- Released in 1974
- Running Time: 89 Min.
- Production Co: Allied Artists Pictures | Three C's Service Company
- Distribution Co: Allied Artists Pictures (1974) (USA) (theatrical) | EMI Film Distributors (1977) (UK) (theatrical)
- Directed by Gordon Parks Jr.
- Written by Eric Bercovici, Jerrold L. Ludwig
- Starring Jim Brown, Fred Williamson, Jim Kelly, Sheila Frazier, Jay Robinson
- Produced by Harry Bernsen, Leon Chooluck
- Original Music by Richard Tufo
- Cinematography by Lucien Ballard
- Film Editing by Robert Swink
- Action explodes all over the place when the big three join forces to save their race!
- The big three are on this case! They're the only ones who can save their race!
Three the Hard Way is a 1974 action blaxploitation film starring Fred Williamson, Jim Brown, and Jim Kelly, written by Eric Bercovici and Jerrold L. Ludwig and directed by Gordon Parks, Jr. Featuring the three biggest black action stars of the 1970s, in their first movie together, the film chronicled the group's adventures in foiling the plot of white supremacists plotting to kill the black population of the United States by poisoning the water supply. (Wikipedia)