Foxy Brown
Foxy Brown (1974)

Blaxploitation icon Pam Grier stars as Foxy Brown, a sexy but streetwise woman whose ne'er-do-well brother Link (Antonio Fargas) is a drug dealer who owes mobsters 20,000 dollars. To get the hoods off his back, Link names Foxy's… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: January 9, 2001
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56%
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67%



Critic Score: 56% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Barbara Scharres
Chicago Reader

The film is dated, but its mixed message -- and its potential to offend virtually everyone -- still makes it a powerful discussion starter.

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TV Guide's Movie Guide

The unapologetically exploitative proceedings take a turn for the disturbingly nasty, but manage to generate an undeniable adrenaline rush.

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Daniel Eagan
Film Journal International

Adequate pulp carried by the engaging Pam Grier

Time Out

Grier is an actress able to convey an amazing and unflinching strength, and she reveals the film for the dross it is.

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Jerry Renshaw
Austin Chronicle

This is fun action sleaze from the classic era of drive-in blaxploitation films, driven by the no-nonsense direction of Jack Hill, and did well enough at the box office to help put the still-gorgeous Pam Grier on the map. Don't miss it.

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Christopher Null
Filmcritic.com

A cult classic that's best enjoyed with your tongue firmly in cheek and your political correctness gene locked out in the backyard.

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New York Times

Miss Grier is obviously durable but, unfortunately, is fast becoming a bore despite all the sex, brawls and gore in Foxy Brown.

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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

Sleazy blaxploitation film from the 70s.

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Bill Chambers
Film Freak Central

Foxy Brown dubiously embraces its inner minstrel show

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Flixster Audience Score: 67% Flixster User Reviews
Spencer S.
One of the seminal Blaxploitation films of the seventies, and one of the highest rated, Foxy Brown is still fresh, interesting, and historically stimulating.… More
Chris Weber
Entertaining and thrilling, definitely worth watching, especially for tyhe music and Pam Grier's performance.
Cassandra Maples
This may seem a high score for a film that has rather a lot of very average acting, gaping plot holes and continuity mistakes a plenty, but, it works. And how!… More
Drew Smith
I saw Foxy Brown at Sacramento's Trash Film Orgy and I don't think I've had this much fun watching a movie in a long time. What this movie lacks… More
Anthony Lawrie
A classic Jack Hill Blaxpliotation flick starring the ever sexy Pam Grier. This is probably their best collaboration but I find it hard to choose between them… More
Daniel Hetteix
The shock of the volatile ingredients of "Coffy" have been diluted somewhat in "Foxy Brown." Violent sex, female domination, strangulation,… More

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