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The Resource Do the right thing, Universal ; a Forty Acres and a Mule Filmworks production ; a Spike Lee joint ; produced, written and directed by Spike Lee ; co-producer, Monty Ross, (videorecording)

Do the right thing, Universal ; a Forty Acres and a Mule Filmworks production ; a Spike Lee joint ; produced, written and directed by Spike Lee ; co-producer, Monty Ross, (videorecording)

Label
Do the right thing
Title
Do the right thing
Statement of responsibility
Universal ; a Forty Acres and a Mule Filmworks production ; a Spike Lee joint ; produced, written and directed by Spike Lee ; co-producer, Monty Ross
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
Traces the course of a single day on a block in the Bedford-Stuyvesant area of Brooklyn. It's the hottest day of the year, a scorching 24-hour period that will change the lives of its residents forever
Cataloging source
IUL
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Production design, Wynn Thomas ; original music score, Bill Lee ; editor, Barry Alexander Brown ; photography, Ernest Dickerson
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
Language note
Closed-captioned. In English or French with optional subtitles in Spanish
PerformerNote
Danny Aiello, Ossie Davis, Ruby Dee, Richard Edson, Giancarlo Esposito, Spike Lee, Bull Nunn, John Turturro
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1933-
  • 1957-
  • 1949-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Lee, Spike
  • Ross, Monty
  • Aiello, Danny
  • Davis, Ossie
  • Dee, Ruby
  • Edson, Richard
  • Esposito, Giancarlo
  • Turturro, John
  • Savage, John
  • Universal Pictures (Firm)
  • Forty Acres & a Mule Filmworks
  • Universal Studios Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
120
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • Bedford-Stuyvesant (New York, N.Y.)
  • African Americans
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Do the right thing, Universal ; a Forty Acres and a Mule Filmworks production ; a Spike Lee joint ; produced, written and directed by Spike Lee ; co-producer, Monty Ross, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1989
  • Special features include: Production notes ; cast and filmmakers' bios ; theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
42215886
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen
Extent
1 videodisc (120 min.)
Isbn
9780783227948
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192024221
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
20242
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)42215886
System details
DVD; Dolby surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Do the right thing, Universal ; a Forty Acres and a Mule Filmworks production ; a Spike Lee joint ; produced, written and directed by Spike Lee ; co-producer, Monty Ross, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1989
  • Special features include: Production notes ; cast and filmmakers' bios ; theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
42215886
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen
Extent
1 videodisc (120 min.)
Isbn
9780783227948
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192024221
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
20242
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)42215886
System details
DVD; Dolby surround
Video recording format
DVD

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