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The Resource Shaft, Paramount Pictures presents a Scott Rudin/New Deal production ; produced by Mark Roybal, Scott Rudin and John Singleton ; screenplay by John Singleton, Richard Price and Shane Salerno ; directed by John Singleton, (DVD)

Shaft, Paramount Pictures presents a Scott Rudin/New Deal production ; produced by Mark Roybal, Scott Rudin and John Singleton ; screenplay by John Singleton, Richard Price and Shane Salerno ; directed by John Singleton, (DVD)

Label
Shaft
Title
Shaft
Statement of responsibility
Paramount Pictures presents a Scott Rudin/New Deal production ; produced by Mark Roybal, Scott Rudin and John Singleton ; screenplay by John Singleton, Richard Price and Shane Salerno ; directed by John Singleton
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
To stop a racist killer Shaft's got to track down the only eyewitness that can put the bad guy behind bars. As Shaft closes in, so does the danger. Up against corrupt cops and venomous druglords Shaft's out to make crime pay up
Member of
Awards note
TFCA Award, 2000, Best Supporting Actor (Jeffrey Wright)
Cataloging source
JBI
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematography, Donald E. Thorin ; editors, John Bloom, Antonia Van Drimmelen ; music, David Arnold ; costume designer, Ruth Carter ; production designer, Patrizia von Brandenstein
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
Language note
English or French dialogue, English subtitles; Closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.S53 2000
PerformerNote
Samuel L. Jackson, Vanessa L. Williams, Jeffrey Wright, Christian Bale, Busta Rhymes, Dan Hedaya, Toni Collette, Richard Roundtree
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1958-
  • 1968-
  • 1949-
  • 1974-
  • 1942-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Roybal, Mark
  • Rudin, Scott
  • Singleton, John
  • Price, Richard
  • Salerno, Shane
  • Jackson, Samuel L
  • Williams, Vanessa
  • Wright, Jeffrey
  • Bale, Christian
  • Busta Rhymes
  • Hedaya, Dan
  • Collette, Toni
  • Roundtree, Richard
  • Thorin, Donald E
  • Bloom, John
  • Van Drimmelen, Antonia
  • Arnold, David
  • Carter, Ruth
  • Von Brandenstein, Patrizia
  • Tidyman, Ernest
  • Paramount Pictures Corporation
  • New Deal Productions
Runtime
99
Series statement
Widescreen DVD collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Shaft, John (Fictitious character)
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Shaft, Paramount Pictures presents a Scott Rudin/New Deal production ; produced by Mark Roybal, Scott Rudin and John Singleton ; screenplay by John Singleton, Richard Price and Shane Salerno ; directed by John Singleton, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture
  • Based on the novel "Shaft" by Ernest Tidyman
  • Special features: exclusive cast and crew interviews; featurette: "Shaft: still the man"; Making of featurette; music video: "Theme from Shaft" by Isaac Hayes; music video: "Bad man" by R. Kelly
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm45548181
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (99 min.)
Isbn
9780792167181
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 883929303021
  • 097363361947
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 336194
  • 33619
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)45548181
System details
DVD, Region 1 encoding, Dolby digital, Dolby 5.1 surround, Dolby surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Shaft, Paramount Pictures presents a Scott Rudin/New Deal production ; produced by Mark Roybal, Scott Rudin and John Singleton ; screenplay by John Singleton, Richard Price and Shane Salerno ; directed by John Singleton, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture
  • Based on the novel "Shaft" by Ernest Tidyman
  • Special features: exclusive cast and crew interviews; featurette: "Shaft: still the man"; Making of featurette; music video: "Theme from Shaft" by Isaac Hayes; music video: "Bad man" by R. Kelly
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm45548181
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (99 min.)
Isbn
9780792167181
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 883929303021
  • 097363361947
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 336194
  • 33619
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)45548181
System details
DVD, Region 1 encoding, Dolby digital, Dolby 5.1 surround, Dolby surround
Video recording format
DVD

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