Do the Right Thing (1989)

Jul 21, 1989 | Comedy, Drama, General Film

Director: Spike Lee

Writer(s): Spike Lee

Starring: Ossie Davis, Ruby Dee, Richard Edson, Danny Aiello, 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, Leonard L. Thomas, Christa Rivers, Frank Vincent, Luis Antonio Ramos, Richard Parnell Habersham, Gwen McGee, Steve Park, Ginny Yang, Sherwin Park, Shawn Elliott, Diva Osorio, Chris Delaney, Angel Ramirez Jr., Sixto Ramos, Nelson Vasquez, Travell Lee Toulson, Joel Nagle, David E. Weinberg, Yattee Brown, Mecca Brunson, Shawn Stainback, Soquana Wallace, Erik Dellums, Leland Hardy, Garry Pastore, Eric Payne, John Michael Quinn, Michael Ralph, Nicholas Turturro

Synopsis: On the hottest day of the year on a street in the Bedford-Stuyvesant section of Brooklyn, everyone’s hate and bigotry smolders and builds until it explodes into violence.

Release Date: July 21, 1989 (USA) | Length: 120 min | Genre: Comedy, Drama | Certificate: R

Note: I’m still looking for the Double Dutch Girls. Not sure if Leland Hardy is the same as the sports agent. Universal Pictures is marking the 30th anniversary of the movie by releasing a remastered 4k restoration in theaters on June 28, 2019.