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Do the right thing

Author: Spike LeeMonty RossOssie DavisRuby DeeRichard EdsonAll authors
Publisher: [S.l.] : Universal Studios , ©2005.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : PAL color broadcast system : VHS tape : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Light-hearted fun turns into frustration and rage as racial tensions build under the sweltering heat of the summer sun. The disquiet is centred around the local bar, Sal's Famous Pizzeria, run for years by an Italian family. The local black population are unhappy that their neighbourhood is being run by whites and foreigners. The temperature continues to rise as tempers fray and the crisis escalates beyond control"  Read more...
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Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Spike Lee; Monty Ross; Ossie Davis; Ruby Dee; Richard Edson; Giancarlo Esposito; John Turturro; Forty Acres & a Mule Filmworks.; Universal Pictures (Firm)
OCLC Number: 300203420
Notes: Title from container.
Bonus footage: Behind the scenes ; Location visit ; Storyboards ; 3 Trailers ; Making of ; Director's commentary.
A DVD release of the 1989 motion picture.
Credits: Ernest Dickerson (photography); Bill Lee (music); Wynn Thomas (production design); Barry Alexander Brown (editor).
Performer(s): Ossie Davis, Ruby Dee, Richard Edson, Giancarlo Esposito, John Turturro.
Target Audience: UK cert. 18.
Description: 1 DVD (115 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, region 2 ; PAL.
Responsibility: a 40 Acres and a Mule Filmworks production, a Spike Lee Joint ; co-producer Monty Ross ; produced, written and directed by Spike Lee.

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"Light-hearted fun turns into frustration and rage as racial tensions build under the sweltering heat of the summer sun. The disquiet is centred around the local bar, Sal's Famous Pizzeria, run for years by an Italian family. The local black population are unhappy that their neighbourhood is being run by whites and foreigners. The temperature continues to rise as tempers fray and the crisis escalates beyond control" (cover notes).

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