Shaft (2000) - (Samuel L. Jackson) Egyptian one-sheet
This is a 26.5" x 38" Egyptian one-sheet poster for the 2000 John Singleton film Shaft starring Samuel L. Jackson as John Shaft based on the novel by Ernest Tidyman, story by John Singleton, screenplay by Richard Price, John Singleton and Shane Salerno and starring Samuel L. Jackson as John Shaft. Plot summary: New York City Police Detective John Shaft investigates the racially motivated murder of Trey Howard [Mekhi Phifer] at the hands of Walter Wade Jr., [Christian Bale] the son of a real estate tycoon. Shaft learns that Diane Palmieri [Toni Collette] has witnessed the murder, but on the trial date she is unavailabe to testify so Wade is released and goes to Switzerland. When Wade returns two years later Shaft arrests him again. When Wade is released on bail again, Shaft quits his job and takes matters into his own hands.
Cast and crew: John Singleton, Samuel L. Jackson, Vanessa L. Williams, Ernest Tidyman, Jeffrey Wright, Christian Bale, Busta Rhymes, Dan Hedaya, Toni Collette, Richard Roundtree, Ruben Santiago-Hudson, Josef Sommer, Lynne Thigpen, Philip Bosco, Pat Hingle, Lee Tergesen, Daniel von Bergen