A race riot starts at Sal's pizza parlor on a hot day in Brooklyn. Directed by Spike Lee, who plays "Mookie." Also stars Danny Aiello, Ossie Davis, Ruby Dee, Richard Edson, Giancarlo Esposito, Bill Nunn, John Turturro, Rosie Perez
Danny Aiello,John Turturro,Ossie Davis,Richard Edson,Ruby Dee,Spike Lee
Lee's darkly humorous story of racial tensions in a Brooklyn neighborhood. Created much controversy at time of release!