Warner Bros annonce pour le 24 septembre 2019, le film Shaft (2019) en format 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray et DVD. Réalisé par Tim Story, il met en vedette Samuel L. Jackson, Jessie T. Usher, Richard Roundtree, Regina Hall, Isaach De Bankolé, Matt Lauria et Method Man.
Une piste sonore anglaise avec des sous-titres en anglais et ffrançais seront disponibles.
Toujours en activité, le détective John Shaft II fait régner sa loi. Un beau jour, son fils John Shaft Jr., devenu un expert en cybersécurité, débarque dans son bureau. Coïncidence, Shaft vient d’apprendre la mort tragique d’un de ses amis et décide d’enseigner les filons du métier à sa progéniture. Comme ils auront grand besoin de renfort pour cette mission, ils feront appel à John Shaft 1er qui est encore dans le coup.
Voici le communiqué (en anglais) :
Burbank, CA, August 15 – Experience the most badass private detective ever to walk the streets when “Shaft” arrives on Blu-ray Combo Pack, DVD and Digital. New Line Cinema’s action comedy “Shaft” was directed by Tim Story (the “Ride Along” and “Think Like a Man” franchises).
The film stars Oscar nominee Samuel L. Jackson (“Pulp Fiction,” “Glass,” “Captain Marvel”), Jessie T. Usher (“Independence Day: Resurgence,” “Almost Christmas”), Regina Hall (“Girls Trip,” “Little”), Alexandra Shipp (“X-Men: Apocalypse,” “Love, Simon”), Matt Lauria (TV’s “Kingdom,” “Friday Night Lights”), Titus Welliver (“Argo,” TV’s “Bosch”), Cliff “Method Man” Smith (“Peppermint,” “Trainwreck”) and Richard Roundtree, the original John Shaft.
The film was produced by John Davis under his Davis Entertainment banner. Kenya Barris (“Girls Trip,” TV’s “Black-ish”) and Alex Barnow (TV’s “The Goldbergs”) wrote the screenplay based on the character John Shaft from the novel by Ernest Tidyman. Richard Brener, Josh Mack, Story, Ira Napoliello, Barris and Marc S. Fischer served as executive producers.
Story’s behind-the-scenes creative team included director of photography Larry Blanford (“Ride Along,” “Tag”), production designer Wynn Thomas (“Hidden Figures”), editor Peter S. Elliot (“Ride Along 2”) and costume designer Olivia Miles (“Ride Along 2”). The music is by Christopher Lennertz (“Nobody’s Fool,” “Pitch Perfect 3”). Dave Jordan and Trygge Toven served as music supervisors.
New Line Cinema presents a Davis Entertainment Production, a Tim Story Film, “Shaft.” The film will be distributed in North America by Warner Bros. Pictures.
« Shaft » will be available on Blu-ray Combo Pack and DVD. The Blu-ray Combo Pack features a Blu-ray disc with the film and special features in hi-definition, a DVD with the film in standard definition and a Digital version of the movie.
Fans can also own “Shaft” via purchase from digital retailers beginning September 10.
JJ, aka John Shaft Jr. (Jessie T. Usher), may be a cyber security expert with a degree from MIT, but to uncover the truth behind his best friend’s untimely death, he needs an education only his dad can provide. Absent throughout JJ’s youth, the legendary locked-and-loaded John Shaft (Samuel L. Jackson) agrees to help his progeny navigate Harlem’s heroin-infested underbelly. And while JJ’s own FBI analyst’s badge may clash with his dad’s trademark leather duster, there’s no denying family. Besides, Shaft’s got an agenda of his own, and a score to settle that’s professional and personal.
BLU-RAY AND DVD ELEMENTS
“Shaft” Blu-ray Combo Pack contains the following special features:
- Can Ya Dig It? The Making of Shaft
- A Complicated Man: The Shaft Legacy – Part One: A Bad Mother Born
- A Complicated Man: The Shaft Legacy – Part Two: No Questions Asked
- A Complicated Man: The Shaft Legacy – Part Three: A Legend of His Time
- Deleted Scenes
- Gag Reel
“Shaft” DVD contains the following special feature:
- Can Ya Dig It? The Making of Shaft
Blu-ray and DVD Street Date: September 24
EST Street Date: September 10
DVD Subtitles: English SDH, Spanish, French
BD Languages: English, Spanish
BD Subtitles: English SDH, Spanish, French
Running Time: 111 minutes
Rating: Rated R for pervasive language, violence, sexual content, some drug material and brief nudity
DVD: DLBY/SURR DLBY/DGTL [CC]
Blu-ray: DTS HD-MA