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Do the right thing

Author: Spike LeeDanny AielloOssie DavisRuby DeeBill LeeAll authors
Publisher: [South Burlington, Vt.] : Criterion Collection, ©2001.
Series: Criterion collection (DVD videodiscs), 97.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView 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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Genre/Form: Drama
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Spike Lee; Danny Aiello; Ossie Davis; Ruby Dee; Bill Lee; Universal City Studios.; Criterion Collection (Firm); Forty Acres & a Mule Filmworks.
ISBN: 155940910X 9781559409100
OCLC Number: 806010205
Language Note: In English, with English subtitles.
Notes: Originally released as a motion picture in 1989.
Features: audio commentary (by director Spike Lee, Ernest Dickerson, production designer Wynn Thomas, and actor Joie Lee), optional image quality, new video introductions by Spike Lee, documentary: "The making of do the right thing", Spike Lee and Jon Kilik revisit the Bed-Stuy locations, Public Enemy's video for "Fight the power", 1989 Cannes Film Festival press conference, behind the scenes footage, storyboards, interview with editor Barry Brown, theatrical trailer and tv spots.
DVD 1372.
Credits: Photography: Ernest Dickerson; production design, Wynn Thomas; editor, Barry Alexander Brown; music, Bill Lee.
Cast: Danny Aiello, Ossie Davis, Ruby Dee, Richard Edson, Giancarlo Esposito, Spike Lee, Bill Nunn, John Turturro, John Savage.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: R.
Description: 2 videodiscs (ca. 240 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet.
Details: DVDs, Dolby digital surround stereo.
Series Title: Criterion collection (DVD videodiscs), 97.
Responsibility: 40 Acres and A Mule Filmworks, Spike Lee Joint, Universal City Studios ; 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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