Universal Pictures | Release Date: June 30, 1989
Summary: Set on the hottest day of the summer, the film examines various personal, social and economic issues through the eyes of an ensemble of neighborhood characters on a Bedford Stuyvesant block in Brooklyn.
Watch Now
Stream On
Stream On


Runtime: 120 min
Rating: R
Production: 40 Acres & A Mule Filmworks
Genres: Drama, Comedy
Country: USA
Languages: English, Spanish, Italian
Home Release Date: Jul 21, 1998
Director Credit
Spike Lee Director
Writer Credit
Spike Lee Writer
Principal Cast Credit
Danny Aiello Salvatore 'Sal' Fragione
Ossie Davis Da Mayor
Ruby Dee Mother Sister
Cast Credit
Bill Nunn Radio Raheem
Frankie Faison Coconut Sid
Giancarlo Esposito Buggin Out
John Savage Clifton
John Turturro Pino
Joie Lee Jade
Miguel Sandoval Officer Ponte
Paul Benjamin ML
Richard Edson Vito
Rick Aiello Officer Long
Robin Harris Sweet Dick Willie
Spike Lee Mookie
Producer Credit
Jon Kilik Line Producer
Monty Ross Co-Producer
Spike Lee Producer