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Doing the Right Thing

Do The Right Thing has a cultural and moral mise-en-scene. Through lighting, props, and acting this film conveys the theme of racial animosity. The dim lighting in the film invokes the audience to understand there is a dark underlining to this plot. 152 more words

Michael Rapaport calls out Spike Lee on gentrification: 'Brooklyn got better'

Michael Rapaport has now become the second former Spike Lee collaborator who’s called out the director for his controversial gentrification remarks.

Lee made headlines in February with an off-the-cuff rant about the recent influx of upper-class whites into his hometown of Brooklyn. 244 more words

Entertainment

VIDEO: Mike Tyson takes a "Bite" out of Pirates' Tony Sanchez

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Mike Tyson has certainly changed over the years and it’s shown in his one man hit stage show (and HBO Special) directed by Spike Lee and in movies like… 88 more words

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Estão disponíveis na internet, hoje, plataformas que possibilitam o financiamento de produções cinematográficas. Estas estão disponíveis na rede, por período determinado, para contribuições individuais para aqueles interessados no projeto. 219 more words

Spike Lee Speaks, Or Rather Rants, At Pratt Institute

In February, just blocks from his father’s Fort Greene Brooklyn apartment, filmmaker, Spike Lee, spoke at Pratt Institute. What was intended to be an interview as part of a lecture to honor African American History Month, turned quickly into a rant by Lee blatantly expressing his views on gentrification. 507 more words

The 25th Hour Revisited: Part 1

Watched a good chunk of the 25th Hour last night on one of the Encore channels.

Greasy white guys going to a club for Monty’s (Edward Norton) last night as a free man.   292 more words

REVIEW

Oldboy


Oldboy (2013)
★ / ★★★★

After almost closing a business deal and then derailing it, Joe Doucett (Josh Brolin), an alcoholic, goes on a drinking binge despite the fact that he ought to be attending—sober—the birthday of his three-year-old daughter. 519 more words

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