TV ShowsTV
Popular
Trending TV ShowsNew TV ShowsTV Show RouletteOn Your ServicesOn Free ServicesOn NetflixOn Prime VideoOn Hulu
FoodFamilyFantasyIMDB Top RatedLGBTQMysteryRealityScience Fiction
Explore All Categories and Services
Account IconLogin|Sign Up
backdrop
netflix
amazon_prime
hulu_plus
disney_plus
hbo
& more all in one place. Totally free to use!
Shaft Poster
Watch Trailer

Shaft

Because You d Shaft
IMDB LogoIMDB Star
5.9/10
Rotten Tomatoes Logo67%
Action & Adventure Crime 
...
More Genres
Action & AdventureCrimeThrillerMystery
Rated: 18+ (R)20001h 39mOn: Free Services Tags: Based on Books Police New York Country: Germany 
...
More Countries
GermanyAmerica

New York police detective John Shaft arrests Walter Wade Jr. for a racially motivated slaying. But the only eyewitness disappears, and Wade jumps bail for Switzerland. Two years later Wade returns to face trial, confident his money and influence will get him acquitted -- especially since he's paid a drug kingpin to kill the witness.Shaft featuring Samuel L. Jackson and Vanessa Williams is free on Tubi, available for rent or purchase on iTunes, available for rent or purchase on Google Play, and 3 others. It's an action & adventure and crime movie with a better than average Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 67% and an average IMDb audience rating of 5.9 (71,415 votes).

Where to Watch Shaft

i

Cast & Crew

John Singleton Image

John Singleton

Director

Reelgood Watch Guide

63/ 100shadow
Streamability Score
Info icon
The Streamability Score factors in where something can be watched at a given moment and weighs it against the popularity and cost of the available streaming services. The higher the score, the easier it is to stream for the largest number of people.
plus minus icon

Available to watch free online (Tubi).

plus minus icon

Available to rent or buy from $2.99 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play, Prime Video & 2 others).

plus minus icon

Not available to stream on a subscription service.

plus minus icon

Not available to stream on a TV everywhere service.

67/ 100shadow
Reelgood Score
Info icon
The Reelgood Score takes into account audience and critics scores from IMDb and Rotten Tomatoes, recent popularity, and other quality markers like genres or cast & crew to help you find what to watch. The higher the score, the better the movie or show.
#6,653 Ranked Movie

#185 Ranked in Revenge Movies

#215 Ranked in New York Movies

#1358 Ranked in Crime Movies

Shaft has a better than average Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 67% and an average IMDb audience rating of 5.9 (71,415 votes). The movie is popular with Reelgood users lately.

Stream More Movies & Shows Like Shaft

card
Action & Adventure

People Also Liked

Four Brothers Poster
imdb logo6.8/10
rotten tomatoes tomato52%
Four Brothers (2005)

More Based on Books Movies

The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King Poster
imdb logo8.9/10
rotten tomatoes tomato93%
The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003)
The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers Poster