Do the Right Thing

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Director

Spike Lee

Cast

Spike Lee as Mookie

Danny Aiello as Sal

Ossie Davis as Da Mayor

Ruby Dee as Mother Sister

Giancarlo Esposito as Buggin’ Out

Bill Nunn as Radio Raheem

John Turturro as Pino

Richard Edson as Vito

Roger Guenveur Smith as Smiley

Rosie Perez as Tina

Samuel L. Jackson as Mister Señor Love Daddy

Writers

Spike Lee (screenplay)


Summary

A Brooklyn neighborhood has simmering racial tension between its African-American residents and the Italian-American owners of a local pizzeria, culminating in tragedy and violence on a hot summer's day.
A Brooklyn neighborhood has simmering racial tension between its African-American residents and the Italian-American owners of a local pizzeria, culminating in tragedy and violence on a hot summer's day.

Genre

Comedy, Drama

Released

June 30, 1989

Runtime

2hrs 0min

MPAA

Rated R

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