BlacKkKlansman Reviews

August 16, 2019
Spike Lee directs one of the most powerful films to date on racial discrimination.
August 14, 2019
It's good to have Spike Lee's voice back and strong, even if the situation that brought it out of hibernation is an ugly and terrible reality.
August 7, 2019
Arguably Lee's best film since 25th Hour, he re-cements himself as one of America's premiere cinematic voices. Not only does he craft yet another ode to the beauty of blackness, he also taps into a particular cognitive dissonance plaguing modern America.
August 2, 2019
Though it comes in at a robust 135 minutes, I almost wish it was a little bit longer to tie up some of the plot threads that we pick up and drop along the way.
July 24, 2019
BlacKkKlansman is not only Lee's best joint in ages, it's undoubtedly among the most vital and important films of the year and the political moment.
July 12, 2019
BlacKkKlansman is a well-told story and I would be surprised if it didn't garner some Oscar nominations this year.
July 7, 2019
With the true-life enterprise of rookie African-American undercover detective Ron Stallworth, director Spike Lee has a crazy gift that gives and gives to a moving, sobering end.
June 10, 2019
Like clarifying history with lightning.
June 3, 2019
BlacKkKlansman is one of the best American films of 2018, and a much-deserved mainstream smash for director Spike Lee.
June 3, 2019
A haunting and harrowing letter to a racist nation that lands with all the devastating power of a nuclear bomb.
May 26, 2019
Going for the throat
May 23, 2019
That Lee has crafted a funny film full of snazzy editing, stylish imagery and a tremendous blues rock score, yet is laser-focused on a very serious subject matter, demonstrates his mastery of the cinematic medium.
May 17, 2019
Lee lets rip with this bizarre story, balancing intrigue and suspense with mocking comedy and scorching satire.
May 15, 2019
BlacKkKlansman is funny in a way that proves to be absolutely terrifying as the reality of the situation, past and present, comes to light.
May 6, 2019
Spike Lee infuses BlacKkKlansman with modernism and a pointed contemporary commentary that holds you long after its final documentary moments, and that epic panning shot.
May 4, 2019
You may not enjoy what you see but I'll be damned if it doesn't stay with you regardless.
April 16, 2019
An engaging racial drama from the master of the craft Spike Lee.
April 3, 2019
Cultural awareness doesn't qualify as empathy. Director Spike Lee crafts a testament to that without overt finger-pointing.
March 21, 2019
The contemporary elements don't necessarily trip you up too much, because you're in the middle of a period piece, and its a great balance that he strikes because we have been waiting for a return of Spike.
March 18, 2019
Spike Lee returns to form with an electrifying commentary on contemporary American racism...