A transcendent commentary on free enterprise and government intervention. In this case a pimp refusing to collectivize, then getting cut down to size. Number one minus one equal zero. Plus one equal one again.
There are no heroes in Willie Dynamite, and there are no villains. Everyone exists on a spectrum of anti-hero where the "good guys" break the law and the "bad guys" are victims as well as perpetrators. Willie Dynamite is a film about humanity on the fringes and in the extremes.