blaxploitation love

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from The American HeritageĀ® 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.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the exploitation of black people (especially with regard to stereotyped roles in movies)

Etymologies

Blend of black and exploitation.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
Blend of black and exploitation (from exploitation film). (Wiktionary)

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