Richard Roundtree

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​   Richard Roundtree (born July 9, 1942) is an American actor and former fashion model. He is best known for his portrayal of private detective John Shaft in the 1971 film Shaft and in its two sequels, Shaft's Big Score (1972) and Shaft in Africa (1973).

Most Popular Richard Roundtree Trailers

Total trailers found: 80

Django Unchained Trailer (2012)

25 December 2012

With the help of a German bounty hunter, a freed slave sets out to rescue his wife from a brutal Mississippi plantation owner.

Se7en Trailer (1995)

22 September 1995

Two homicide detectives are on a desperate hunt for a serial killer whose crimes are based on the "seven deadly sins" in this dark and haunting film that takes viewers from the tortured remains of one victim to the next.

George of the Jungle Trailer (1997)

15 July 1997

Baby George got into a plane crash in a jungle, stayed alive and was adopted by a wise ape. Ursula Stanhope, US noble woman is saved from death on safari by grown-up George, and he takes her to jungle to live with him.

Speed Racer Trailer (2008)

09 May 2008

Speed Racer is the tale of a young and brilliant racing driver. When corruption in the racing leagues costs his brother his life, he must team up with the police and the mysterious Racer X to bring an end to the corruption and criminal activities.

Boat Trip Trailer (2002)

01 October 2002

Two straight men mistakenly end up on a "gays only" cruise.

Shaft Trailer (2000)

15 June 2000

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.

Brick Trailer (2005)

30 January 2005

A teenage loner pushes his way into the underworld of a high school crime ring to investigate the disappearance of his ex-girlfriend.

Maniac Cop Trailer (1988)

13 May 1988

In New York, people are slain and strangled to death brutally on the open street. All witnesses agree that the murderer was in a cop's uniform.

Shaft Trailer (1971)

02 July 1971

Cool black private eye John Shaft is hired by a crime lord to find and retrieve his kidnapped daughter.

Antitrust Trailer (2001)

12 January 2001

A computer programmer's dream job at a hot Portland-based firm turns nightmarish when he discovers his boss has a secret and ruthless means of dispatching anti-trust problems.

Earthquake Trailer (1974)

15 November 1974

Earthquake is a 1974 American disaster film that achieved huge box-office success, continuing the disaster film genre of the 1970s where recognizable all-star casts attempt to survive life or death situations.

Steel Trailer (1997)

15 August 1997

Justice. Safe streets. Payback. Metallurgist John Henry Irons (O'Neal) vows to claim them all when a renegade military reject (Judd Nelson) puts new superweapons in dangerous hands.

Corky Romano Trailer (2001)

12 October 2001

Corky Romano is a bumbling, simpleton, veterinarian and the youngest, outcast son of an aging gangster, named Pops Romano, who calls upon Corky to infiltrate the local FBI and retrieve and destroy evidence being used to incriminate Pops for racketeering charges.

City Heat Trailer (1984)

05 December 1984

Set in Kansas City in 1933, Eastwood plays a police lieutenant known simply by his last name, Speer. Reynolds plays a former cop turned private eye named Mike Murphy.

Q Trailer (1982)

29 October 1982

New York police are bemused by reports of a giant flying lizard that has been spotted around the rooftops of New York, until the lizard starts to eat people.

Escape to Athena Trailer (1979)

06 June 1979

During the World War II, the prisoners of a German camp in a greek island are trying to escape. They don't want only their freedom, but they also seek for an ineffable treasure hidden in a monastery at the top of the island's mountain.

An Eye for an Eye Trailer (1981)

14 August 1981

Sean Kane is forced to resign from the San Francisco Police Department's Narcotics Division when he goes berserk after his partner is murdered.

Original Gangstas Trailer (1996)

10 May 1996

A violent street gang, the Rebels, rule the streets of Gary, Indiana. The Rebels shoot Marvin Bookman, a store-keeper, for giving the police information about a drive-by shooting they committed.

Theodore Rex Trailer (1995)

14 December 1995

In an alternate futuristic society, a tough female police detective is paired with a talking dinosaur to find the killer of dinosaurs and other prehistoric animals leading them to a mad scientist bent on creating a new Armageddon.

