Sweet Sweetback's Baadassss Song
Starring: Melvin Van Peebles
Director: Melvin Van Peebles
Sweet Sweetback's Baadassss Song is the story of a young hustler
(Van Peebles) whose aimless pleasure-seeking turns to radicalism
after witnessing the beating of a Black revolutionary by two white cops.
Seized with anger, Sweetback takes brutal revenge on the cops, forcing him
into a desperate life on the run. Sweetback mushroomed to $10,000,000
at the box office.
Price: $19.99 [DVD]