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Do the right thing

Author: Ossie DavisRuby DeeSpike LeeBill NunnBarry Alexander BrownAll authors
Publisher: [United States] : Universal City Studios : CIC Video [distributor] 1989.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape : NTSC color broadcast system   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
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Spike Lee combines humor and drama to expose the absurdity and tragedy of racism. The local black population are unhappy that their neighbourhood is being run by whites and foreigners.
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Comedy films
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Ossie Davis; Ruby Dee; Spike Lee; Bill Nunn; Barry Alexander Brown; Danny Aiello; Richard Edson
OCLC Number: 223662991
Notes: Originally released as a motion picture: United States : Forty Acres and a Mule Filmworks, 1989.
Censorship rating R18+. Frequent coarse language.
"A Spike Lee Joint."
"VHR 1381"--Container.
Credits: Credits: produced, written and directed, Spike Lee; edited, Barry Alexander Brown.
Performer(s): Cast: Danny Aiello, Ossie Davis, Ruby Dee, Richard Edson, Spike Lee.
Description: 1 videocassette (VHS NTSC) (ca. 115 min.) : sd., col.
Other Titles: Do the right thing (Motion picture)

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Spike Lee combines humor and drama to expose the absurdity and tragedy of racism. The local black population are unhappy that their neighbourhood is being run by whites and foreigners.

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