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4 Little Girls | Movie Details for Director Spike Lee | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 89%  4 Little Girls  102 min,  TV-14,  [Documentary, History]  [Spike Lee]  [09 Jul 1997]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.9/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, Metacritic 89/100, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 8 wins & 10 nominations.
Actors:  Chris McNair, Helen Pegues, Maxine McNair, Queen Nunn, Walter Cronkite
Plot:  A documentary of the notorious racial terrorist bombing of an African American church during the Civil Rights Movement.
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Do the Right Thing | Movie Details for Director Spike Lee | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 87%  Do the Right Thing  120 min,  R,  [Comedy, Drama]  [Spike Lee]  [21 Jul 1989]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.9/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 93%, Metacritic 91/100, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 2 Oscars. Another 18 wins & 14 nominations.
Actors:  Danny Aiello, Ossie Davis, Richard Edson, Ruby Dee
Plot:  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.
Writer:  Spike Lee
Language:  English, Italian, Spanish, Korean    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Lumière and Company | Movie Details for Director Theodoros Angelopoulos, Vicente Aranda, John Boorman, Youssef Chahine, Alain Corneau, Costa-Gavras, Raymond Depardon, Francis Girod, Peter Greenaway, Lasse Hallström, Hugh Hudson, Gaston Kaboré, Abbas Kiarostami, Cédric Klapisch, Andrey Konchalovskiy, Spike Lee, Claude Lelouch, Bigas Luna, Sarah Moon, Arthur Penn, Lucian Pintilie, Helma Sanders-Brahms, Jerry Schatzberg, Nadine Trintignant, Fernando Trueba, Liv Ullmann, Jaco Van Dormael, Régis Wargnier, Wim Wenders, Yoshishige Yoshida, Yimou Zhang, Merzak Allouache, Gabriel Axel, Michael Haneke, James Ivory, Patrice Leconte, David Lynch, Ismail Merchant, Claude Miller, Idrissa Ouedraogo, Jacques Rivette | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 85%  Lumière and Company  88 min,  [Documentary]  [Theodoros Angelopoulos, Vicente Aranda, John Boorman, Youssef Chahine, Alain Corneau, Costa-Gavras, Raymond Depardon, Francis Girod, Peter Greenaway, Lasse Hallström, Hugh Hudson, Gaston Kaboré, Abbas Kiarostami, Cédric Klapisch, Andrey Konchalovskiy, Spike Lee, Claude Lelouch, Bigas Luna, Sarah Moon, Arthur Penn, Lucian Pintilie, Helma Sanders-Brahms, Jerry Schatzberg, Nadine Trintignant, Fernando Trueba, Liv Ullmann, Jaco Van Dormael, Régis Wargnier, Wim Wenders, Yoshishige Yoshida, Yimou Zhang, Merzak Allouache, Gabriel Axel, Michael Haneke, James Ivory, Patrice Leconte, David Lynch, Ismail Merchant, Claude Miller, Idrissa Ouedraogo, Jacques Rivette]  [20 Dec 1995]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.0/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Actors:  Jeffe Alperi, Max von Sydow, Merzak Allouache, Pernilla August, Romane Bohringer, Theodoros Angelopoulos
Plot:  40 international directors were asked to make a short film using the original Cinematographe invented by the Lumière brothers.
Writer:  Philippe Poulet (original idea)
Language:  French, English, Danish, Norwegian, Swedish, Greek, Japanese, Mandarin    Country:  France, Denmark, Spain, Sweden    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Malcolm X | Movie Details for Director Spike Lee | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 80%  Malcolm X  202 min,  PG-13,  [Biography, Drama, History]  [Spike Lee]  [18 Nov 1992]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.7/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 91%, Metacritic 72/100, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 2 Oscars. Another 18 wins & 22 nominations.
Actors:  Al Freeman Jr., Albert Hall, Angela Bassett, Delroy Lindo, Denzel Washington
Plot:  Biographical epic of the controversial and influential Black Nationalist leader, from his early life and career as a small-time gangster, to his ministry as a member of the Nation of Islam.
