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* HeelFaceTurn: Blakely seems to be another cop villain, but he turns out to be an FBI agent hunting the corruption in the c,ity.

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* HeelFaceTurn: Blakely seems to be another cop villain, but he turns out to be an FBI agent hunting the corruption in the c,ity.city.
* LegCling: Girls cling to Dolemite's legs in the film poster.


* {{Action Girl}}: Dolemite's AmazonBrigade of karate hookers have a big fight scene at the end of the film.



* {{Action Girl}}s and AmazonBrigade: The karate hookers, Dolomite's personal army for dealing with rivals.

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* {{Action Girl}}s and AmazonBrigade: The While Dolemite was in prison, Mama Bee had all of their hookers study karate hookers, Dolomite's personal army for dealing with rivals. so that they could fight off aggressors to the business.



* DiscOneFinalBoss: In spite of being the apparent villain for most of the film, Willie Green gets killed with about half and hour to go. Then the GreaterScopeVillain, the Mayor, becomes the villain. And after ''he's'' taken care of, we've still got to mop up the assassins he's hired.
* FanDisservice: We get to see the corrupt mayor in all of his ''naked'' glory.

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* DiscOneFinalBoss: In spite of being the apparent villain for most of the film, Willie Green gets killed with about half and hour to go. Then the GreaterScopeVillain, the Mayor, mayor, becomes the villain. And after ''he's'' taken care of, we've still got to mop up the assassins he's hired.
* FanDisservice: We get to see the corrupt mayor in all of his ''naked'' glory.glory.
* FauxActionGirl: Dolemite's lover is a karate-fighting, gun-toting badass, but that doesn't stop her from [[spoiler:getting strangled to death by the schlubby mayor]].



* ProfessionalKiller: Three get sent by Willie Green early in the film. Three more are hired by the Mayor and arrive with only a few minutes of running time remaining.

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* ProfessionalKiller: Three get sent by Willie Green early in the film. Three more are hired by the Mayor mayor and arrive with only a few minutes of running time remaining.



* VillainWithGoodPublicity: The Mayor is behind Willie Green's crime empire, but he's still being invited to fancy parties around the neighborhood.

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* VillainWithGoodPublicity: The Mayor mayor is behind Willie Green's crime empire, but he's still being invited to fancy parties around the neighborhood.


* {{Padding}}:
** Dolemite stops the film twice to tell humorous stories in heroic couplets that go on and on and ''on.''
** There's a whole scene of Creeper, the hamburger pimp, bumming food from a hamburger stand and then awkwardly walking down the street... for a ''long'' time.


* BulletDancing: Early in the film, Dolemite makes a would-be assassin dance to bulletfire before killing him.



* NiceHat:
** Dolemite wears a lot of fancy pimp hats throughout the film that go together with his CostumePorn outfits.
** One {{mook}} in the big action showdown is wearing a gigantic white fuzzy hat, which ultimately gets knocked off his head.



* ProfessionalKiller: The Mayor hires three of them very late into the film to kill Dolemite. They arrive with only a few minutes of running time remaining.

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* ProfessionalKiller: The Three get sent by Willie Green early in the film. Three more are hired by the Mayor hires three of them very late into the film to kill Dolemite. They and arrive with only a few minutes of running time remaining.


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* ShirtlessScene: Dolemite spends about 1/3 of the film with his shirt off, putting Rudy Ray Moore's husky physique on full display in all its glory.


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* VillainWithGoodPublicity: The Mayor is behind Willie Green's crime empire, but he's still being invited to fancy parties around the neighborhood.


* TheAce: Dolemite is the toughest fighter, greatest lover, and most beloved personality in town.



* DiscOneFinalBoss: In spite of being the apparent villain for most of the film, Willie Green gets killed about about half and hour to go. Then the GreaterScopeVillain, the mayor, becomes the villain. And after ''he's'' taken care of, we've still got to mop up the assassins he's hired.

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* DiscOneFinalBoss: In spite of being the apparent villain for most of the film, Willie Green gets killed about with about half and hour to go. Then the GreaterScopeVillain, the mayor, Mayor, becomes the villain. And after ''he's'' taken care of, we've still got to mop up the assassins he's hired.



* JiveTurkey: Dolomite is perhaps the Trope codifier with his eccentric personality.
* HeelFaceTurn: Blakely seems to be another cop villain, but he turns out to be an FBI agent hunting the corruption in the city.
* {{Homage}}: A wrestler on the United States independent scene goes by the Human Tornado.
* MercyKill: The FBI agent puts Willie Green out of his misery by shooting him. ''Twice''.

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* JiveTurkey: Dolomite is perhaps the Trope trope codifier with his eccentric personality.
* HeelFaceTurn: Blakely seems to be another cop villain, but he turns out to be an FBI agent hunting the corruption in the city.
* {{Homage}}: A wrestler on the United States independent scene goes by the Human Tornado.
c,ity.
* MercyKill: The FBI agent puts Willie Green out of his misery by shooting him. ''Twice''.him, though his motive is to put the blame for the killing on himself rather than Dolemite.



