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Do The Right Thing

1989 | 2h 0m | Comedy Drama

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Director Spike Lee dives head-first into a maelstrom of racial and social ills, using as his springboard the hottest day of the year on one block in Brooklyn, NY. Three businesses dominate the block: a storefront radio station, where a smooth-talkin' deejay (Samuel L. Jackson) spins the platters that matter; a convenience store owned by a Korean couple; and Sal's Famous Pizzeria, the only white-operated business in the neighborhood. Sal (Danny Aiello) serves up slices with his two sons, genial Vito (Richard Edson) and angry, racist Pino (John Turturro). Sal has one black employee, Mookie (Spik...

Director

Spike Lee

Stars

Spike Lee Danny Aiello John Turturro Richard Edson Giancarlo Esposito Samuel L. Jackson Ossie Davis Rosie Perez Joie Lee

Release date

26 May 1989

1 Showtimes across London

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