Writer:  Alex Haley (book), Malcolm X (book), Arnold Perl (screenplay), Spike Lee (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA, Japan    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Inside Man | Movie Details for Director Spike Lee | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 79%  Inside Man  129 min,  R,  [Crime, Drama, Mystery]  [Spike Lee]  [24 Mar 2006]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.6/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 86%, Metacritic 76/100, External Reviews
Awards:  6 wins & 11 nominations.
Actors:  Christopher Plummer, Clive Owen, Denzel Washington, Jodie Foster
Plot:  A police detective, a bank robber, and a high-power broker enter high-stakes negotiations after the criminal's brilliant heist spirals into a hostage situation.
Writer:  Russell Gewirtz
Language:  English, Albanian, Spanish    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
She's Gotta Have It | Movie Details for Director Spike Lee | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 79%  She's Gotta Have It  84 min,  R,  [Comedy, Romance]  [Spike Lee]  [08 Aug 1986]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.6/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 93%, Metacritic 79/100, External Reviews
Awards:  3 wins & 2 nominations.
Actors:  John Canada Terrell, Spike Lee, Tommy Redmond Hicks, Tracy Camilla Johns
Plot:  Story of a woman and her three lovers.
Writer:  Spike Lee
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Get on the Bus | Movie Details for Director Spike Lee | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 78%  Get on the Bus  120 min,  R,  [Drama, History]  [Spike Lee]  [16 Oct 1996]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.8/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 88%, External Reviews
Awards:  2 wins & 5 nominations.
Actors:  Andre Braugher, Charles S. Dutton, De'aundre Bonds, Ossie Davis, Richard Belzer, Thomas Jefferson Byrd
Plot:  A disparate group of African-American men travel by bus to Washington, DC for the Million Man March.
Writer:  Reggie Rock Bythewood
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Original Kings of Comedy | Movie Details for Director Spike Lee | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 76%  The Original Kings of Comedy  115 min,  R,  [Comedy, Documentary]  [Spike Lee]  [18 Aug 2000]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.7/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 86%, Metacritic 76/100, External Reviews
Awards:  3 nominations.
Actors:  Bernie Mac, Cedric the Entertainer, D.L. Hughley, Steve Harvey
Plot:  A concert film featuring four major African American stand up comedians.
Writer:  Cedric the Entertainer, Steve Harvey, D.L. Hughley, Bernie Mac
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
He Got Game | Movie Details for Director Spike Lee | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 70%  He Got Game  136 min,  R,  [Drama, Sport]  [Spike Lee]  [01 May 1998]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.9/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 80%, Metacritic 63/100, External Reviews
Awards:  10 nominations.
Actors:  Denzel Washington, Milla Jovovich, Ray Allen, Rosario Dawson
Plot:  A basketball player's father must try to convince him to go to a college so he can get a shorter sentence.
Writer:  Spike Lee
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Clockers | Movie Details for Director Spike Lee | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 69%  Clockers  128 min,  R,  [Crime, Drama, Mystery]  [Spike Lee]  [13 Sep 1995]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.9/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 68%, Metacritic 71/100, External Reviews
Awards:  6 nominations.
Actors:  Delroy Lindo, Harvey Keitel, John Turturro, Mekhi Phifer
Plot:  Young drug pushers in the projects of Brooklyn live hard dangerous lives, trapped between their drug bosses and the detectives out to stop them.
Writer:  Richard Price (book), Richard Price (screenplay), Spike Lee (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Crooklyn | Movie Details for Director Spike Lee | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 69%  Crooklyn  115 min,  PG-13,  [Comedy, Drama]  [Spike Lee]  [13 May 1994]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.9/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 73%, Metacritic 65/100, External Reviews
Awards:  3 nominations.
Actors:  Alfre Woodard, David Patrick Kelly, Delroy Lindo, Zelda Harris
Plot:  Spike Lee's vibrant semi-autobiographical portrait of a school teacher, her stubborn jazz musician husband and their five kids living in Brooklyn in 1973.
