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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)

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)

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
Screenwriter
Director
Subject
Genre
Language
  • engfre
  • engfre
  • 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
Cataloging source
NPC
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music, Issac 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)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by Ernest Tidyman
  • Originally produced as motion picture in 1971
  • Special features include: behind-the-scenes documentary, Soul in cinema: filming Shaft on location; 3 theatrical trailers; standard and widescreen formats
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
2376659
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
(OCoLC)ocm44502445
System details
DVD; Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
DVD
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)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by Ernest Tidyman
  • Originally produced as motion picture in 1971
  • Special features include: behind-the-scenes documentary, Soul in cinema: filming Shaft on location; 3 theatrical trailers; standard and widescreen formats
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
2376659
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
(OCoLC)ocm44502445
System details
DVD; Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
DVD

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