Coverart for item
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
Screenwriter
Director
Subject
Genre
Language
  • engfre
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
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
791.4372221
Language note
Includes French dubbed version and subtitles in English or French
PerformerNote
Richard Roundtree, Moses Gunn
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1942-
  • 1929-
  • 1912-2006
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Roundtree, Richard
  • Gunn, Moses
  • Parks, Gordon
  • Tidyman, Ernest
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
Runtime
100
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Shaft, John (Fictitious character)
  • Feature films
  • Films for the hearing impaired
  • DVD-Video discs
Target audience
general
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
  • Originally produced as motion picture in 1971
  • Based on the novel by Ernest Tidyman
  • Special features include: behind-the-scenes documentary "Soul in cinema: filming Shaft on location" ; 3 theatrical trailers ; standard and widescreen formats
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
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
Other control number
1256950512
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
65051
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm44502445
  • 928608
System details
DVD ; Dolby digital
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
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as motion picture in 1971
  • Based on the novel by Ernest Tidyman
  • Special features include: behind-the-scenes documentary "Soul in cinema: filming Shaft on location" ; 3 theatrical trailers ; standard and widescreen formats
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
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
Other control number
1256950512
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
65051
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm44502445
  • 928608
System details
DVD ; Dolby digital
Video recording format
laserdisc

Library Locations

Processing Feedback ...