from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A genre of American film of the 1970s featuring African-American actors in lead roles and often having antiestablishment plots, frequently criticized for stereotypical characterization and glorification of violence. While African-American filmmakers were substantially involved in making early movies in this genre, their participation in subsequent productions was minimal.
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- n. A genre of exploitation films of the 1970s that starred black actors.
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- n. the exploitation of black people (especially with regard to stereotyped roles in movies)
Blend of black and exploitation.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
Blend of black and exploitation (from exploitation film). (Wiktionary)