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"Shaft" (also known as "Shaft - Noch Fragen?", "Shaft Returns") is a film written by Shane Salerno (story), John Singleton (story), and Richard Price (screenplay), released on June 16 of 2000 in the USA . Vanessa Williams is starring, alongside Jeffrey Wright, Christian Bale, Busta Rhymes, Dan Hedaya and Toni Collette.

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What was the release date of "Shaft":

Shaft was initally released in the United States on Friday, June 16, 2000. Also released on Friday, June 16, 2000 have been Titan A.E. (dir. Gary Goldman and Art Vitello), Poor White Trash (dir. Michael Addis), and Epithesi tou gigantiaiou mousaka, I. This was nineteen (19) years ago.

It has been released on Friday, September 15, 2000 in the United Kingdom; Wednesday, November 08, 2000 in France; Thursday, October 26, 2000 in Australia; Friday, July 19, 2002 in Italy; Thursday, October 05, 2000 in Spain and on Saturday, November 11, 2000 in Japan.

What is the casting of "Shaft":

At the casting of Shaft we find Vanessa Williams, previously seen in Punks (2000) and Light It Up (1999); Jeffrey Wright (Crime and Punishment in Suburbia (2000), Hamlet (2000)); Christian Bale (American Psycho (2000), A Midsummer Night's Dream (1999)) [ more... ]

  • Josef Sommer, Philip Bosco, Daniel von Bargen and Peter McRobbie also worked together in Shadows and Fog, released in 1992.
  • Josef Sommer and Jeffrey Wright also appeared in The Invasion, released in 2007.
  • Peter McRobbie and Jeffrey Wright can both be seen in Celebrity, released in 1998.
  • Philip Bosco and Josef Sommer can be seen in Nobody's Fool, released in 1994.

What is the Storyline of "Shaft":

NYPD Detective John Shaft (Samuel L. Jackson) is called in to investigate the racially motivated murder of Trey Howard (Mekhi Phifer), committed by Walter Wade Jr. (Christian Bale), the son of a wealthy real estate tycoon. Shaft briefly meets a potential eyewitness to the murder, Diane Palmieri (Toni Collette), but she disappears soon after and cannot be found for the trial. Wade Jr. is let off on bail and flees to Switzerland.

Two years later, Wade Jr. returns and Shaft rearrests him for leaving the [...]

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