Michael Jai White sits with host Malcolm Mays and Writer/Director Scott Sanders to discuss the Blaxploitation era of the 1970s — key themes, titles, and movers-and-shakers along with highlighting some of the most popular Blaxploitation film.
Watch this hilarious and great reaction video to our trailer for Michael Jai White‘s latest film, The Outlaw Johnny Black by Tyrone Magnus as he watches and reviews our campaign trailer!
Checkout what Michael Jai White has to say Jamie Fox being cast for the new Spawn reboot, working on Blood and Bone, and his newest film, The Outlaw Johnny Black on this exclusive interview with That Movie Show!
“Solid start Michael Jai White! So, who would you say are some of your biggest heroes or mentors in martial arts? My biggest mentors personally are definitely Joe Lewis and Bill “Superfoot” Wallace! They’re the two fighters I’ve always patterned myself after, and I’ve been very fortunate to not only train with both of them, but […]
While on tour in Australia with Fast Track Events Michael Jai White encountered long time fans and had the pleasure of meeting The Sons of Obiwan Saber Academy. They are a huge and popular advocate within Australia for fun self defense lessons and are well motivated in helping children with special needs to pursue self […]
“Whether the Michael Jai White‘s new project is meant to set up Johnny Black as a nineteenth-century ancestor of Black Dynamite’s or is simply transplanting the original film’s form and structure into a Western setting, the project’s proof-of-concept clearly has the DNA of “Black Dynamite” coursing through its veins. The trailer is also rife with […]
“Michael Jai White gets straight into the world of black Hollywood and working among each other. Michael touches on the trials and tribulations of working in black Hollywood, and not putting each other down and holding each other back. He adds a powerful message that it is the white supremacy inside ourselves that is stopping us […]
The brilliance of Black Dynamite is in how it perfectly falls in line with the blaxploitation genre, manages to mock its absurdity, and still comes out feeling fresh and inventive. A swelling love for the source material is found within every frame. We can expect more of the same from The Outlaw Johnny Black. However, the idea this […]
Slash Films: ‘Outlaw Johnny Black’ Trailer Promotes Crowdfunding Campaign for the ‘Black Dynamite’ Sequel
Shot in a day, the Outlaw Johnny Black trailer definitely captures the over-the-top tone of the original Black Dynamite, introducing a hero who fights hard and loves harder. It’s charmingly low-budget, but it totally works as a parody of classic Western blaxploitation films — which, yes, is a genre that exists. Black Dynamite was a 2009 cult hit directed by […]
Michael Jai White is the rarest kind of artist—the kind who makes profoundly silly movies for the most discerning of palates. The star of 2009 cult classic blaxploitation satire Black Dynamite and director of its upcoming follow-up The Outlaw Johnny Black, White cuts an imposing figure, even as he celebrated his 50th birthday back in November. He’s had […]