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Harvey Bernhard Enterprises records pertaining to the film, The Mack : and other material, circa 1972-2002.
BANC MSS 2011/253 carton 1; BANC MSS 2011/253 box 1; Phonodisc 784 ; BANC MSS 2011/253 oversize folder 1; ...
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Title:

Harvey Bernhard Enterprises records pertaining to the film, The Mack : and other material, circa 1972-2002

Creator/Contributor:

Harvey Bernhard Enterprises, creator

Creator/Contributor:

Bernhard, Harvey, 1924-2014

Creator/Contributor:

Campus, Michael.

Creator/Contributor:

Poole, Robert James.

Creator/Contributor:

Hutch, Willie.

Creator/Contributor:

Harbor Productions, Inc

Abstract:

Contains a copy of Robert James Poole's original screenplay, director's original shooting script, script notes, script breakdown, casting, dialogue, publicity, and production materials used in the making of the 1973 film, The Mack. Also includes production schedule, crew list, legal documents, box office, interviews, and reviews. Includes a movie poster, DVD and VHS copies of the film, LP vinyl album with cover and CD copy of the original movie soundtrack by Willie Hutch, and script materials and a DVD copy of the documentary film about the making of The Mack, "Macking Ain't Easy." Also includes director notes with Richard Pryor, legal contracts, lists of radio spots, etc. Other materials include a Betamax video of the producer's appearance on the Phil Donahue Show, DVD copies of the films, "The Education of Sonny Carson" and "True Romance," the book, "Dark Clowns Kickin' Ass" by Max Julien, and the book, "Reflections on Blaxploitation" inscribed by one of the authors to Michael Campus.

Date:

1972 (issued)

Subject:

n-us-ca
Julien, Max
Pryor, Richard -- 1940-2005
Harvey Bernhard Enterprises -- Archives
Mack (Film)
Macking Ain't Easy (Film)
Blaxploitation films -- Production and direction -- California -- Oakland
Motion pictures -- Production and direction -- California -- Oakland
African American men in motion pictures
African Americans in motion pictures
Pimps
Prostitutes in motion pictures
Ex-convicts
Oakland (Calif.) -- In motion pictures

Note:

Harvey Bernhard Enterprises records pertaining to the film, The Mack : and other material, BANC MSS 2011/252, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
Purchase; from Harvey Bernhard and Michael Campus; 20111109.
Book transferred to the Print Collections of the Bancroft Library.
The Mack, a blaxploitation film about a former drug dealer recently released from prison who becomes a big-time pimp, was filmed on location in Oakland, California. It was produced by Harvey Bernhard, directed by Michael Campus, with music by Willie Hutch, and starring Max Julien and Richard Pryor.
In English.

Type:

Feature films.
Documentaries.
Film scripts.
Screenplays.
Posters.
Long-playing records.
Record covers.

Physical Description:

1 carton, 1 box, 1 oversize folder (1.66 linear feet)

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC MSS 2011/253 carton 1
BANC MSS 2011/253 box 1
Phonodisc 784
BANC MSS 2011/253 oversize folder 1
BANC MSS 2011/253

Origin:

California