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Spike Lee to Boycott This Year’s ‘Lilly White’ Oscars

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Spike Lee has never been one to shy away from speaking his mind, and after this year’s Oscar award nominations were announced, he was quick to call out the academy for overlooking actors of color yet again. Last November, Lee was given an honorary Oscar based on his...

Here’s Your First Look At Spike Lee’s Michael Jackson Documentary, ‘Off the Wall’

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It’s hard to believe, but this June will mark the seventh year since Michael Jackson passed away. Since his death, Jackson’s popularity has only increased, and next month, Spike Lee will unveil his new documentary about the King of Pop. The film, “Michael Jackson’s Journey from Motown...

Spike Lee Teamed Up With Steph Curry, Carmelo Anthony, and Other NBA Stars to Fight Gun Violence

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While on a promotional tour for his latest film Chi-Raq, Spike Lee said America needs “to do something about guns.” Apparently, that wasn’t just lip service. The director led an anti-violence march in New York City, and he recently teamed up with some of the NBA’s biggest stars...

Open Thread: Have You Seen Chi-Raq? What Are Your Thoughts About the Film?

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Spike Lee’s newest film Chi-Raq has drawn a lot of criticism as well as praise. Just take a look at a few of the reviews below: Urgent, surreal, furious, funny and wildly messy, the movie sounds like an invitation to defeat, but it’s an improbable squeaker...

Spike Lee Told Hollywood They All Voted For Obama, But The Only Black People They Hire Are In The Mailroom

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In front of a room filled with his Hollywood peers, Spike Lee accepted his honorary Oscar during Saturday night’s Governors Award. But it was his 15 minute speech that has people talking. Lee, who has been making the round promoting his new film Chi-Raq, spoke...