Willie Dynamite
Willie Dynamite (1974)

Willie Dynamite is a Manhattan pimp whose life and career is documented in this blaxploitation flick. Willie makes it to the top of his precarious profession, only to hit rock bottom again. A social worker tries to get Willie to clean up… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: January 1, 1974
DVD Release Date: August 27, 2002
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Jennie Kermode
Eye for Film

This is one of those films that's difficult to rate because it's a patchwork of impressive work and spectacular failures.

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Anton Bitel
Little White Lies

This is not only a film about conflicts and contradictions in black identity, but also a sly critique of capital's ruthless upward trajectory.

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Chris Weber
As this movie began, I was expecting a generic and campy b-movie, but what it ended up being is really quite surprising. This is actually a fairly serious and… More
Cassandra Maples
"Willie Dynamite" is miles above the average "Blaxploitation" films made in the 1970's by it's not glorifying the title character… More
Bruce Bruce
Filmed in 1974, it shows the style of everything from cloths to Furniture, man bring it all back. Most label this movie as blaxploitation, myself I don't… More