Jul 15, 2014
The Spike Lee Joint Collection Vol. 1
Blu-Ray Review: Two of Spike Lee's finest - 25th Hour and He Got Game - make their Blu-ray debuts with new commentaries featuring the director and respective lead actors in this excellent, must-have release.
BWW Reviews: Explosive Solo Performance Piece, Rodney King, Plays Woolly Mammoth
Last seen at Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company in 1996 in his award-winning solo play A Huey P. Newtown story, Roger Guenveur Smith returns to DC with yet another historical solo piece that's gained acclaim in other major cities about an influential African American.
"Do the Right Thing" cast then and now
It was a "Spike Lee joint" that broke the mold. "Do the Right Thing" rocked the nation when it was first released 25 years ago.
The Spike Lee Joint Collection - Vol. 2
The two films in the last "Spike Lee Joints" collection - "He Got Game" and "25th Hour" - remain pretty well respected, Blu-ray re-release or not.
The Spike Lee Joint Collection, Vol. 1
The phrase "American filmmaker" is a loaded one, and very few actually earn it. For a filmmaker to capture something of themselves on screen is admirable - for them to capture the temperature of the country is no less than miraculous.