Watch Coonskin (1975) Movie
|Watch Coonskin (1975) Movie
Run time: 100 min | Animation, Crime, Drama | 20 August 1975 (USA)
Director: Ralph Bakshi
Writers: Ralph Bakshi
Stars: Barry White, Charles Gordone, Scatman Crothers
Trivia: Rabbit, a nation-born trickster, takes over the organized crime racket in Harlem, dealing with opposition from the institutionalized racism of the Mafia and corrupt police.
A multi-layered satire of race relations in America. Reside-motion sequences of a jail break bracket the animated story of Brother Rabbit, Brother Bear, and Preacher Fox, who rise to the highest of the crime ranks in Harlem by going up towards a con-man, a racist cop, and the Mafia. Written by Alan Smithee, Sr.
|Plot Key phrases: rabbit, fox, bear, race relations, satire|