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  1. la Times Supports Vibrant 'Pharmacies' with Witchcraft Supplies and Santa Muerte GearRead the original story

    Monday Mar 23 | VDARE

    ... One candle held a special petition from its user: "I would like good luck landing the role in 'She's Gotta Have It,' a TV show being developed by Spike Lee." "We all light candles. We know the probability is not very successful, but it can work," ...

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  2. Creator of "Mars Blackmon," "Bugs Bunny" and "Bo Knows" Campaigns Jim ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2015 | Hypebeast.com

    ... for five dollars, and it was Spike, and he goes, 'Hi, I'm Spike Lee, I'm a filmmaker, my first movie, She's Gotta Have It , is coming out, it's about yadda yadda yadda, hopefully you'll go see it, and then I won't have to sell tube socks, three for ...

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  3. Ruth Carter meeting with Spike Lee changed everythingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2015 | Recordpub.com

    ... or repairs. One night, one of Carter's college friends brought Lee, who had not yet gone to Cannes with "She's Gotta Have It." A friendship quickly developed and Lee advised Carter to get some film experience by signing up to work on student thesis ...

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  4. Essence' honoree's accidental careerRead the original story

    Feb 18, 2015 | Altoona Mirror

    ... or repairs. One night, one of Carter's college friends brought Lee, who had not yet gone to Cannes with "She's Gotta Have It." A friendship quickly developed and Lee advised Carter to get some film experience by signing up to work on student thesis ...

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  5. After 45 film credits, two Oscar nods, Carter retains enthusiasm for costumingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2015 | The Chronicle Herald

    ... or repairs. One night, one of Carter's college friends brought Lee, who had not yet gone to Cannes with She's Gotta Have It. A friendship quickly developed and Lee advised Carter to get some film experience by signing up to work on student thesis ...

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  6. Ruth E. Cartera s meeting with Spike Lee changed everythingRead the original story

    Feb 18, 2015 | KDWN

    ... or repairs. One night, one of Carter's college friends brought Lee, who had not yet gone to Cannes with "She's Gotta Have It." A friendship quickly developed and Lee advised Carter to get some film experience by signing up to work on student thesis ...

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  7. Buffalo Black Made a Fan of Spike Lee Through Da Sweet Blood of JesusRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2015 | Dallas Observer

    ... black inequality." Lee has examined the dynamics of race and the spirit of being black in films like She's Gotta Have It , Do the Right Thing and School Days . Da Sweet Blood of Jesus is an adaptation of a classic Blaxploitation vampire film called ...

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  8. Celebrate Michael Jordan's 52nd birthday with a look back at 15 memorable momentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2015 | The Oregonian

    ... Blackmon," didn't originate in the Air Jordan commercials. Blackmon was a character in Lee's movie "She's Gotta Have It" and he carried the persona into the Jordan commercials that debuted in 1988. The commercials helped ignite the rise of the ...

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  9. Review: Da Sweet Blood of Jesus ...Read the original story

    Feb 16, 2015 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... s idiosyncratic, stylistic, and proves that the director is still as adventurous as he was when he made "She's Gotta Have It" in 1985.

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  10. 'We're in Disarray': An Interview With Spike LeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2015 | The Atlantic

    ... being incarcerated. Almost three decades since his the release of his extraordinary directorial debut, She's Gotta Have It, time hasn't dulled Lee or his films. His latest movie, Da Sweet Blood of Jesus, is about a fiery romance between Dr. Hess ...

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  11. Spike Lee Turns an Intriguing Eye to the 'Sweet Blood' of VampiresRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2015 | KQED

    After a brief prologue, Spike Lee's Da Sweet Blood of Jesus opens in the same Brooklyn church that was the centerpiece of his Red Hook Summer . The moment seemingly connects Sweet Blood not just to the 2012 film but also to movies further back in his career, since Red Hook itself was billed as part of Lee's "Chronicles of Brooklyn," which include his early classics like She's Gotta Have It and Do the Right Thing .

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  12. Spike Lee Talks Getting 'Financing from the Fans' to Create "Da Sweet Blood of Jesus"Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2015 | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    ... "It was not called crowdsourcing back then. It was just getting money. For example, the first film She's Gotta Have It, we raised 170,000 dollars back in 1985 for the film," he says. "So we've always used principles of crowdsourcing, but now it's ...

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  13. Spike Lee, Anna Kendrick, David Cross Pics Counter 'Fifty Shades': Specialty PreviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2015 | Deadline

    ... His highest grossing title is Inside Man (Universal, 2006) which cumed over $88.5M. His first feature, She's Gotta Have It opened in a single theater in August, 1986 grossing $28,473, going on to total over $7.13M. The Last Five Years ...

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  14. Interview: Spike Lee Discusses 'Da Sweet Blood of Jesus'...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2015 | Vibe

    ... fully, I used the principles of Kickstarter way back in 1985 when I was trying to raise $175,000 to make She's Gotta Have It. SL: Right with Nola Darling. The only thing that's changed is the technology and the terminology, but it's still crowd ...

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  15. Spike Lee on 10 of His Cultural InfluencesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2015 | New York Magazine

    ... back to that book. It's the odyssey of who we are as a people in this country. Akira Kurosawa's Rashomon She's Gotta Have It was inspired by Kurosawa's Rashomon . The whole story of Rashomon , where a rape and murder is committed, and you get ...

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  16. Spike Lee on 'Da Sweet Blood of Jesus' & change in HollywoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2015 | New York Daily News

    ... member of the Academy, the fruit of a career that began almost 30 years ago with the breakout indie hit "She's Gotta Have It" (1986) and has included critically hailed hits "Do the Right Thing" (1989), "Malcolm X" (1992), "25th Hour" (2002) and ...

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  17. Spike Lee Sounds Off on 'Selma's' Oscar Snubs and Hollywood's Biggest 'Lie'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... but people have got to understand the principle of crowdsourcing, which I utilized in 1985 to make She's Gotta Have It . We shot that in 12 days. Cronies is about male friendship, and Sweet Blood is about vampirism as a metaphor for addiction, so ...

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  18. 'Losing Ground' Steps Forward At Lincoln CenterRead the original story

    Feb 5, 2015 | WNYC-AM New York

    ... York to act in the movie-that proves most stifling. There's a comparable blending of gender and race in She's Gotta Have It , Spike Lee's breakout 1986 first feature, which closes the "Tell It Like It Is" series. The movie follows Nola (Tracy ...

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  19. A Parisian Finds Her Place in a Rarely Seen Part of 'Girlhood'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | KQED

    ... and power to shape her destiny. Back in 1986, Spike Lee broke all sorts of new ground with his exuberant She's Gotta Have It , about a bohemian black woman and her three lovers. She's Gotta Have It was a pioneering work, but after that, no one could ...

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  20. A Parisian Finds Her Place In A Rarely Seen Part Of 'Girlhood'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | National Public Radio

    ... and power to shape her destiny. Back in 1986, Spike Lee broke all sorts of new ground with his exuberant She's Gotta Have It , about a bohemian black woman and her three lovers. She's Gotta Have It was a pioneering work, but after that, no one could ...

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