* ProfessionalKiller: The Mayor hires three very late into the film to kill Dolemite. They arrive with only a few minutes of running time remaining.
* RhymesOnADime: Apart from fighting, Dolemite's primary skill is speaking in heroic couplets. "''You jivin' motherfuckers would be spoilin' for a fight, if you forgot to mention a badass named Dolemite!''" Several sequences have him telling whole stories in the way. It's run into the ground in the trailer for the film:
--> "From the first to the last, I'll give 'em the blast, so fast, that their life is past, before their ass has even hit the grass!"

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* ProfessionalKiller: The Mayor hires three of them very late into the film to kill Dolemite. They arrive with only a few minutes of running time remaining.
* RhymesOnADime: Apart from fighting, Dolemite's primary skill is speaking in heroic couplets. "''You jivin' motherfuckers would be spoilin' for a fight, if you forgot to mention a badass named Dolemite!''" Several sequences have him telling whole stories in the this way. It's run into the ground in the trailer for the film:
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film: "From the first to the last, I'll give 'em the blast, so fast, that their life is past, before their ass has even hit the grass!"


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* SlapSlapKiss: In the midst of a post-coitus argument with his lover, Dolemite forces himself on top of her, tells her she's going to get screwed for real this time, and slaps her in the face twice. After a cut, they're having passionate and consensual sex. You really couldn't get away with this kind of scene today.


''Dolemite'' is a 1975 blaxploitation feature film, following the titular character, played by Rudy Ray Moore, who co-wrote the film and its soundtrack. The film was directed by D'Urville Martin and distributed by Dimension Pictures Inc.. A sequel film, ''The Human Tornado'', was later produced.

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''Dolemite'' is a 1975 blaxploitation feature film, following the titular character, played by Rudy Ray Moore, who co-wrote the film and its soundtrack. The film was directed by D'Urville Martin and distributed by Dimension Pictures Inc.. A sequel film, ''The Human Tornado'', ''Film/TheHumanTornado'', was later produced.



* AfroAsskicker: Dolemite, a pimp martial arts with an afro.

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* AfroAsskicker: Dolemite, a pimp martial arts artist with an afro.



* ArtisticLicenseMartialArts: Like so much else, parodied. At one point in ''Human Tornado'', Dolemite leaps up 2 stories just to strike faux martial arts poses and spout gibberish, than jumps back down and continues to fight as if it never happened.
* BizarreAndImprobableBallistics: Parodied like everything else.



* BreakingTheFourthWall: At one point in ''Human Tornado'', the movie ''does its own instant replay''.



* FanDisservice: We get to see the corrupt mayor in all of his ''naked'' glory.
* FanSequel: Mad Tv's Son of Dolemite.
* GratuitousIambicPentameter: Dolomite's habit of rhyming when he talks.

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* DiscOneFinalBoss: In spite of being the apparent villain for most of the film, Willie Green gets killed about about half and hour to go. Then the GreaterScopeVillain, the mayor, becomes the villain. And after ''he's'' taken care of, we've still got to mop up the assassins he's hired.
* FanDisservice: We get to see the corrupt mayor in all of his ''naked'' glory.
* FanSequel: Mad Tv's Son of Dolemite.
* GratuitousIambicPentameter: Dolomite's habit of rhyming when he talks.
glory.



* HeelFaceTurn: Blakely seems to be another cop villain, but he turns out to be an FBI agent hunting the corruption in the city.



* MightyWhitey: Apparently, the Warden can release inmates from prison as long as they agree to track down the people who framed them.
* {{Parody}}: The film is a mockery of the Blaxplotation genre. [[http://thatguywiththeglasses.com/bt/the-sage/specials/14442-sagesp001 Too many people, including Bennett The Sage, don't realize this.]] It helps to be familiar with Rudy's stand up comedy acts, where Dolemite was a recurring character.
* RhymesOnADime: ''You jivin' motherfuckers would be spoilin' for a fight, if you forgot to mention a badass named Dolemite!''
** Run into the ground in the trailer for the first film:

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* MightyWhitey: Apparently, {{Padding}}:
** Dolemite stops
the Warden can release inmates film twice to tell humorous stories in heroic couplets that go on and on and ''on.''
** There's a whole scene of Creeper, the hamburger pimp, bumming food
from prison as long as they agree to track a hamburger stand and then awkwardly walking down the people who framed them.
street... for a ''long'' time.
* {{Parody}}: The film is a mockery of the Blaxplotation genre. [[http://thatguywiththeglasses.com/bt/the-sage/specials/14442-sagesp001 Too many people, including Bennett The Sage, don't realize this.]] It helps to be familiar with Rudy's stand up comedy acts, where Dolemite was a recurring character.
* ProfessionalKiller: The Mayor hires three very late into the film to kill Dolemite. They arrive with only a few minutes of running time remaining.
*
RhymesOnADime: ''You Apart from fighting, Dolemite's primary skill is speaking in heroic couplets. "''You jivin' motherfuckers would be spoilin' for a fight, if you forgot to mention a badass named Dolemite!''
** Run
Dolemite!''" Several sequences have him telling whole stories in the way. It's run into the ground in the trailer for the first film:



* StealthParody: In the first film. It gets a lot more blatant in the sequel. One scene even has "instant reply" come up on the screen whereas other films would show two or three perspectives of the action.

