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Do the right thing

Author: Spike LeeDanny AielloOssie DavisJohn TurturroBill NunnAll authors
Publisher: [Boston, MA] : DVS Home Video, 1989.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This powerful visual feast 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: Described video
Drama
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Spike Lee; Danny Aiello; Ossie Davis; John Turturro; Bill Nunn; Ruby Dee
ISBN: 0783223056 9780783223056
OCLC Number: 875928978
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Canadian home video rating: not rated.
For private home use only.
Performer(s): Danny Aiello (Sal), Ossie Davis (Da Mayor), Ruby Dee (Mother Sister), Richard Edson (Vito), Giancarlo Esposito (Buggin Out), Spike Lee (Mookie), Bill Nunn (Radio Raheem), John Turturro (Pino).
Description: 1 videocassette (120 min.) : sd., col., 1/2 in.
Responsibility: a Forty Acres and a Mule ; produced, directed, and written by Spike Lee.

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This powerful visual feast 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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