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Author: Spike LeeDanny AielloOssie DavisRuby DeeRichard EdsonAll authors
Publisher: [Irvington, NY] : Criterion Collection, [2001]
Series: Criterion collection, 97.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : English : Special ed., widescreenView all editions and formats
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During the hottest day of the year in the Bedford-Stuyvesant area of Brooklyn, racial tensions are quickly inflamed and violence ensues.
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Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Spike Lee; Danny Aiello; Ossie Davis; Ruby Dee; Richard Edson; Giancarlo Esposito; Bill Nunn; John Turturro; Paul Benjamin; Frankie Faison; Robin Harris; Joie Susannah Lee; Miguel Sandoval; Rick Aiello; John Savage; Rosie Perez; Samuel L Jackson; Ruthe Carter; Bill Lee; Branford Marsalis; Ernest R Dickerson; Forty Acres & a Mule Filmworks.; Universal City Studios.; Universal Studios Home Video (Firm); Criterion Collection (Firm)
ISBN: 155940910X 9781559409100
OCLC Number: 794709670
Language Note: In English with optional subtitles in English.
Notes: Originally released as a motion picture in 1989.
Special features disc 1: audio commentary with director Spike Lee, cinematographer Ernest Dickerson, production designer Wynn Thomas, and actress Joie Lee.
Special features disc 2: Spike Lee intro; Behind the scenes featurette; the riot sequence featurette; The making of Do the right thing; Editor Barry Brown interview; Cannes 1989 press conference; "Fight the power" music video; Trailers; Spike' last word.
Credits: Costumes, Ruth Carter ; production designer, Wynn Thomas ; original music score, Bill Lee ; featuring Branford Marsalis ; editor, Barry Alexander Brown ; photography, Ernest Dickerson.
Cast: Danny Aiello, Ossie Davis, Ruby Dee, Richard Edson, Giancarlo Esposito, Spike Lee, Bill Nunn, John Turturro, Paul Benjamin, Frankie Faison, Robin Harris, Miguel Sandoval, RIck Aiello, John Savage, Rosie Perez, Samuel L. Jackson.
Description: 2 DVDs (120 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation (1.85:1 aspect ratio), Dolby digital surround stereo.
Contents: Disc 1: The movie --
Disc 2: The supplement.
Series Title: Criterion collection, 97.
Responsibility: Universal ; a Forty Acres and a Mule Filmworks production a Spike Lee Joint ; produced, written and directed by Spike Lee.

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During the hottest day of the year in the Bedford-Stuyvesant area of Brooklyn, racial tensions are quickly inflamed and violence ensues.

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