Some new release movies become unavailable for downloading for a limited time due to licensing restrictions. Now Shaft himself will deliver that message in a way New. Actually, that's probably what I'll end up doing. For the lead role of the tough, handsome John Shaft, they cast a virtual unknown: Richard Roundtree, who shot to stardom as the first cool African American action hero in a major studio film. Now Shaft himself will deliver that message in a way New.
Shaft has all he can handle trying to track down the money and, at the same time, keep his friend's sister from the clutches of the hoods. Attempting to regain his full power, he enlists help from his friend and colleague, Dr. But there is a tease of what it might of been in the club scene where somebodys' girlfriend swirls to the early '70s funk. Jacques, and Melvin Van Peebles independently-made blast of righteous anger Sweet Sweetback's Baadasssss Song 1971 became big hits. These goons are all trying to take over the territory of the dead man as well as get their hands on the missing 200 grand. Bumpy and Willie, my two favorite characters are back, and Bumpy is still tolerating Shaft while Bumpy maintains his hilarious disrepecting of him. This enables you to watch the video without an Internet connection.
The flick concludes with a terrifically conceived chase scene that involves fast cars, speedboats, and helicopters that'll keep you on the edge of your seat. With star Richard Roundtree and director Gordon Parks returning they've upped the ante here. The movie is a satisfactory, if not perfect, action thriller. Our Shaft, keeping the police and Bumpy Moses Gunn re-appearing from the original at bay, gets what he wants, as always! Roundtree feels more at home in his leather and turtlenecks and he's been blessed with a better story that involves him manipulating different mob factions with a cache of money thrown into the mix. The genres are: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller,You can't say the mob wasn't warned about John Shaft. This one is good because it takes a look into black people with money in the early 70's. About midway through is one of coolest scenes ever-Shaft is getting worked over backstage at a nightclub by Mob goons while the shots cut back and forth between busted jaws and writhing exotic dancers.
Shaft's Big Score - YouTube You can't say the mob wasn't warned about John Shaft. Obviously, then you gotta just disrespect the Man and check this movie out. Synopsis: Richard Roundtree is back as streetwise detective Shaft. However, by the today's standard, they might look too long and stretched. But it all sours when he turns Chris into a vampire and her newfound bloodlust spins out of control in a bloody rampage, making the rumors a little too real. As Shaft starts his investigation, a crime syndicate is looking for the money while it tries to kill him, but of course, it's a very, very wrong idea. This time director Gordon Parks uses Panavision, surrounds his hero with a talented cast, and pours on the special effects.
Richard Roundtree looks as sexy as ever, and entertains us with his suave way of talking to girls. Written by Anonymous 92min While Havana is full of zombies hungry for human flesh, official media reported that the disturbances are caused by dissidents paid by the United States. The whole scene is scored with a heavily funky tune about the fuzz comin' 'round and what you gonna do when the mace comes down. This is the typical story of the black man against the Italian-American black blood is on them also. Synopsis: Richard Roundtree is back as streetwise detective Shaft. Julius Harris, a tall, striking black actor, got his first big break in as the investigating police detective, Captain Bollin, and went on to a busy career in the seventies in films like Super Fly 1972, directed by Parks' son , Black Caesar 1973 , and the James Bond hit Live and Let Die 1973.
To take his mind off the pain, he teaches college history — who better? Chasing after a cool quarter of a million dollars, Shaft once again uses fists, guns, and nearly everything else to outsmart the mob and the cops to avenge the death of a friend. Nothing works until a new semester brings freshman Chris Keller. The film didn't replicate the blockbuster status of Shaft but it was a success in its own right. If you like black exploitation films or if you are white and you like raw action films, get this. When the One-Armed Boxer is invited to attend a martial arts tournament, his efforts to lay low are unsuccessful, and the assassin soon tracks him down with the help of his three subordinates competing in the tournament: a Thai boxer, a yoga master, and a kobojutsu user. If you choose Watch Now, the video will instantly stream to your computer and you may later stream it on another compatible device.
There's a careening car chase through the city to the waterfront, a speedboat chase, and a helicopter that hounds Shaft to the climactic shootout in a Brooklyn shipyard. I wish that they could have made more of them. Shaft's Big Score - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Shaft's Big Score! And Drew Bundini Brown's Willy is a standout. What begins as a revenge film -- Shaft goes looking for the man or men who killed his good friend, a funeral director and beloved local businessman who secretly ran the Harlem numbers racket -- lands him in the middle of a mob war as the syndicate tries to move in on the Harlem underworld. Supporting actors , , , , , more… Producers , Studio Warner Bros. It is the second entry in the trilogy starring Richard Roundtree as the private-eye John Shaft. Pay-Per-View videos will become available to watch once the event starts, will be available for playback for 24 hours following the event, and are not available for Download.
Actually, the stunts themselves are impressive, but if the editing had been tighter, they would be much better. You can Watch Now or Download the video to a , except for Pay-Per-View videos. If you believe that the hosting company infringes producer's copyright please let us know:. You can't beat The Theme From Shaft, but Big Score has got some tight music in it, keepin' it funky for the Private Dick whose a brotha man. Don't listen to others, this one is just as good as the first one! If applicable, we will notify you about this before processing your order. Never mind the usher pass the joint and hand me the gin Shaft Big Score is smokin' Jim. This is popcorn entertainment of the best kind! Review: This is the hurriedly produced sequel to Gordon Parks' trend-setting hit Shaft.
. It is about the missing money from the safe of Shaft's friend and insurance broker. If downloading is available, you can to two locations. Synopsis: Richard Roundtree is back as streetwise detective Shaft. After ignoring African American audiences since the birth of the film industry, Hollywood made a sudden about-face in the 1970s when films like Cotton Comes to Harlem 1970 , a colorful, street smart cop drama directed by Ossie Davis and starring Godfrey Cambridge and Raymond St.