Shaft 1971

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    Summer of Shaft: Shaft (1971)

    The Summer of Shaft begins now! Shaft debuted in 1971 as audiences were growing far too accustomed to the Youth Power films and Studio Tentpoles of the era. Director Gordon Parks was tasked with mining the urban truth out of Ernest Tidyman’s source novel. Tidyman’s source novel was a...