About

Colorado Springs, late 1970s. Ron Stallworth, an African American police officer, and Flip Zimmerman, his Jewish colleague, run an undercover operation to infiltrate the Ku Klux Klan.

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Directed by

Spike Lee

Written by

Spike Lee (Screenplay)
David Rabinowitz (Screenplay)
Charlie Wachtel (Screenplay)
Kevin Willmott (Screenplay)
Ron Stallworth (Book)

Runtime

135 minutes

Country

United States of America

Language

English

Tagline

Infiltrate hate.

Cast

Keywords

biography based on novel or book based on a true story racism white supremacy undercover cop 1970s based on memoir or autobiography black panther party ku klux klan revisionist history

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Lists

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