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Author: Universal Pictures (Firm); MCA Home Video (Firm)
Publisher: Universal City, CA : MCA Home Video, 1989.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This powerful visual feast 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.
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Genre/Form: Drama
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Universal Pictures (Firm); MCA Home Video (Firm)
OCLC Number: 20901999
Credits: Production design, Wynn Thomas ; original music score, Bill Lee ; editor, Barry Alexander Brown ; photography by Ernest Dickerson ; co-producer, Monty Ross.
Cast: Danny Aiello (Sal), Ossie Davis (Da Mayor), Ruby Dee (Mother Sister), Richard Edson (Vito), Giancarlo Esposito (Buggin Out), Spike Lee (Mookie), Bull Nunn (Radio Raheem), John Turturro (Pino).
Description: 1 videocassette (VHS) (120 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Responsibility: a Forty Acres and a Mule ; produced, directed, and written by Spike Lee.

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This powerful visual feast 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.

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