Shaft's Big Score! Trailer (1972)

08 June 1972

John Shaft is back as the lady-loved black detective cop on the search for the murderer of a client.

Amityville: A New Generation Trailer (1993)

29 September 1993

When young photographer Keyes (Ross Partridge) snaps a picture of a mysterious homeless man the subject insists he take a dark yet strangely beautiful antique mirror.

Angel III: The Final Chapter Trailer (1988)

10 November 1988

Molly is now a freelance photographer in New York. She runs across a woman at an art show that looks familiar.

Shaft Trailer (2019)

09 November 2019

This second sequel/reboot of the "Shaft" series will focus on the son of Samuel L. Jackson's John Shaft from the 2000 film and will again see Richard Roundtree reprising his role of Jackson's character's uncle from the original 1971 film.

The Big Score Trailer (1983)

17 March 1983

A narcotics detective, played by Fred Williamson, lets nothing stand in the way of his bringing down a major drug dealer.

Wild Seven Trailer (2006)

01 January 2006

In this darkly karmic vision of Arizona, a man who breathes nothing but ill will begins a noxious domino effect as quickly as an uncontrollable virus kills.

Shaft in Africa Trailer (1973)

14 June 1973

Detective John Shaft travels incognito to Ethiopia, then France, to bust a human trafficking ring.

Mind Twister Trailer (1994)

16 March 1994

Killpoint Trailer (1984)

03 December 1984

An L.A. cop investigating the rape and murder of his wife traces the crime to a psycho biker gang that smuggles guns.

Max Havoc: Curse Of The Dragon Trailer (2004)

10 November 2004

Ex-kickboxing champion turned sports photographer Max Havoc again finds himself in Guam on a publicity photo shoot.

Man Friday Trailer (1975)

04 March 1975

Englishman Robinson Crusoe, stranded alone on an island for years, is overjoyed to find a fellow man, a black islander whom he names Friday.

Young Warriors Trailer (1983)

28 August 1983

After a young woman is gang raped and murdered in a California college town, her brother takes up arms by night with a gang of like-minded vigilantes from his fraternity, brutally punishing any miscreants they catch in a criminal act.

Night Visitor Trailer (1989)

12 May 1989

A teenager (Derek Rydall) insists he saw a satanist (Allen Garfield) kill the call girl next door, and tries to prove it.

Sins of the Night Trailer (1993)

01 January 1993

Jack Nietsche is a hardened ex-con who now works for an P.I. firm, run by Ted Quincy. Quincy's ex-lover is Roxie, now wife to godfather Tony Falcone.

Bloodfist III: Forced to Fight Trailer (1992)

05 January 1992

Don Wilson returns to the screen as a man unjustly accused of a brutal crime. Within the prison he must fight for survival, freedom and justice.

Christmas in Connecticut Trailer (1992)

13 April 1992

Elizabeth is the star of a successful cooking show and author of several cookbooks. But when her manager, Alexander sees forest ranger Jefferson, who lost his cabin in a fire, comment on TV about wishing he could get a home-cooked Christmas dinner, he arranges for a special live show on Christmas, for Elizabeth to cook him Christmas Dinner.

Painkiller Jane Trailer (2005)

10 December 2005

Jane, a young soldier, is exposed to a biochemical weapon that endows her with self-healing powers. She uses her abilities to fight crime while eluding the military.

What Do You Say to a Naked Lady Trailer (1970)

18 February 1970

Candid Camera's Allen Funt secretely tapes people's reactions to unexpected encounters with nudity in unusual situations, such as when a naked young woman casually exits an elevator in an office building, or when the nude male art model breaks the wall between artist and model and has off-the-cuff conversations with the clothed women artists.

Jocks Trailer (1986)

14 November 1986

The coach of a college tennis team is given an ultimatum: put together a winning team, or else.

Bonanza: The Return Trailer (1993)

24 November 1993

A man with a grudge against the late Little Joe seeks revenge on the Cartwrights and attempts to take over the Ponderosa.