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* StealthParody: In the first film. It gets a lot more blatant in the sequel. One scene even has "instant reply" come up on the screen whereas other films would show two or three perspectives of the action.The film plays blaxploitation tropes to such ludicrous levels that it becomes parody.


* VisibleBoomMic: Happens so often you can make a DrinkingGame out of it.

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* VisibleBoomMic: Happens so often in the open matte version you can make a DrinkingGame out of it.it. The Blu-Ray release fixes this by displaying the movie at its intended widescreen aspect ratio.


* CharacterTitle: Based on Ruby Ray Moore's persona of Dolomite, an over-the-top pimp l.

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* CharacterTitle: Based on Ruby Ray Moore's persona of Dolomite, an over-the-top pimp l.pimp.


%%* AfroAsskicker: Dolemite.
%%* {{Action Girl}}s and AmazonBrigade: The karate hookers.

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%%* * AfroAsskicker: Dolemite.
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Dolemite, a pimp martial arts with an afro.
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{{Action Girl}}s and AmazonBrigade: The karate hookers.hookers, Dolomite's personal army for dealing with rivals.



%%* BizarreAndImprobableBallistics
%%* {{Blaxploitation}}

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%%* BizarreAndImprobableBallistics
%%* {{Blaxploitation}}
* BizarreAndImprobableBallistics: Parodied like everything else.
* {{Blaxploitation}}: Parodied to hell and back. The whole movie deconstructs the genre by being way over the top and corny.



%%* CharacterTitle

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%%* CharacterTitle* CharacterTitle: Based on Ruby Ray Moore's persona of Dolomite, an over-the-top pimp l.



%%* CorruptCop: Mitchell and White.

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%%* * CorruptCop: Mitchell and White.White get Dolomite busted early in the film on the orders of Willie Green.



%%* GratuitousIambicPentameter
%%* JiveTurkey

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%%* GratuitousIambicPentameter
%%* JiveTurkey
* GratuitousIambicPentameter: Dolomite's habit of rhyming when he talks.
* JiveTurkey: Dolomite is perhaps the Trope codifier with his eccentric personality.



%%* NominalHero: Dolemite.
%%* MightyWhitey

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%%* * NominalHero: Dolemite.
%%* MightyWhitey
Dolemite is just as vicious and evil as the rest of the cast, but he's the hero because he was wronged first.
* MightyWhitey: Apparently, the Warden can release inmates from prison as long as they agree to track down the people who framed them.



%%* ScaryBlackMan: Dolemite.
%%* StealthParody: In the first film. It gets a lot more blatant in the sequel.

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%%* * ScaryBlackMan: Dolemite.
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Dolemite is pimp leading his army of martial arts hoes and can rip your liver out with his bare hands.
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StealthParody: In the first film. It gets a lot more blatant in the sequel. One scene even has "instant reply" come up on the screen whereas other films would show two or three perspectives of the action.


The 2019 film ''Dolemite is My Name'' is a fictionalized depiction of Moore's life and his creation of the first ''Dolemite'' movie, with Creator/EddieMurphy playing Moore.

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The 2019 film ''Dolemite is My Name'' ''Film/DolemiteIsMyName'' is a fictionalized depiction of Moore's life and his creation of the first ''Dolemite'' movie, with Creator/EddieMurphy playing Moore.


The 2019 film ''My Name Is Dolemite'' is a fictionalized depiction of Moore's life and his creation of the first ''Dolemite'' movie, with Creator/EddieMurphy playing Moore.

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The 2019 film ''My Name Is Dolemite'' ''Dolemite is My Name'' is a fictionalized depiction of Moore's life and his creation of the first ''Dolemite'' movie, with Creator/EddieMurphy playing Moore.

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The 2019 film ''My Name Is Dolemite'' is a fictionalized depiction of Moore's life and his creation of the first ''Dolemite'' movie, with Creator/EddieMurphy playing Moore.


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* AfroAsskicker: Dolemite.
* {{Action Girl}}s and AmazonBrigade: The karate hookers.

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* %%* AfroAsskicker: Dolemite.
* %%* {{Action Girl}}s and AmazonBrigade: The karate hookers.



* BizarreAndImprobableBallistics
* {{Blaxploitation}}

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* %%* BizarreAndImprobableBallistics
* %%* {{Blaxploitation}}



* CharacterTitle

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* CorruptCop: Mitchell and White.

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* %%* CorruptCop: Mitchell and White.



* GratuitousIambicPentameter
* JiveTurkey

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* %%* GratuitousIambicPentameter
* %%* JiveTurkey



* NominalHero: Dolemite.
* MightyWhitey

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* %%* NominalHero: Dolemite.
* %%* MightyWhitey



* ScaryBlackMan: Dolemite.
* StealthParody: In the first film. It gets a lot more blatant in the sequel.

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* %%* ScaryBlackMan: Dolemite.
* %%* StealthParody: In the first film. It gets a lot more blatant in the sequel.


* {{Badass}}: Dolemite pretty much personifies this trope.

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