The STACKS – 40 Acres and a Mule – The Joints of Spike Lee

Join us for a captivating and comprehensive retrospective (or selectospective) as we delve deep into the remarkable body of work created by the visionary filmmaker, Spike Lee. In this episode of The STACKS, we embark on an enthralling journey through the lens of Lee’s films, exploring their cultural significance, artistic achievements, and impact on the world of cinema.

Stephen and Jack take an in-depth look at Lee’s iconic movies, starting from his early breakthroughs and progressing through his illustrious career. From his debut feature “She’s Gotta Have It” to the groundbreaking “Do the Right Thing,” and the powerful “Malcolm X,” we discuss how Lee tackled issues of race, identity, and social injustice, making a lasting mark on American cinema.

For a ranking of the films discussed, please head over to the STACKS Patreon page!


⁠⁠⁠Everything Jack does⁠⁠⁠

⁠⁠⁠Everything Stephen does⁠⁠⁠

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