Ganja & Hess (Black Vampire)
Ganja & Hess (Black Vampire) (1973)

Perhaps most noteworthy for being a 1972 horror movie with a mostly black cast and crew that falls more under the art-film genre than blaxploitation, Ganja and Hess was the second of three films from ill-fated director Bill Gunn. Duane… More

Rated: R
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Release Date: July 14, 1998
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Critic Score: 83% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Josh Larsen
LarsenOnFilm experimental overlapping of dialogue, image, voiceover and music that makes you feel as if you're suffering from an awful fever dream.

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Donald J. Levit
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A meandering but stylish jumble.

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Dennis Schwartz
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A forgotten masterpiece.

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Bill Gibron

(In Ganja and Hess) we get a devastating art film that raises more intriguing philosophical questions than hairs on the back of one's neck.

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