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Release Date: June 16th, 2000

DVD Release Date: December 12th, 2000

R|1 hr 38 min

Plot Summary
Crooked cops on the take -- small-time drug lords -- sleazy informers and sadistic rich kids ready to kill --- for police detective John Shaft, its just another night in the underbelly of New York City, another shift facing down cops and criminals who want him dead and a legal system that thrives on money, not justice.

Cast: Samuel L. Jackson, Vanessa Williams, Jeffrey Wright, Christian Bale, Busta Rhymes, Dan Hedaya, Toni Collette, Richard Roundtree

Director: John Singleton

Genres: Action

Production Co: Scott Rudin Productions, Paramount Pictures, Shaft Productions Ltd., New Deal Productions

Distributors: Paramount Pictures

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