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Black Belt Jones (1974)

R
85 min | Action, Comedy

A Mafia buy out of Papa Byrd's karate school downtown ends in his death. Byrd's daughter, Sydney, refuses to sell, and wants revenge. Byrd's students call the Black Belt Jones for help. Jones reluctantly teams with Sydney in many battles.
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Writers
Oscar Williams (screenplay) | Fred Weintraub (story) | Alexandra Rose (story) (as Alex Rose)
Producers
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Luchi De Jesus (as Luchi DeJesus)
Cinematographer
Kent L. Wakeford (as Kent Wakeford)
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Updated Jan 28, 1974

Release date
Jan 28, 1974 (United States)

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Jim Kelly
Black Belt Jones Black Belt Jones   See fewer
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Gloria Hendry
Sydney Sydney   See fewer
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Scatman Crothers
Pop Byrd Pop Byrd   See fewer
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Alan Weeks
Toppy Toppy   See fewer
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Andre Philippe
Don Steffano Don Steffano   See fewer
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Vincent Barbi
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Mel Novak
Blue Eyes Blue Eyes   See fewer
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Alex Brown
Plummer Plummer   See fewer
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Sonny Barnes
Tango (as Clarence Barnes) Tango (as Clarence Barnes)   See fewer
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Earl Jolly Brown
Jelly (as Earl Brown) Jelly (as Earl Brown)   See fewer
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Jac Emel
Marv the Butcher (as Jac Emil) Marv the Butcher (as Jac Emil)   See fewer
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Wayne Musgrove
Brother Blake Brother Blake   See fewer
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Ray C. Davis
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Leroy Wofford
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Earl Maynard
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Nate Esformes
Roberts Roberts   See fewer
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Sid Kaiser
Ellis Ellis   See fewer
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Doug Sides
Militant Militant   See fewer
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Dick Cherney
Detective (uncredited) Detective (uncredited)   See fewer
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Vincent Di Paolo
Mafia henchman (uncredited) Mafia henchman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Marla Gibbs
Bartender (uncredited) Bartender (uncredited)   See fewer
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Henry Kingi
Billboard Worker (uncredited) Billboard Worker (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ted Lange
Militant (uncredited) Militant (uncredited)   See fewer
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Robert Wall
Mob Henchmen (uncredited) Mob Henchmen (uncredited)   See fewer
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James Wheaton
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Donnie Williams
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6.4 / 10 | 1,832 votes