The BlacKkKlansman

2018 Blumhouse Productions/Monkeypaw Productions/40 Acres and a Mule Filmworks/Focus Features Directed by Spike Lee Produced by Jason Blum/Spike Lee/Raymond Mansfield/Sean McKittrick/Jordan Peele/Sean Redick Written by Charlie Watchtel/David Rabinowitz/Kevin Willmott/Spike Lee Based on “Black Klansman” by Ron Stallworth When I first heard about this movie I thought it was going to be a remake of the […]

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Red Hook Summer

2012 40 Acres & A Mule Filmworks/Variance Films Directed and Produced by Spike Lee Written by Spike Lee and James McBride Cinematography by Kerwin DeVonish Edited by Hye Mee Na Music by Bruce Hornsby/Judith Hill/Jon Batiste I’ve watched RED HOOK SUMMER three times now and I still can’t honestly say what I think of it. […]

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Bamboozled

2000 New Line Cinema Written and Directed by Spike Lee Produced by Kisha Imani Cameron, Jon Kilik and Spike Lee Music by Terence Blanchard Cinematography by Ellen Kuras Edited by Sam Pollard The last credit we see at the end of BAMBOOZLED is a dedication to Budd Schulberg.  It’s a dedication I found most appropriate […]

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