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  1. The Swinging CheerleadersRead the original story

    Jul 21, 2016 | DVD Verdict

    ... This brings us to The Swinging Cheerleaders , Hill's 1974 sexploitation movie made between the greatness of his Pam Grier films and Switchblade Sisters (aka The Jezebels ). Shot in just 12 days for less than $200,000, the movie is smarter and more ...

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  2. Wallertastic New Trailer For Suicide SquadRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2016 | Ain't It Cool News

    Pam Grier played Amanda Waller on "Smallville" and Angela Bassett picked up the baton in "Green Lantern" and Cynthia Addai-Robinson played her on 12 episodes of "Arrow." If this doesn't look good to you , bear in mind its writer-director was also the writer-director of the acclaimed Brad Pitt tank movie "Fury."

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  3. 'Above the Law' is enjoyableRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2016 | Examiner.com

    ... role) is a martial arts expert who works as a cop in Chicago with his partner, Delores 'Jacks' Jackson (played by Pam Grier). As is often the case in these films, Nico is a protective married man. He is married to Sara (played by Sharon Stone), with ...

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  4. Jackie BrownRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2016 | Silver Bullet Comics

    ... mean it's boring. Largely built around a sticky situation that the eponymous protagonist (brilliantly depicted by Pam Grier) has found herself immersed in, Jackie Brown's closest peer in the Tarantino canon is likely True Romance , which similarly ...

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  5. Swinging cheerleaders, crimes of passion and female prisoner scorpions in JulyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2016 | Examiner.com

    ... girl gangs ("Switchblade Sisters") and women in prison ("The Big Doll House", "The Big Bird Cage"); he turned Pam Grier a star with "Coffy" and "Foxy Brown", and contributed to the Cheerleaders line of drive-in favorites with "The Swinging ...

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  6. Cannes Film Festival 2016: An A-Z of filmRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2016 | CNN

    ... legacy when it comes to music and fashion on screen. Isaac Hayes' iconic theme to "Shaft" won him an Oscar, and Pam Grier (pictured in Tarantino's Blaxploitation revival "Jackie Brown") never looked better than in wide collar and flairs. The vehicle ...

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  7. Scott Coulter and Jessica Hendy Headline the Quentin Tarantino Songbook Tonight at BB KingsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Baker Selection and NOT think about Reservoir Dogs? Or Bobby Womack's "Across 110th Street" and NOT see imagine Pam Grier in the opening credits of Jackie Brown? And who can forget John Travolta and Uma Thurman dancing the twist with Chuck Berry ...

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  8. Grindhouse Nights - Let's Get Grierious! - Free MoviesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2016 | BlogTO

    Grindhouse Nights returns to celebrate the Greatest, No Nonesense, Ass Kickin Queen of 'Em All PAM GRIER, with a pair of true B-movie titans: Jack Hill's blaxploitation masterpieces, COFFY and FOXY BROWN. There's a reason why Pam Grier is the Godmother of action cinema and you best get down to Grindhouse NIghts to find out why.

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  9. The Quentin Tarantino Songbook Music from Reservoir Dogs (1992), Pulp ...Read the original story

    Apr 28, 2016 | PRWeb

    ... Baker Selection and NOT think about Reservoir Dogs? Or Bobby Womack's "Across 110th Street" and NOT see imagine Pam Grier in the opening credits of Jackie Brown? And who can forget John Travolta and Uma Thurman dancing the twist with Chuck Berry ...

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  10. Scott Coulter and Jessica Hendy to Headline the Quentin Tarantino Songbook at BB KingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Baker Selection and NOT think about Reservoir Dogs? Or Bobby Womack's "Across 110th Street" and NOT see imagine Pam Grier in the opening credits of Jackie Brown? And who can forget John Travolta and Uma Thurman dancing the twist with Chuck Berry ...

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  11. Black Mama, White MamaRead the original story

    Apr 13, 2016 | DVD Verdict

    ... White Mama , now on Blu-ray from Arrow Video. Two female convicts arrive at a prison in the Philippines. Lee (Pam Grier, Jackie Brown ) is connected to one of the island's biggest drug lords, while Karen (Margaret Markov, The Hot Box ) is a member ...

