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Author: Spike LeeMonty RossErnest R DickersonWynn P ThomasBill LeeAll authors
Publisher: United States : Universal Studios, 1989.
Edition/Format:   Film : Film   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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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: Comedies
Sociological works
Material Type: Film
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Spike Lee; Monty Ross; Ernest R Dickerson; Wynn P Thomas; Bill Lee; Barry Alexander Brown; Danny Aiello; Ossie Davis; Ruby Dee; Richard Edson; Forty Acres & a Mule Filmworks.; Universal Pictures (Firm)
OCLC Number: 50567640
Credits: Production design, Wynn Thomas ; original music score, Bill Lee ; editor, Barry Alexander Brown ; photography by Ernest Dickerson.
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: 6 reels of 6 : scope, opt. sd., col. ; 35 mm. print.
Responsibility: a Forty Acres and a Mule ; produced, directed, and written by Spike Lee ; co-producer, Monty Ross.

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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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