A VERY controversial film by Ralph Bakshi ( Fritz the Cat, Heavy Traffic), that is a violent , sexual retelling of Uncle Remus and the Brer Rabbit stories. The film stars Phillip Micheal Thomas, Scatman Crothers, and Barry White, and begins as Philip Micheal Thomas Character is locked up in jail with Scatman Crother's Character, awaiting to be set free by Barry White's Character. While waiting for the jail break, Crother's tells Thomas a tale about Brer Rabbit, Brer Bear, and Brer fox, who move from the South to the North, and gets involved with the mafia, phony preachers, black revolutionarys, pimps, and racist cops.