Do the Right Thing

Monday, January 7
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2hr 00mins // directed by:Spike Lee // featuring:Danny Aiello, Ossie Davis and Ruby Dee

Join cast members Joy Jones and Brian D. Coates from the Huntington Theatre Company's production of Invisible Man for a conversation after the film, moderated by Phillip Martin, WGBH reporter and head of "The Color Initiative" on PRI's The World.

Spike Lee’s powerful 1989 drama chronicles a series of events that bring festering racial tensions to the surface on the hottest day of the year in the Bedford-Stuyvesant section of Brooklyn. Featuring a stellar ensemble cast that includes Danny Aiello, Ossie Davis, Ruby Dee, Samuel L. Jackson, Rosie Perez, and John Turturro, Do the Right Thing sparked controversy while earning popul