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  12. The Ten Best Film Events In Denver In AprilRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2016 | Denver Westword

    ... starring Hepburn, Davis, Dandridge and Crawford. In April, the series gets contemporary - with Elizabeth Taylor, Pam Grier, Jane Fonda, Lily Tomlin, Dolly Parton and Cher in the spotlight, with screenings of the scenery-chewing Who's Afraid of ...

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  13. Nashville's Fashion PoliceRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2016 | Nashville Scene

    Truly the only thing more embarrassing than the Rutherford County Sheriff blaming his house getting shot at on Beyonce is Nashville's Fraternal Order of Police now telling members to not volunteer for duty at her show in May. "We ask officers to refuse to support the efforts of artists who promote a false narrative of law enforcement attacks on black citizens," [President of Nashville's Fraternal Order of Police] Hale said in a press release. He continued, "The Black Panther movement promoted targeting, attacking and killing law enforcement officers.

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  14. Chris Hicks: Hitchcock's 'Wrong Man' receives a Blu-ray upgradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2016 | Deseret News

    Alfred Hitchcock's only true-story thriller, "The Wrong Man," makes its Blu-ray debut, as do several other vintage titles. Several vintage titles, ranging from Alfred Hitchcock to Pam Grier to 1980s 3-D, receive Blu-ray upgrades this week.

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  15. Subaru hosts magnificently simple Dining Out For LifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2016 | Examiner.com

    ... are involved in the event too. Volunteer spokespeople include Ted Allen, host of Food Network's Chopped, actor Pam Grier (Foxy Brown, Jackie Brown), designer Mondo Guerra, winner of Lifetime's Project Runway All-Stars, and chef Daisy Martinez from ...

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  16. Sims and Waxman to Face Off in PrimaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2016 | Phillymag.com

    ... Facility. If you were near Hotel Monaco around noon today, you might have spotted Ms. Foxy Brown herself Pam Grier , Ted Allen from Chopped , Mondo Guerra from Project Runway, and Daisy Martinez from Viva Daisy! filming a PSA for the 2016 Dining Out ...

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  17. Blaxploitation star, 'Chopped' host return to Philly to promote Dining Out for LifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2016 | Philly.com

    Blaxploitation legend Pam Grier is in Philadelphia today, along with chef Daisy Martinez, Chopped host Ted Allen and Project Runway: All Stars victor Mondo Guerra, filming a promo spot for Dining Out for Life at the Hotel Monaco. Monda Guerra, Daisy Martinez, Pam Grier and Ted Allen are in Philly filming a promo for Dining Out for Life Blaxploitation legend Pam Grier is in Philadelphia today, along with chef Daisy Martinez, Chopped host Ted Allen and Project Runway: All Stars victor Mondo Guerra, filming a promo spot for Dining Out for Life at the Hotel Monaco.

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  18. Jackie Brown, Bend of the River, The School of Rock: films on TV todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2016 | Radio Times

    ... plenty of that in this intricate tale of money smuggling, murder and double cross. Small-time airline stewardess Pam Grier (heroine of many blaxploitation movies in the 1970s) smuggles money from Mexico to gunrunner Samuel L Jackson in LA.But when ...

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  19. Quentin Tarantino's films - ranked from worst to bestRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2016 | Edinburgh-festivals.com

    ... of this page. Jackie Brown is far and away Tarantino's least known film, which is a shame really, because this Pam Grier starring adaptation of an Elmore Leonard novel still packs the director's trademark punch. It is a tad overlong though, and ...

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  20. the Quentin Tarantino Songbook, Vol. 1 Set for Feinstein's/54 Below in JanuaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Baker Selection and NOT think about Reservoir Dogs? Or Bobby Womack's "Across 110th Street" and NOT see imagine Pam Grier in the opening credits of Jackie Brown? And who can forget John Travolta and Uma Thurman dancing the twist with Chuck Berry ...

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