Red Hook Summer News

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Specialty Box Office: 'New York' and 'Red Hook' Lead Debuts; 'Sparks' Stumbles In Expansion

fb.indiewire.com – Two very different films set in New York -- Julie Delpy's "2 Days in New York" and Spike Lee's "Red Hook Summer" -- led the limited debuts this weekend, each finding averages just north of $10,000. 7 years 41 weeks ago via theothersenhman

Red Hook Summer

Posted July 24th, 2012 by Binh Ngo

Red Hook Summer is the latest in Spike Lee’s Chronicles of Brooklyn (which also include SHE’S GOTTA HAVE IT, DO THE RIGHT THING, CROOKLYN, CLOCKERS, and HE GOT GAME), RED HOOK SUMMER tells the story of Flik Royale, a sullen young boy from middle-class Atlanta who has come to spend the summer with his deeply religious grandfather, Bishop Enoch Rouse, in the housing projects of Red Hook.

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Trailer for Spike Lee's Chronicles of Brooklyn Film 'Red Hook Summer'

feedproxy.google.com – Continuing his stories called the Chronicles of Brooklyn, with films that include She's Gotta Have It, Do the Right Thing, Crookyln, Clocker and He Got Game, writer and director Spike Lee is back with Red Hook Summer. The film premiered at Sundance Film Festival earlier this year, and already had a following because of the return of Lee's character Mookie from his pinnacle film Do the Right Thing. 7 years 47 weeks ago via jackiechan
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Spike Lee Partnering with Variance Films to Distribute 'Red Hook Summer' Independently

feedproxy.google.com – The film, which debuted at the Sundance Film Festival, will begin its roll-out Aug. 10. 8 years 4 weeks ago via brucelee
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Spike Lee's Sundance Tirade: 'Hollywood Execs Know Nothing About Black People'

thewrap.com – Spike Lee opted not to introduce his film "Red Hook Summer" before its Sundance premiere on Sunday, but he sure knew how to finish the screening with a bang. In an expletive-laced Q&A, the veteran filmmaker said that Hollywood executives know nothing about black people and that he wanted the audience to spread the word that the film "is not a mother f---ing sequel to 'Do the Right Thing.'" 8 years 17 weeks ago via brucelee
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Nate Parker Says He Plays A Gang Member In Spike Lee's 'Red Hook Summer'

fb.indiewire.com – Despite a brief synopsis, we're still uncertain as to what to expect from Spike Lee's "Red Hook Summer." It looks and feels a lot different than Lee's previous offerings, but while it features "Do The Right Thing" protagonist Mookie in a small role, it will likely be a standalone piece from his breakthrough film. 8 years 19 weeks ago via brucelee
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2 New Images From Spike Lee's 'Red Hook Summer' Plus Synopsis; Bruce Hornsby Composed The Score

fb.indiewire.com – Just when we think we might have a handle on what Spike Lee has instore for his next film, the director goes and throws another curveball. "Red Hook Summer" has pretty much been kept under wraps thus far, with few details about the film being revealed, other than a vague logline about the story centering on a young man from Atlanta who goes to the titular neighborhood to hang with his grandfather, who he's never met, for the summer. 8 years 21 weeks ago via brucelee
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First Look At Spike Lee's 'Red Hook Summer' & 'Man On Wire' Director James Marsh's 'Shadow Dancers'

fb.indiewire.com – If Spike Lee's first feature film in four years (alliteration! and not counting the many documentaries he's done in that time) isn't enough to get you excited for Sundance, then we just don't know what to tell you. Lee will take "Red Hook Summer" to Park City, and no, it's not a sequel to "Do The Right Thing" as rumored. 8 years 24 weeks ago via jetli
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Spike Lee Says 'Red Hook Summer' Isn't A Sequel To 'Do The Right Thing'

fb.indiewire.com – Clarke Peters from 'The Wire,' Nate Parker And Other Cast Members Revealed. Director, writer, actor, producer and prolific Twitter presence Spike Lee isn't shy about speaking his mind. But when it comes to his next effort, "Red Hook Summer," he's been playing it very coy. What we know thus far is the film will be “Burning Up Da Summer 2012!” and the story will center on an adult from Atlanta who spends a summer in the titular hood. 8 years 35 weeks ago via jetli
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Red Hook Summer

Red Hook Summer
Red Hook Summer is the latest in Spike Lee’s Chronicles of Brooklyn (which also include SHE’S GOTTA HAVE IT, DO THE RIGHT THING, CROOKLYN, CLOCKERS, and HE GOT GAME), RED HOOK SUMMER tells the story of Flik Royale, a sullen young boy from middle-class Atlanta who has come to spend the summer with...
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August 10, 2012
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