PG-13 | | Comedy, Drama
Spike Lee's vibrant semi-autobiographical portrait of a school teacher, her stubborn jazz musician husband and their five kids living in Brooklyn in 1973.
The house in which the family of seven lives in is located at 7 Arlington Place Brooklyn, NY.
Wendell, please close your mouth when you chew!
Wendell: Why can't you let me eat in peace for once?
Carolyn: Because you disturbing the peace! You eat like a pig and chew like a cow!
Woody: Come on, Gem. It's a compliment to your good cooking now.
Carolyn: Compliment, my butt. That...
In the beginning of the movie, Troy is playing stick ball wearing moccasin shoes, in the next scene, she is still wearing the moccasin shoes.
The closing credits play over old footage of several episodes of "Soul Train".
English, Italian, Spanish
$4,209,475 15 May 1994