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Do the right thing (1989)
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Call no.:
DVD 009 379
Title:
Do the right thing
Originally produced:
1989
Format:
DVD
Summary:
Combines humor and drama with memorable characters while tracing the course of a single day on a block in the Bedford-Stuyvesant area of Brooklyn. It's the hottest day of the year, a scorching 24-hour period that will change the lives of its residents forever, with the death of a young black man and the ensuing sequence of tensions and events.
Credits:
Universal ; a Forty Acres and a Mule Filmworks production ; produced, written, and directed by Spike Lee.
Publication:
[Irvington, NY] : Criterion Collection, c2001.
Languages:
Open-captioned for the hearing-impaired.
Details:
2 DVDs (120 min.) : sound, color
Country of production:
United States
Studio(s):
Forty Acres & a Mule Filmworks
Universal Pictures (Firm)
Director(s):
Lee, Spike
Screenwriter(s):
Lee, Spike
Producer(s):
Lee, Spike
Cast:
Danny Aiello, Ossie Davis, Ruby Dee, Richard Edson, Giancarlo Esposito, Spike Lee, Bill Nunn, John Turturro.
Production:
Photography, Ernest Dickerson ; original music score, Bill Lee ; editor, Barry Alexander Brown.
Notes:
Aspect ratio 1.85:1.
DVD release of the 1989 motion picture.
"A Spike Lee joint".
Special features: commentary by Spike Lee ; documentary The Making of Do the Right Thing ; Fight the Power video (Public Enemy) ; interviews ; storyboards ; theatrical trailer and TV spots.
Subjects:
Race relations Drama.
Bedford-Stuyvesant (New York, N.Y.) Drama.
Genre:
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Feature films.
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Location: Van Pelt Video Collection
Format: DVD
Region: NTSC (North America)
Genre: Feature films
Year: 1980s
Spoken language: English
Accessibility: Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Title: Do the right thing
Director: Lee, Spike
Actor: Aiello, Danny
Actor: Davis, Ossie
Actor: Dee, Ruby
Actor: Lee, Spike
Musical score composer: Lee, William F
Production studio: Forty Acres & a Mule Filmworks
Production studio: Universal Pictures (Firm)
Country of production: United States
Screenplay: Original
Film technique: Live action