David Byrne’s “American Utopia” – The Movie
David Byrne’s recent Broadway show was a big hit. Now the filmed version by Spike Lee allows us experience this joyful event from home.
Becoming Michael Jackson
Spike Lee’s second biopic on Michael Jackson captures the King of Pop as he struggles to rise above the child star label, move past the family dynamic, and develop his own vision.
1980s Cult Movies Worth Another Look (Or Three)
Wire hangers, boom boxes and the Alamo all loom large in this list of guilty-pleasure 80s movies. Indulge!
Soundtracks that Rock: Spike Lee’s “BlacKkKlansman”
“Black KkKlansman” has been getting hot Oscar buzz. Ahead of the awards ceremony, dig into some of the songs that help shape Spike Lee’s vision.
Soundtracks that Rock: “Do the Right Thing”
Spike Lee underscored the drama in “Do the Right Thing” by layering the music of Public Enemy, Steel Pulse and E.U. atop a sweltering summer backdrop. He also broadened the appeal of hip-hop and New Jack Swing in the process.