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Don't Play Us Cheap


Melvin Van Peebles' first film after his groundbreaking blaxploitation effort Melvin Van Peebles was this photographed version of his Broadway musical Don't Play Us Cheap, in which a pair of Satan's helpers, in order to earn their horns, are dispatched to Harlem to crash into (and break up) a wild party. Don't Play Us Cheap received only a minimal release in 1973, and...more