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:Poole, Robert James.
Creator/Contributor:Harbor Productions, Inc
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.
Pryor, Richard -- 1940-2005
Harvey Bernhard Enterprises -- Archives
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
Prostitutes in motion pictures
Oakland (Calif.) -- In motion pictures
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.
1 carton, 1 box, 1 oversize folder (1.66 linear feet)
BANC MSS 2011/253 carton 1
BANC MSS 2011/253 box 1
BANC MSS 2011/253 oversize folder 1
BANC MSS 2011/253