Shaft In Africa Script

Director:John Guillermin
Written by:Ernest Tidyman (Author), Stirling Silliphant (Author)

Script Synopsis:The third instalment of in the Shaft film trilogy starring the loveable black bad-ass detective John Shaft. This time Shaft heads to Africa to help shut down people selling immigrants to Europe.

Report To The Commissioner (1975) Script

Director:Milton Katselas
Written by:James Mills (Novel), Abby Mann (Screenplay), Ernest Tidyman (Screenplay)

Script Synopsis:Police officer Patty Butler, alias "Chicklet," is the live-in girlfriend of Thomas 'Stick' Henderson to gather evidence. Detective Bo Lockley is instructed to try to find her, not knowing she's also a cop.

Force Of One Script

Director:Paul Aaron
Written by:Ernest Tidyman (Screenplay), Ernest Tidyman (Story), Pat E. Johnson (Story)

Script Synopsis:Karate champion Matt Logan is enlisted by the police to train officers in self-defense after narcotics agents are killed by an assailant using the martial arts.

Shaft Script

Director:John Singleton
Written by:Ernest Tidyman (Author), John Singleton (Author), Shane Salerno (Author), Richard Price (Author)

Script Synopsis: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.

The French Connection

Director:William Friedkin
Written by:Ernest Tidyman (Screenplay), Robin Moore (Author)

Script Synopsis:A pair of NYC cops in the Narcotics Bureau stumble onto a drug smuggling job with a French connection.

High Plains Drifter

Director:Clint Eastwood
Written by:Ernest Tidyman (Screenplay), Dean Riesner (Screenplay)

Script Synopsis:A gunfighting stranger comes to the small settlement of Lago. After gunning down three gunmen who tried to kill him, the townsfolk decide to hire the Stranger to hold off three outlaws who are on their way.