Hollywood and Blaxploitation Scott Simon speaks with film critic Elvis Mitchell about the effects of "blaxploitation" films such as Shaft and Foxy Brown on today's mainstream Hollywood fare.
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Scott Simon speaks with film critic Elvis Mitchell about the effects of "blaxploitation" films such as Shaft and Foxy Brown on today's mainstream Hollywood fare.