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Shaft

Author: Joel FreemanGordon ParksErnest TidymanJohn D F BlackRichard RoundtreeAll authors
Publisher: Burbank, CA : Turner Entertainment Co. : Warner Home Video, ©2000.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Shaft is hired by a Harlem mobster to find his kidnapped teenage daughter and finds himself up against some Mafia chieftains who want to take over a chunk of the Black Underworld's uptown territory.
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Genre/Form: Film adaptations
Detective and mystery films
Feature films
Fiction films
Drama
Named Person: John Shaft, (Fictitious character)
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Joel Freeman; Gordon Parks; Ernest Tidyman; John D F Black; Richard Roundtree; Moses Gunn; Isaac Hayes; Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer.; Warner Home Video (Firm)
ISBN: 0790743744 9780790743745
OCLC Number: 47853053
Notes: Based on the novel by Ernest Tidyman.
Originally produced as motion picture in 1971.
Credits: Director of photography, Urs Furrer ; film editor, Hugh A. Robertson ; music, Isaac Hayes.
Cast: Richard Roundtree, Moses Gunn.
Awards: Academy Award, 1971: Best Original Song: Isaac Hayes.
Target Audience: Rated R.
Description: 1 videocassette (100 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS format.
Responsibility: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; produced by Joel Freeman ; directed by Gordon Parks ; screenplay by Ernest Tidyman and John D.F. Black.

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Shaft is hired by a Harlem mobster to find his kidnapped teenage daughter and finds himself up against some Mafia chieftains who want to take over a chunk of the Black Underworld's uptown territory.

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