Definition of blaxploitation in English:
The exploitation of black people, especially with regard to stereotyped roles in films: [as modifier]: a blaxploitation movie
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- Isaac Hayes gets to follow up his blaxploitation stardom with the meaty role of The Duke.
- In 1994, director Quentin Tarantino paid homage to blaxploitation films with the wildly successful Pulp Fiction.
- Putting value judgments aside for a moment, generally blaxploitation employs stereotypes regarding black people, exploiting these stereotypes for entertainment purposes.
Definition of blaxploitation in:
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