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The Resource Shaft, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents a Stirling Silliphant-Roger Lewis production ; producer, Joel Freeman ; director, Gordon Parks ; screenplay, Ernest Tidyman, John D.F. Black, (videorecording DVD)

Shaft, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents a Stirling Silliphant-Roger Lewis production ; producer, Joel Freeman ; director, Gordon Parks ; screenplay, Ernest Tidyman, John D.F. Black, (videorecording DVD)

Label
Shaft
Title
Shaft
Statement of responsibility
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents a Stirling Silliphant-Roger Lewis production ; producer, Joel Freeman ; director, Gordon Parks ; screenplay, Ernest Tidyman, John D.F. Black
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Director
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
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
Awards note
Academy Award, 1971: Best Original Song: Isaac Hayes.
Cataloging source
NPC
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music, Isaac Hayes ; director of photography, Urs Furrer ; film editor, Hugh A. Robertson
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Rated R
Language note
Includes French dubbed version and subtitles in English or French ; Closed captioned
PerformerNote
Richard Roundtree, Moses Gunn
Runtime
100
Technique
live action
Label
Shaft, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents a Stirling Silliphant-Roger Lewis production ; producer, Joel Freeman ; director, Gordon Parks ; screenplay, Ernest Tidyman, John D.F. Black, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • 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
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (100 min.)
Isbn
9780790743752
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569505124
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
65051
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm44502445
  • (OCoLC)44502445
System details
DVD; Dolby digital mono.; standard and widescreen formats
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
Shaft, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents a Stirling Silliphant-Roger Lewis production ; producer, Joel Freeman ; director, Gordon Parks ; screenplay, Ernest Tidyman, John D.F. Black, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Note
  • 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
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (100 min.)
Isbn
9780790743752
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569505124
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
65051
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm44502445
  • (OCoLC)44502445
System details
DVD; Dolby digital mono.; standard and widescreen formats
Video recording format
laserdisc

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