Do the Right Thing 1989
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|Starring||Danny Aiello, Ossie Davis|
|Supporting actors||Ruby Dee, Richard Edson, Giancarlo Esposito, Spike Lee, Bill Nunn, John Turturro, Paul Benjamin, Frankie Faison, Robin Harris, Joie Lee, Miguel Sandoval, Rick Aiello, John Savage, Samuel L. Jackson, Rosie Perez, Roger Guenveur Smith, Steve White, Martin Lawrence|
|MPAA rating||R (Restricted)|
|Captions and subtitles||English Details|
|Rental rights||24 hour viewing period. Details|
|Purchase rights||Stream instantly and download to 2 locations Details|
|Format||Amazon Instant Video (streaming online video and digital download)|
DO THE RIGHT THING is an odd title for a film like this, some people may think.
Great cast, great message, great view of people's struggle with racial/cultural differences and their perception of other cultures.
Spike Lee's 1989 film Do The Right Thing is among a handful of films that rise above the level of actual entertainment.
This film, an American Film Institute film, is billed as a dramedy, but I didn't see the comedy of the situation. Read morePublished 12 days ago by Jason
I DIDN'T REALIZE HOW MYTHIC IT IS THE FIRST FEW TIMES I SAW IT. I JUST THOUGHT IT WAS REVEALING SECRETS OF OUR SOCIETY.
NOW THAT I CAN SEE THE FORM OF IT, I AM MORE IMPRESSED.
Required watch for a cinema class. It was a very edgy look at 80s and 90s black pop culture and racism. Great film to use as a debate starter. Read morePublished 1 month ago by JasonR.S.
Would recommend to anyone studying race riots. Very good at showing how tensions build in a community, before boiling over due to a catalyst.Published 1 month ago by Kelly