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Michael Rapaport Is Still Going In on Spike Lee, Calls Him A Shit Stain

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It seems as though Michael Rapaport just won’t let it go. We get it already. Remy from Higher Learning believes gentrification has done Brooklyn good, and Lee, says otherwise and notes that black people are getting Columbused out of all of the “good” that’s happening. In...

Rosie Perez Discusses Her “Do the Right Thing” Dance Sequence

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Rosie Perez’s opening scene from “Do The Right Thing” is iconic.  Spike Lee and the legendary cast recently celebrated the 25th anniversary of the classic movie and one of great moments from the celebration was from Sarah Larson’s New Yorker dispatch from the Brooklyn Academy of Music.  The celebration included Rosie...

Spike Lee Says His Professional Regret is Rape Scene in ‘She’s Gotta Have It’

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Ask director Spike Lee his one professional regret and he’ll tell you it’s the rape scene in the movie She’s Gotta Have.. In an interview with Deadline, he says: If I was able to have any do-overs, that would be it. It was just totally…stupid....

Spike Lee Calls Michael Rapaport ‘Stupid’ Over Gentrification Debate

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Spike Lee isn’t biting his tongue when it comes to recent criticism he’s received about his gentrification comments. In February, Lee made headlines when he expressed his opinion about gentrification in historically black neighborhoods during a speaking engagement at Brooklyn’s Pratt Institute.  “You can’t just come...

Spike Lee’s ‘She’s Gotta Have It’ Heading To Showtime

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Spike Lee is bringing his debut film, 1985′s She’s Gotta Have It, to the small screen. According to Deadline, Lee has signed a development deal with Showtime to adapt the movie into a 30-minute series. Lee will also write and direct the series. She’s Gotta...