Do the Right Thing
Released
1989
Directed by
Spike Lee
Tagline
It's the hottest day of the summer. You can do nothing
you can do something
or you can...
Produced by
Spike Lee
Screenplay by
Spike Lee
Actors
Samuel L. Jackson
Martin Lawrence
Spike Lee
John Turturro
Rosie Perez
Giancarlo Esposito
Danny Aiello
Ruby Dee
Ossie Davis
Frankie Faison
Frank Vincent
Bill Nunn
John Savage
Miguel Sandoval
Roger Guenveur Smith
Steve White
Nicholas Turturro
Robin Harris
Steve Park
Richard Edson
Joie Lee
Paul Benjamin
Leonard L. Thomas
Rick Aiello
Gwen McGee
Erik Dellums
Garry Pastore
Luis Antonio Ramos
Nelson Vasquez
Shawn Elliott
Richard Parnell Habersham
Ginny Yang
Sixto Ramos
Joel Nagle
Angel Ramirez
David E. Weinberg
John Michael Quinn
Sherwin Park
Mecca Brunson
Diva Osorio
Christa Rivers
Yattee Brown
Leland Hardy
Shawn Stainback
Travell Lee Toulson
Soquana Wallace
Chris Delaney
Rated
R (USA)
Genres
Indie film
Drama
Comedy
Ensemble Film
Category
Film

Do the Right Thing

Do the Right Thing is a 1989 American comedy-drama hood film produced, written, and directed by Spike Lee, who also played the part of Mookie in the film. Other members of the cast include Danny Aiello, Ossie Davis, Ruby Dee, Richard Edson, Giancarlo Esposito, Bill Nunn, John Turturro, and Samuel L. Jackson. It is also notably the feature film debut of both Martin Lawrence and Rosie Perez. The movie tells the story of a neighborhood's simmering racial tension, which comes to a head and ... more on Wikipedia

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