Cover image for Do the right thing [videorecording (DVD)]
Title:
Do the right thing [videorecording (DVD)]
ISBN:
9781559409100
Publication Information:
Universal City, CA : Universal City Studios, 2001.
Physical Description:
2 videodiscs (120 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Contents:
Feature film (120 min.) -- Supplement (120 min.).
Abstract:
"The hottest day of the year explodes onscreen in this vibrant look at a day in the life of Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn. A portrait of urban racial tensions sparked controversy while earning popular and critical praise, "--Container.
System Details Note:
DVD, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; stereo. surround sound; digital transfer.

Audio track information, Disc 1: track 1, film soundtrack, PCM Stereo ; track 2, film soundtrack, Dolby Digital Surround ; track 3, commentary, Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: R.
Format:
Video disc
General Note:
"Director Approved special edition"--Container.

Special features, disc 1 (the movie): new widescreen digital transfer, enhanced for 16x9 televisions and approved by cinematographer Ernest Dickerson ; Dolby Digital surround and PCM stereo soundtracks ; audio commentary by director Spike Lee, Ernest Dickerson, production designer Wynn Thomas, and actor Joie Lee ; English subtitles ; optimal image quality: RSDL dual-layer edition.

Special features, disc 2 (the supplement): new video introductions by Spike Lee ; St. Clair Bourne's 60-minute documentary "The Making of Do the Right Thing" ; Spike Lee and line producer Jon Kilik revisit the Bed-Stuy locations ; Public Enemy's video for "Fight the Power" directed by Spike Lee ; the 1989 Cannes Film Festival press conference with Spike Lee, Ossie Davis, Ruby Dee, Richard Edson, and Joie Lee ; Spike Lee's behind-the-scenes footage, from rehearsal to wrap ; original storyboards for the riot sequence ; new video interview with editor Barry Brown ; theatrical trailer and tv spots.