Best of Soul Cinema Dvd Collection

Best of Soul Cinema Dvd Collection

Director: Jack Hill, Keenen Ivory Wayans, Larry Cohen, Michael Schultz

Cast: Jack Hill, Keenen Ivory Wayans, Larry Cohen, Michael Schultz

     
 
Say it loud! Five titles from MGM Home Entertainment's "Soul Cinema" series of classic African-American films are collected in this special boxed set. The Best of Soul Cinema features the films Coffy, Cooley High, Foxy Brown, Hell up in Harlem, and I'm Gonna Git You Sucka! All five movies have been transferred to disc in letterboxed

Overview

Say it loud! Five titles from MGM Home Entertainment's "Soul Cinema" series of classic African-American films are collected in this special boxed set. The Best of Soul Cinema features the films Coffy, Cooley High, Foxy Brown, Hell up in Harlem, and I'm Gonna Git You Sucka! All five movies have been transferred to disc in letterboxed format at the widescreen aspect ratio of 1.85:1, except Foxy Brown (which is letterboxed at 1.78:1) and Cooley High (which gets a pan-and-scan transfer at the full-screen ratio of 1.33:1). All letterboxed transfers have been enhanced for anamorphic playback on 16 x 9 monitors. The audio on all films has been mastered in Dolby Digital Mono, except I'm Gonna Git You Sucka!, which is in Dolby Digital Surround. All five films are in English. Cooley High and Hell up in Harlem also include alternate dubbed tracks in French, while Coffy is dubbed in both French and Spanish. All five movies include optional subtitles in Spanish and French, excpet Cooley High, which is subtitled in English and French. All the pictures include their original theatrical trailer as a bonus, except for Cooley High, while Coffy, Foxy Brown, and Hell up in Harlem also boast commentary tracks from their directors. Finally, the box set includes a bonus disc of music from the films.

Product Details

Release Date:
01/20/2004
UPC:
0027616901569
Source:
Mgm (Video & Dvd)
Region Code:
1
Presentation:
[Full Frame, Wide Screen]
Sound:
[Dolby Digital Mono, Dolby Digital Surround]
Time:
7:51:00

Special Features

Closed Caption; Original theatrical trailer for Coffy, Foxy Brown, and Hell up in Harlem; Commentary track for Coffy, Foxy Brown, and Hell up in Harlem

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Glynn Turman Preach
Keenen Ivory Wayans Jack Spade
Pam Grier Coffy,Foxy Brown
Antonio Fargas Link Brown,Flyguy
Bernie Casey John Slade
Booker Bradshaw Brunswick
Fred Williamson Tommy Gibbs
Lawrence Hilton-Jacobs Cochise
Garrett Morris Mr. mason
Julius Harris Papa Gibbs
Peter Brown Steve Elias
Robert DoQui King George
Cynthia Davis Brenda
Gloria Hendry Helen Bradley
Steve James Kung Fu Joe
Terry Carter Michael Anderson
William Elliott Carter
Allan Arbus Vitroni
Corin Rogers Pooter
Isaac Hayes Hammer
Kathryn Loder Katherine Wall
Margaret Avery Sister Jennifer
D'Urville Martin Reverend Rufus
John Perak Aleva

Technical Credits
Jack Hill Director
Keenen Ivory Wayans Director
Larry Cohen Director
Michael Schultz Director
Janelle Cohen Director

Scene Index

Side #1 -- Coffy
1. Title/Credits/Intro
2. First Date
3. Common Interests
4. Resisting the Take
5. Where's the Stash?
6. Mystique
7. Oops
8. Wild Animal
9. Big V
10. Lynch Mob
11. Good With Words
12. Serious Business
13. Coffy Chaser
14. For You, Sis
15. One Big Right Thing
16. End Credits
Side #2 -- Cooley High
1. Logos/Title/Credits
2. Sneaking Out
3. Hotdogging on a Bus
4. Monkeying Around
5. A Little Hoops
6. No Dice at Martha's
7. How Far Will She Go?
8. Good News
9. Mixed Celebration
10. Quarter Party
11. Dancing in the Dark
12. Poetry & Punches
13. Hustling a John
14. Street Singers/"Herb"
15. Joy Ride
16. False Arrest
17. Mishap at the Movies
18. Sibling Rivalry
19. Her First Time
20. "A Cheap Dollar Bet"
21. "I Can Explain!"
22. Class Test & Arrest
23. Out of the "Joint"
24. "Get That Belt!"
25. Frustrated Teacher
26. Break Up & Make Up
27. Caught in the Act
28. Running for His Life
29. "Later for Cochise!"
30. Goodbye Yesterday
31. "We Lived for Today"
32. End Results/Credits
Side #3 -- Foxy Brown
1. Title/Credits
2. Sisterly Love
3. No Nonsense
4. New Identity
5. Suspicious
6. Bad Blood
7. Do Watcha Gotta
8. Judge's Chambers
9. Too Much Estrogen
10. One Tough Gal
11. The Ranch
12. Shoot the Messenger
13. Revenge & Justice
14. Hijack
15. The Final Cut
16. End Credits
Side #4 -- Hell Up in Harlem
1. Main Title/Credits
2. "The Ledgers"
3. Emergency Evacuation
4. Like Son Like Father
5. Cleaning Up the Rich
6. Free at Last!
7. An Appeal for Decency
8. Trouble 3 Years Later
9. A Family Divided
10. Big Papa Goes Down
11. Taking Back His Turf
12. Eliminating Trash
13. Flight Trouble to L.A.
14. One Less Sinner
15. Saving a Young Soul
16. End Credits
Side #5 -- I'm Gonna Git You Sucka
1. Title/Credits
2. O.G.'d
3. Junebug's Legacy
4. Need a Hero
5. Not a Boy Anymore
6. Piece by Piece
7. Dance Partners
8. Old School
9. Pimp of the Year
10. The Team, the Plan
11. Big Battle
12. Angry Mob
13. A Way In
14. Lone Soldier
15. Hero's Music
16. End Credits

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