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Shaft is a American blaxploitation action-crime film directed by Gordon Parks and written by Ernest Tidyman and John D. F. Black. The film revolves around a private detective named John Shaft who is hired by a Harlem mobster to rescue his daughter from the Italian mobsters who kidnapped her. The film stars Richard. Action · Cool black private eye John Shaft is hired by a crime lord to find and retrieve his kidnapped daughter. Richard Roundtree in Shaft () .. the scene where Bumpy Jonas visits Shaft at his office, a door adjacent to the office says "Skloot Insurance" - named for Steven P. Skloot, a production manager on the film. Jan 1, Gordon Parks's "Shaft" gave us the first really convincing black private eye. Movies about private detectives have always been among my favorites --t hey seem to be better than most other formula movies -- and John Shaft, as played by Richard Roundtree, belongs in the honorable tradition of Philip.
Jun 6, Shaft, a highly successful film, spawned an industry of sequels and imitations. The daughter (Sherri Brewer) of Bumpy Jones (Moses Gunn), a (white) gangster, has been kidnapped by a rival (black) gang. Bumpy hires private detective Shaft ( Richard Roundtree) to find her. Shaft gets some assistance from. Buy Shaft (): Read Movies & TV Reviews - Jul 19, The title song in Shaft sums up it pretty eloquently: "Who's the black private dick that's a sex machine to all the chicks? Shaft! You're damn right." So Shaft is one bad son-of-a-gun. But what is it about the film that bears his name that keeps it near the top of the list whenever African American cinema is.
Shaft is a Blaxploitation film directed by Gordon Parks and stars Richard Roundtree as John Shaft, a private detective who is hired by Harlem Mafia boss Bumpy Jonas (Moses Gunn) to find his kidnapped daughter Marcy (Sherri Brewer ). With help from gang leader Ben Buford (Christopher St. John) and Police.