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Do The Right Thing - Breaking the Fourth Wall

by Philana Payton

Radio Raheem (Bill Nunn) shows Mookie (Spike Lee) his new rings and tells him the story of "Love and Hate." The single shot scene exemplifies Spike Lee's style of speaking directly to his audience by moving the camera directly in front of Radio Raheem. As he speaks about Love and Hate, the theme of the film, he looks directly into the camera as to speak directly to the audience watching.

Do The Right Thing - Breaking Fourth Wall

Radio Raheem (Bill Nunn) shows Mookie (Spike Lee) his new rings and tells him the story of "Love and Hate."

from Do The Right Thing (1989)
Creator: Spike Lee
Posted by Philana Payton
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