Spike Lee

Biography

Spike Lee was born Shelton Lee in 1957, in Atlanta, Georgia. At a very young age, he moved from pre-civil rights Georgia, to Brooklyn, New York. Lee came from a proud and intelligent background. His father was a jazz musician, and his mother, a school teacher. His mother dubbed him Spike, due to his...

36 titles Directing Acting Writing Self

Black Klansman

2018 · Director

5.7

Chi-Raq

2015 · Director

Da Sweet Blood of Jesus

2014 · Director

Mike Tyson: Undisputed Truth

2013 · Director

5.8

Oldboy

2013 · Director

Red Hook Summer

2012 · Director

8.0

Bad 25

2012 · Director

Passing Strange

2009 · Director

6.0

Miracle at St. Anna

2008 · Director

7.6

Inside Man

2006 · Director

7.6

All the Invisible Children Les enfants invisibles

2006 · Director

6.8

Sucker Free City

2004 · Director

5.3

She Hate Me

2004 · Director

7.7

25th Hour

2002 · Director

5.4

Jim Brown: All-American

2002 · Director

A Huey P. Newton Story

2001 · Director

6.5

Bamboozled

2000 · Director

The Original Kings of Comedy

2000 · Director

6.6

Summer of Sam

1999 · Director

6.9

He Got Game

1998 · Director

8.2

John Leguizamo: Freak

1998 · Director

4 Little Girls

1997 · Director

5.0

Girl 6

1996 · Director

Get on the Bus

1996 · Director

6.9

Clockers

1995 · Director

7.0

Lumière and Company Lumière et compagnie

1995 · Director

6.9

Crooklyn

1994 · Director

7.7

Malcolm X

1992 · Director

6.5

Jungle Fever

1991 · Director

6.6

Mo' Better Blues

1990 · Director

7.9

Do the Right Thing

1989 · Director

5.8

School Daze

1988 · Director

She's Gotta Have It

1986 · Director

14 titles Directing Acting Writing Self

Red Hook Summer

2012 · Mr. Mookie

5.9

3 A.M.

2001 · Filmmaker

5.7

Lisa Picard Is Famous

2000 · Spike Lee

6.6

Summer of Sam

1999 · John Jeffries

5.0

Girl 6

1996 · Jimmy

6.9

Clockers

1995 · Chucky

6.9

Crooklyn

1994 · Snuffy

7.7

Malcolm X

1992 · Shorty

6.5

Jungle Fever

1991 · Cyrus

6.6

Mo' Better Blues

1990 · Giant

7.9

Do the Right Thing

1989 · Mookie

5.8

School Daze

1988 · Darrell "Half-Pint" Dunlap

She's Gotta Have It

1986 · Mars Blackmon

15 titles Directing Acting Writing Self

Black Klansman

2018 · Screenplay

5.7

Chi-Raq

2015 · Writer

Da Sweet Blood of Jesus

2014 · Screenplay

Red Hook Summer

2012 · Screenplay

5.3

She Hate Me

2004 · Screenplay

6.5

Bamboozled

2000 · Screenplay

6.6

Summer of Sam

1999 · Screenplay

6.9

He Got Game

1998 · Screenplay

6.9

Clockers

1995 · Screenplay

7.7

Malcolm X

1992 · Screenplay

6.5

Jungle Fever

1991 · Screenplay

6.6

Mo' Better Blues

1990 · Writer

7.9

Do the Right Thing

1989 · Screenplay

5.8

School Daze

1988 · Writer

She's Gotta Have It

1986 · Writer

16 titles Directing Acting Writing Self

7.3

Champs

2015 · Self

Brooklyn Boheme

2012 · Self

8.0

Bad 25

2012 · Self

Guest

2011 · Self

Kobe Doin' Work

2009 · Self

Pixote, in memorian

2007 · Self

Street Fight

2005 · Self

4 Little Girls

1997 · Self

8.0

When We Were Kings

1996 · Self

5.8

The Last Party

1993 · Self

Lonely in America

1990 · Self

6.7

Making 'Do the Right Thing'

1989 · Self