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Do the right thing

Author: Spike Lee
Publisher: [London?] : Universal Pictures (UK), [2002?].
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : 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
OCLC Number: 51836370
Notes: A videocassette release of the film produced in 1989.
Credits: Credits: Spike Lee (producer, writer, director); Ernest Dickerson (photography); Bill Lee (music); Wynn Thomas (production design); Barry Alexander Brown (editor).
Performer(s): Cast: Ossie Davis, Ruby Dee, Richard Edson, Giancarlo Esposito, John Turturro.
Target Audience: UK cert. 18.
Description: 1 videocassette (115 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.

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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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