According to its opening titles, DYNAMITE CHICKEN is "A contemporary probe and commentary on the mores and maladies of our age, with schtick, bits, pieces, girls, some hamburger, a little hair, a lady, some fellas, some religious stuff, and a lot of other things." That's as good a way as
any to describe this chaotic, rambling montage featuring contributions from many of the movers and shakers of the peace and love generation of the late 1960s.
The film opens with comedian Richard Pryor talking to the camera in an urban schoolyard. He provides the film with whatever focus it has, popping up every few minutes to talk about some topic or other. DYNAMITE CHICKEN fe...