R | | Comedy, Drama
On the hottest day of the year on a street in the Bedford-Stuyvesant section of Brooklyn, everyone's hate and bigotry smolders and builds until it explodes into violence.
Wesley Snipes turned down a role in the film, in order to star in Major League (1989). He teamed up with Writer and Director Spike Lee for Mo' Better Blues (1990), and was the lead in Jungle Fever (1991).
Mister Senor Love Daddy:
Wake up! Wake up! Up you wake!
Right before Sal begins to bash the radio, you can see Radio Raheem's arms on the radio as if he's leaning on it. The second Sal starts to bash the radio, you can see that Radio Raheem is standing a few feet behind the counter.
the "pan & scan" version broadcast on ITV4 truncates the conversation between Radio Raheem and the Koreans when he visits their store to replace the batteries for his portable radio. The sequence where the husband loses his temper and swears "mother-f&%k you", to which Raheem responds warmly is omitted.
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