Set Apart Trailer (2009)

19 January 2009

Four troubled, inner city kids get a western-style shot at redemption when a cowboy pastor invites them to his country ranch and offers them a chance to put their lives in perspective.

Bonanza: Under Attack Trailer (1995)

15 January 1995

After a rogue band of Pinkerton detectives led by ruthless Charley Siringo (Dennis Farina) bushwhacks reformed outlaw Frank James (Leonard Nimoy), he seeks sanctuary on the Ponderosa with the next generation of Cartwrights and his former Civil War compatriots (Ben Johnson and Jack Elam).

Portrait of a Hitman Trailer (1979)

11 May 1979

A professional hitman is hired to kill a brain surgeon. However, it turns out that not only are he and the surgeon old friends, but they are both in love with the same woman.

The Fifth Missile Trailer (1986)

23 February 1986

The crew of a Polaris submarine, on a training mission simulating an attack on Russia, is stricken by toxic poisoning.

A Time to Die Trailer (1991)

01 January 1991

A female photographer teams up with a policeman to try to bring down a corrupt police officer who framed her for drug possession and during her investigation, finds that not everything, or everyone, is what they appear to be.

Shadows of Desire Trailer (1994)

20 September 1994

A woman is torn between her love for a gentle man, and her secret passion for his dangerous brother.

Body of Influence Trailer (1993)

21 April 1993

A successful psychiatrist has his world turned upside-down by the appearance of a mystery woman who cannot recall her own past.

BaadAsssss Cinema Trailer (2002)

01 January 2002

With archive film clips and interviews, this brief look at a frequently overlooked historical period of filmmaking acts as an introduction rather than a complete record.

Al's Lads Trailer (2002)

29 June 2002

Three Englishmen working as waiters on a cruise ship in 1927 are given a chance to work for the Al Capone gang.

The Banker Trailer (1989)

20 December 1989

High-priced prostitutes are being systematically murdered, their corpses mutilated, and a bizarre South American symbol painted in blood is found at the scene.

Crack House Trailer (1989)

10 November 1989

Rick and Melissa are a pair of young lovers hoping to get out of the slums for good and escape the poverty and crime their families and friends have gotten involved in.

Whatever She Wants Trailer (2010)

02 February 2010

Whatever She Wants is the story about one woman s determination to rediscover who she really is... Vivian Wolf (Vivica A.

Inchon Trailer (1981)

04 May 1981

A noisy and absurd re-telling of the great 1950 invasion of Inchon during the Korean War which was masterminded by General Douglas MacArthur.

Getting Even Trailer (1988)

24 May 1988

After being betrayed by a fellow Marine and spending five years in a POW camp, homeless Vietnam vet Roy Evans reunites with his commander, Dundee, and is tasked by the FBI to find his betrayer, Slisko, who is suspected of slaying several women.

Game For Vultures Trailer (1980)

17 September 1980

The South African businessman David Swansey is delivering illegal German helicopters to Rhodesia. That makes the patriot Gideon Marunga an angry man.

Point of Entry Trailer (2007)

03 November 2007

The Alden family move to a gated community after Kathy (Combs) was attacked

The Confidant Trailer (2010)

24 August 2010

The feature weaves an intricate tale about childhood best-friends that have an unusually strong bond and a more intriguing secret.

Bad Jim Trailer (1990)

25 April 1990

A cowpoke buys Billy the Kid's horse and, upon riding it, becomes an incorrigible outlaw himself.

Opposing Force Trailer (1986)

01 August 1986

A group of elite soldiers, including one woman, sign up for the ultimate training mission. The group parachutes onto a remote island, where their objective is to reach the safety zone before the "opposing force" captures them.

Gypsy Angels Trailer (1980)

01 January 1980

Vanna White is a stripper who falls for a stunt pilot who develops amnesia after a crash.

Charley-One-Eye Trailer (1973)

18 April 1973

A black, Union Army deserter and his crippled American Indian hostage form a strained partnership in the interests of surviving the advancing threats of a racist bounty hunter and neighboring bandits.