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Black Belt Jones (28-Jan-1974)

Director: Robert Clouse

Writers: Alexandra Rose; Alex Ross; Fred Weintraub; Oscar Williams

Keywords: Action/Adventure, Blaxploitation, Martial Arts

Mafia bosses want the land underneath Papa Byrd's inner city karate school, his refusal to sell resulting in his death. Papa's daughter Sydney also declines to sell; she teams up with former student Black Belt Jones to avenge his death. Genuinely funny and enjoyable blaxploitation film.

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Scatman Crothers
Jazz Musician
23-May-1910 22-Nov-1986 Jazz musician and actor
Jim Kelly
5-May-1946 29-Jun-2013 Enter the Dragon


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