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The Resource Do the right thing, 40 Acres and A Mule Filmworks, Spike Lee Joint, Universal City Studios ; produced, written and directed by Spike Lee, (DVD)

Do the right thing, 40 Acres and A Mule Filmworks, Spike Lee Joint, Universal City Studios ; produced, written and directed by Spike Lee, (DVD)

Label
Do the right thing
Title
Do the right thing
Statement of responsibility
40 Acres and A Mule Filmworks, Spike Lee Joint, Universal City Studios ; produced, written and directed by Spike Lee
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
During the hottest day of the year in the Bedford-Stuyvesant area of Brooklyn, racial tensions are quickly inflamed and violence ensues
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
Language note
In English, with optional English, French or Spanish subtitles
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.D68 2009
PerformerNote
Danny Aiello, Ossie Davis, Ruby Dee, Richard Edson, Giancarlo Esposito, Spike Lee, Bill Nunn, John Turturro, John Savage
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1933-
  • 1928-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Lee, Spike
  • Aiello, Danny
  • Davis, Ossie
  • Dee, Ruby
  • Lee, Bill
Runtime
120
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Do the right thing, 40 Acres and A Mule Filmworks, Spike Lee Joint, Universal City Studios ; produced, written and directed by Spike Lee, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • 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
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
be2009014640
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
20th anniversary ed.
Extent
2 videodiscs (120 min.)
Lccn
be2009014640
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 025192008924
  • 00025192008924
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
6107765
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) 1700323
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Do the right thing, 40 Acres and A Mule Filmworks, Spike Lee Joint, Universal City Studios ; produced, written and directed by Spike Lee, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • 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
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
be2009014640
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
20th anniversary ed.
Extent
2 videodiscs (120 min.)
Lccn
be2009014640
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 025192008924
  • 00025192008924
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
6107765
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) 1700323
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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