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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

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

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
Contributor
Actor
Composer
Director
Screenwriter
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
Language note
Includes French dubbed version and subtitles in English or French
PerformerNote
Richard Roundtree, Moses Gunn
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1918-1996
  • 1918-1984
  • 1942-
  • 1929-1993,
  • 1912-2006,
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Silliphant, Stirling
  • Lewis, Roger
  • Roundtree, Richard
  • Gunn, Moses
  • Parks, Gordon
  • Freeman, Joel
  • Tidyman, Ernest,
  • Black, John D. F.,
  • Hayes, Isaac,
  • Tidyman, Ernest
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
100
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Tidyman, Ernest
  • Shaft, John
  • African American private investigators
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
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Closed captioned
  • 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
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
44502445
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (100 min.)
Isbn
9780790743752
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
  • Bowdoin stacks copy: NO Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use ONLY
  • Colby: NO Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use ONLY
Other control number
012569505124
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
65051
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; Dolby digital mono.; standard and widescreen formats
Terms governing use
Bates: No public performance rights purchased; home, library, or classroom use only.
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
Publication
Note
  • Closed captioned
  • 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
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
44502445
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (100 min.)
Isbn
9780790743752
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
  • Bowdoin stacks copy: NO Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use ONLY
  • Colby: NO Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use ONLY
Other control number
012569505124
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
65051
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; Dolby digital mono.; standard and widescreen formats
Terms governing use
Bates: No public performance rights purchased; home, library, or classroom use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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