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Xenon Pictures blaxploitation classics coming to HD VOD for the first time

The Rudy Ray Moore classics have been remastered for their new release.

Disco Godfather
Credit: Xenon Pictures

Blaxploitation classics from Xenon Pictures have been remastered for a first-time release on HD VOD on 3rd July 2018.

Among the films being released are Dolemite, it’s sequel The Human Tornado and Disco Godfather. The Rudy Ray Moore classics have never looked better and they come as Netflix is making a biopic about Moore starring screen legend Eddie Murphy.

Also being released is comedy horror Petey Wheatstraw and Melvin Van Peebles’ original 1971 classic Sweet Sweetback’s Baadasssss Song.

This July will see even more releases from Xenon Pictures including the Penitentiary franchise, starring Leon Isaac Kennedy, the original black samurai film Death Force, music documentary Welcome to Death Row, action-drama The Muthers, 1973 horror-comedy favorite Blackenstein, and one of the original blaxploitation horror films, Lord Shango.

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You can watch the trailers for each film below:


Sweet Sweetback




The Human Tornado


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Disco Godfather




Penitentiary II


Petey Wheatstraw


Death Force


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Welcome to Death Row


The Muthers




Lord Shango


All of these movies will be available on HD VOD from Xenon Pictures from 3rd July 2018.

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