Writer:  Cinqué Lee, Joie Lee (screenplay), Joie Lee (story), Spike Lee
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Mo' Better Blues | Movie Details for Director Spike Lee | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 69%  Mo' Better Blues  130 min,  R,  [Drama, Music, Romance]  [Spike Lee]  [03 Aug 1990]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.6/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 73%, External Reviews
Awards:  1 win & 3 nominations.
Actors:  Denzel Washington, Giancarlo Esposito, Spike Lee, Wesley Snipes
Plot:  Jazz trumpeter Bleek Gilliam makes questionable decisions in his professional and romantic lives.
Writer:  Spike Lee
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Summer of Sam | Movie Details for Director Spike Lee | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 66%  Summer of Sam  142 min,  R,  [Crime, Drama, Romance]  [Spike Lee]  [02 Jul 1999]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.6/10, Metacritic 67/100, External Reviews
Awards:  6 nominations.
Actors:  Adrien Brody, Jennifer Esposito, John Leguizamo, Mira Sorvino
Plot:  Spike Lee's take on the "Son of Sam" murders in New York City during the summer of 1977 centering on the residents of an Italian-American Northeast Bronx neighborhood who live in fear and distrust of one another.
Writer:  Spike Lee, Victor Colicchio (screenplay), Michael Imperioli (screenplay), Spike Lee (screenplay)
Language:  English, Italian    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Jungle Fever | Movie Details for Director Spike Lee | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 61%  Jungle Fever  132 min,  R,  [Drama, Romance]  [Spike Lee]  [07 Jun 1991]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.5/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 57%, External Reviews
Awards:  6 wins & 8 nominations.
Actors:  Annabella Sciorra, Ossie Davis, Spike Lee, Wesley Snipes
Plot:  Friends and family of a married black architect react in different ways to his affair with an Italian secretary.
Writer:  Spike Lee
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
School Daze | Movie Details for Director Spike Lee | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 56%  School Daze  121 min,  R,  [Comedy, Drama, Musical]  [Spike Lee]  [12 Feb 1988]
Ratings:  IMDB 5.8/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 62%, Metacritic 49/100, External Reviews
Actors:  Giancarlo Esposito, Kyme, Laurence Fishburne, Tisha Campbell-Martin
Plot:  A not so popular young man wants to pledge to a popular fraternity at his historically black college.
Writer:  Spike Lee
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Bamboozled | Movie Details for Director Spike Lee | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 54%  Bamboozled  135 min,  R,  [Comedy, Drama, Music]  [Spike Lee]  [20 Oct 2000]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.5/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 48%, Metacritic 50/100, External Reviews
Awards:  1 win & 10 nominations.
Actors:  Damon Wayans, Jada Pinkett Smith, Savion Glover, Tommy Davidson
Plot:  A frustrated African-American TV writer proposes a blackface minstrel show in protest, but to his chagrin it becomes a hit.
Writer:  Spike Lee
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Miracle at St. Anna | Movie Details for Director Spike Lee | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 43%  Miracle at St. Anna  160 min,  R,  [Action, Crime, Drama]  [Spike Lee]  [26 Sep 2008]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.0/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 33%, Metacritic 37/100, External Reviews
Awards:  2 wins & 9 nominations.
Actors:  Derek Luke, Laz Alonso, Michael Ealy, Omar Benson Miller
Plot:  Set in 1944 Italy, the story of four black American soldiers who get trapped in a Tuscan village during WWII.
Writer:  James McBride (screenplay), James McBride (novel)
Language:  English, German, Italian    Country:  USA, Italy    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Girl 6 | Movie Details for Director Spike Lee | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 42%  Girl 6  108 min,  R,  [Comedy, Drama]  [Spike Lee]  [22 Mar 1996]
Ratings:  IMDB 5.0/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 33%, Metacritic 44/100, External Reviews
Awards:  1 nomination.
Actors:  Isaiah Washington, Jenifer Lewis, Spike Lee, Theresa Randle
Plot:  This Spike Lee film examines the life of an aspiring actress in New York. She is upset by the treatment of women in the movie industry during one of her screen tests with 'QT'. Out of work ...
Writer:  Suzan-Lori Parks
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia

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