT

    It was a spoof? Oh that's where I went wrong. Or perhaps not. I hope that the ghost of Rudy Ray Moore haunts all concerned.
  • #4 Doug Kelly / Wednesday 24 June, 2009 / 13:33 GMT

    Maybe you've got no taste. Or perhaps you just didn't "get it".
  • #5 / Wednesday 24 June, 2009 / 13:46 GMT

    I loved it! Yup perhaps she didn't "get it", unlike the rest of us who were roaring with laughter in FH1 on Sat night. A great piece of film making, animation and soundtrack brilliant!
  • #6 Daniel Bartley / Thursday 25 June, 2009 / 09:18 GMT

    Fantastic movie, I was laughing the whole way through. If you liked Garth Marenghi's Darkplace, you'll love this.
  • #7 Lindsay Hutton / Monday 29 June, 2009 / 13:24 GMT

    It's true. I have no taste and didn't get it. Oh yeah, I did rate "Darkplace" but not this sorry extended exercise. You people are evidently very easily pleased. Just sayin'...

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