Shaft (2019) | reviewed by: William O'Donnell | September 28, 2019
entertainment value
Despite the horrendous new theme during the ending credits this made for an entertaining action film for those not wanting to be serious.
genre Action | Comedy
synopsis JJ, aka John Shaft Jr., 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 agrees to help his progeny navigate Harlem’s heroin-infested underbelly.
lead actors Jessie Usher | Samuel L. Jackson | Richard Roundtree | Alexandra Shipp | Regina Hall | Matt Lauria | Avan Jogia | Lauren Vélez | Method Man | Tashiana Washington | Isaach De Bankolé | Almeera Jiwa | Titus Welliver | Ian Casselberry | George Lott | Leland L. Jones | Sylvia Jefferies | Chivonne Michelle | Aaron Dominguez | Kenny Barron | Nyah Marie Johnson | Jessica Medina | Athena Akers | Mike Dunston | Adrienne C. Moore
director Tim Story