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Shaft

Author: Stirling SilliphantRoger LewisJoel FreemanGordon ParksErnest TidymanAll authors
Publisher: Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, 2000.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Detective John 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: Feature films
Blaxploitation films
Detective and mystery films
Drama
Fiction films
Film adaptations
Film noir
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Detective films and programs
Black films and programs
Features
Mystery films
Named Person: Ernest Tidyman; John Shaft, (Fictitious character); John Shaft, (Fictitious character); Ernest Tidyman
Material Type: Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Stirling Silliphant; Roger Lewis; Joel Freeman; Gordon Parks; Ernest Tidyman; John D F Black; Richard Roundtree; Moses Gunn; Isaac Hayes; Hugh A Robertson; Urs Furrer; Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer.; Warner Home Video (Firm)
ISBN: 0790743752 9780790743752
OCLC Number: 44502445
Language Note: Includes French dubbed version and subtitles in English or French; Closed captioned.
Notes: Special features include: behind-the-scenes documentary, Soul in cinema: filming Shaft on location; 3 theatrical trailers.
Based on the novel by Ernest Tidyman.
Originally produced as motion picture in 1971.
Credits: Music, Isaac Hayes ; director of photography, Urs Furrer ; film editor, Hugh A. Robertson.
Cast: Richard Roundtree, Moses Gunn.
Awards: Academy Award, 1971: Best Original Song: Isaac Hayes.
Target Audience: Rated R.
Description: 1 videodisc (100 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD; Dolby digital mono.; standard and widescreen formats.
Contents: Special features include: behind-the-scenes documentary, Soul in cinema: filming Shaft on location; 3 theatrical trailers.
Other Titles: Shaft (Motion picture : 1971)
Responsibility: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents a Stirling Silliphant-Roger Lewis production ; producer, Joel Freeman ; director, Gordon Parks ; screenplay, Ernest Tidyman, John D.F. Black.
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Detective John 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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