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Do the Right Thing
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Danny Aiello

Danny Aiello

Salvatore 'Sal' Fragione
Ossie Davis

Ossie Davis

Da Mayor
Ruby Dee

Ruby Dee

Mother Sister
Giancarlo Esposito

Giancarlo Esposito

Buggin' Out
Spike Lee

Spike Lee

Mookie
Bill Nunn

Bill Nunn

Radio Raheem


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Spike Lee

Spike Lee

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4 years, 10 months ago at Sep 16 14:41
God damn I have wanted to see this since it came out!

A great movie

4 years, 7 months ago at Dec 20 16:03
I always loved Spike Lee's movies and this one is definitely his masterpiece. It is a simple story but there are so many layers, I thought it was just fascinating. Like Roger Ebert, I am quite amazed that such important movie was not nominated for the Best picture academy award. Anyway, I think it is a great classic and it is definitely worth a look.

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1 year, 10 months ago at Sep 7 6:20
My all time fave film. Weirdly enough, I don't really like Spike Lee's films but this one is a masterpiece. All the characters are memorable and their interplay is fantastic.
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It's the hottest day of the year in the Bedford-Stuyvesant neighborhood of Brooklyn, and tensions are growing there, with the only local businesses being a Korean grocery and Sal's Pizzeria. Mookie, Sal's delivery boy, manages to always be at the center of the action.
Release date: 21 July 1989
UPC: 025192024221
Drama (19), Racism (14), 1989 (11), 1980s (10), Pizza (9), Riot (8), New York (8), Brooklyn (7), Usa (7), Comedy (7), Police (7), Hate (5), Spike Lee (5), NYC (5), Celebrity (5), Race (4), Race Relations (4), Fire Hose (4), (3), Summer (3)
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