Do the Right Thing

Do the Right Thing (1989)

It's the hottest day of the summer. You can do nothing, you can do something, or you can …

  • Genre: Drama
  • Release Date: 1989-06-14
  • User Rating: 7.8/10 from 1116 ratings
  • Runtime: 2h 0min
  • Language: 한국어/조선말
  • Production Company: 40 Acres and a Mule Filmworks
  • Production Country: United States of America
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Salvatore "Sal" Fragione is the Italian owner of a pizzeria in Brooklyn. A neighborhood local, Buggin' Out, becomes upset when he sees that the pizzeria's Wall of Fame exhibits only Italian actors. Buggin' Out believes a pizzeria in a black neighborhood should showcase black actors, but Sal disagrees. The wall becomes a symbol of racism and hate to Buggin' Out and to other people in the neighborhood, and tensions rise.

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Art Wynn Thomas Production Design
Writing Spike Lee Screenplay
Directing Spike Lee Director
Production Spike Lee Producer
Editing Barry Alexander Brown Editor
Sound Skip Lievsay Sound Designer
Sound Bill Lee Original Music Composer
Camera Ernest R. Dickerson Director of Photography
Production Robi Reed Casting
Art Steve Rosse Set Decoration
Costume & Make-Up Ruth E. Carter Costume Design
Costume & Make-Up Matiki Anoff Makeup Artist
Costume & Make-Up Larry M. Cherry Hairstylist
Sound Tony Martinez Sound Editor
Crew Steven Kirshoff Special Effects
Crew Eddie Smith Stunt Coordinator
Crew Andy Duppin Stunts
Sound Tom Fleischman Sound Re-Recording Mixer