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Spike Lee Posts Chilling Video Proving Chokehold Victim Is The Real Life Radio Raheem

The Huffington Post | Danielle Cadet | Posted 07.22.2014 | Black Voices

After a disturbing video of New York resident Eric Garner being placed in a chokehold and restrained by police went viral, critics have publicly spoke...

The 'Do The Right Thing' Reviews Spike Lee Called 'Unfiltered Racism'

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rosen | Posted 06.30.2014 | Entertainment

According to something called New York City Weather Archive, temperatures in New York on June 30, 1989 were relatively mild. That's ironic since what ...

The Obamas' First Date Was To See 'Do The Right Thing'

The Huffington Post | Matthew Jacobs | Posted 06.30.2014 | Entertainment

Spike Lee's "Do the Right Thing" celebrates its 25th anniversary on June 30, and it remains one of film's finest depictions of racial and social unres...

Spike Lee Set To Celebrate Classic Film With Block Party

The Huffington Post | Brennan Williams | Posted 06.30.2014 | Black Voices

As Spike Lee’s classic flick, “Do The Right Thing” steadily approaches the 25 year anniversary since its release on June 30, the film’s neighb...

This 25-Year-Old Reaction To 'Do The Right Thing' Still Pisses Spike Lee Off

The Huffington Post | Danielle Cadet | Posted 07.07.2014 | Black Voices

As Spike Lee's film "Do The Right Thing" celebrates its 25th anniversary. The legendary director has reflected on the movie's groundbreaking approach ...

Revisiting Do The Right Thing: 25 Years Later

Craig Carpenter | Posted 08.19.2014 | Entertainment
Craig Carpenter

Each character in the film represents a different segment of society, each with their own valid points and agendas. Do The Right Thing, taking place in a Brooklyn of 25 years ago, was prophetic in that it showed how, in proximity, everyone must learn to live together, if not necessarily in love.

Spike Lee Regrets 'She's Gotta Have It' Rape Scene

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rosen | Posted 05.14.2014 | Entertainment

Spike Lee is making the interview rounds to support both the 25th anniversary of "Do the Right Thing" and the director's new film, "Da Sweet Blood of ...

Spike Lee On 'Do The Right Thing': 'The Film Was Made To Have People Talk'

HuffPost Live | Kira Brekke | Posted 05.13.2014 | Entertainment

Spike Lee's award-winning film "Do The Right Thing," about racial turmoil in Brooklyn, paved the way for politically infused discussions about race in...

Spike Lee To Attend 'Do The Right Thing' Screening At Ebertfest

AP | Posted 03.11.2014 | Entertainment

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — Director Spike Lee will attend a 25th-anniversary screening of "Do The Right Thing" at late movie critic Roger Ebert's film f...

Spike Lee To Attend 25th Anniversary Screening Of 'Do The Right Thing'

AP | Posted 03.18.2014 | Black Voices

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — Director Spike Lee will attend a 25th-anniversary screening of "Do The Right Thing" at late movie critic Roger Ebert's film f...

The One Word Spike Lee Hopes Will Define Him

OWN | Posted 11.09.2013 | OWN

Academy Award-nominated filmmaker Spike Lee sits down with Oprah in Brooklyn for a candid conversation about his prolific career on "Oprah's Next Chap...

Back to Black Africa Without a White Tour Guide

Brett Fenzel | Posted 01.23.2014 | Arts
Brett Fenzel

Still, seeing a repressed population take charge in the hands of a filmmaker who was one of these people made me trust in the movies as a medium where stories didn't have to be told by white proxy. Dishing out no small credit to Lee and his fellows, my brother would go on to hone his skills as a freestyle rapper, and I'd go on to study African cinema.

Which Broadway Play Is Spike Interested In Filming?

Posted 08.10.2012 | Black Voices

Aside from making his recent Broadway directorial debut in Mike Tyson’s one-man show, “Undisputed Truth,” Spike Lee now has his eyes set on gett...

Spike Lee Makes Unexpected Choice For New Film

The Moviefone Blog | Aiden Redmond (Subscribe to Aiden Redmond's Posts) | Posted 09.10.2011 | Entertainment

After vaguely announcing on Twitter this morning that he's just started filming 'Red Hook Summer' where he'll be reprising his iconic role of Mookie f...

Spike Lee: 'Actors Are F*cked Up Because...'

Posted 08.31.2011 | Entertainment

Spike Lee, it seems, has little regard for Hollywood. Not film, mind you -- as one of America's most celebrated auteurs, he clearly has a grasp for th...