#781: Da 5 Bloods / Top 5 Spike Lee Shots
While it's true that there's never a bad time for a new Spike Lee Joint, right now just happens to be an especially good time to be getting a new film from a master director who has spent the last three-and-a-half decades challenging us to consider the ways that racism defines American life. New to Netflix this weekend, Lee's DA 5 BLOODS doesn't disappoint. Adam and Josh debate the effectiveness of a key performance, and some of Lee's - always bold - aesthetic choices, but they agree that it's one of the year's essential films. Plus, a revisit of 2018's Top 5 Spike Lee Shots.
0:00 - Billboard
1:04 - Review: "Da 5 Bloods"
Marvin Gaye, "Inner City Blues (Make Me Wanna Holler)"
32:47 - Poll Results: Spike's Best
39:02 - Notes
47:11 - Massacre Theatre
54:51 - Top 5: Spike Lee Shots
1:41:14 - Outro
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