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Run time: 2h 7min | Action, Crime, Thriller | Released: June 16, 2000 (USA)


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.

Director: John Singleton

Writer(s): Richard Price, Shane Salerno, John Singleton

Starring: Samuel L. Jackson, Vanessa Williams

Estimated budget:

$46 million

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Widest Release:

2,433 Theaters


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