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ShaftJohn Shaft is a detective of New York apartment. He receives a task to investigate the case of Trey Howard who was killed. The clearest suspect is Walter Wade Jr - the real estate baron’s son. Shaft quickly approach one witness - Diane Palmiere. But she suddenly disappears and can’t attend the court.Keywords:
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Directors of "Shaft"John SingletonBirthdate: 6 January 1968, Los Angeles, California, USA
Creators of "Shaft"Ernest TidymanBirthdate: 1 January 1928, Cleveland, Ohio, USAJohn SingletonBirthdate: 6 January 1968, Los Angeles, California, USA
Critic Reviews of "Shaft"Film.comJanuary 01, 2000
[Covers] too many bases.Chicago Sun-TimesJanuary 01, 2000
Is this a good movie? Not exactly; too much of it is on automatic pilot, as it must be, to satisfy the fans of the original Shaft.Salon.comJanuary 01, 2000
Its sheer balls-out bravado is often brutally funny.Mr. ShowbizJanuary 01, 2000
The potency of [Jackson's] performance is almost enough to save this Y2K update of the black private dick from erectile dysfunction, but not quite.Orlando SentinelJanuary 01, 2000
John Singleton may have been the youngest director ever to be nominated for an Academy Award, but I wouldn't exactly call him a natural-born filmmaker.Seattle TimesJanuary 01, 2000
Whenever he [Jackson] isn't on the screen -- which isn't much -- the movie flags.Old School ReviewsJune 03, 2013
doesn't have the same historical impact as the original .... but entertainingCinema CrazedJune 01, 2013
Packs a ton of style and solid laughs, but in the end, it's mostly a hollow experience...Common Sense MediaDecember 28, 2010
A guilty pleasure for adults and older teens.Combustible CelluloidMay 26, 2006
Shaft quickly splits into two different movies, and only one of them fully succeeds.Looking CloserDecember 06, 2004
The primary focus of the film, and the real reason we're here, is to watch Samuel Jackson sink his teeth into the Shaft's trash-talking dialogue.Courier-Journal (Louisville, KY)June 28, 2004
Samuel L. Jackson, who broke out of the pack in Pulp Fiction, fits the role and his leather Armani coat as though it's tailor-made. He's the man, and we can dig it.
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