Do The Right Thing Book
Both a critical and popular success, Do The Right Thing became a landmark film that brought serious issues in the African American community to light and established Lee as a major director in American cinema. Lee also wrote the screenplay, produced, and even starred in this deeply personal film, which was applauded for its commanding visuals provided by cinematographer Ernest Dickerson, intense performances by Danny Aiello and John Turturro, and an assertive soundtrack featuring Public Enemy’s 'Fight the Power.'Including an unprecedented insider’s look at the film, with behind-the-scenes visuals and interviews, this impressive book celebrates the impact of Do The Right Thing' on our culture throughout the years. The film is even credited with bringing President Barack Obama and the First Lady together on their first date!