Do the Right Thing - Movie Reviews - Rotten Tomatoes

Do the Right Thing Reviews

May 4, 2011
Full Review | Original Score: 5/5
Renee Schonfeld
Common Sense Media
December 15, 2009
Spike Lee's masterwork of racial unrest; discuss with kids.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5

Empire Magazine
July 2, 2009
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
Kam Williams
NewsBlaze
June 29, 2009
A riveting drama which remains just as intense as when it debuted in 1989.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/4
Gabriel Powers
DVDActive.com
June 24, 2009
Full Review | Original Score: 10/10
Eric Henderson
Slant Magazine
June 16, 2009
As Mister Seņor Love Daddy commands, "WAKE UP" to this absolutely essential home video.
Top Critic

Entertainment Weekly
February 27, 2007
Full Review | Original Score: A
Dan Jardine
Cinemania
August 22, 2006
Maybe Mookie does the wrong thing. But he does it for the right reason.
Full Review | Original Score: 89/100

Reel.com
May 29, 2002
Read More | Original Score: 4/4
Dean E. Winkelspecht
Movie Metropolis
April 16, 2002
Criterion had done an absolutely incredible job with Do The Right Thing and this is one of the best DVDs currently available.
Full Review | Original Score: 9/10
Gil Jawetz
DVDTalk.com
May 30, 2001
Films can be about many things and entertainment is just one of them. Do the Right Thing is absolutely alive and entertaining. But it is also far more than that.
Full Review | Original Score: 5/5
Mike Pinsky
DVD Verdict
March 22, 2001
In this regard, Do the Right Thing is one of Lee's most successful efforts.
Full Review | Original Score: 100/100

DVDnett.no
January 1, 2000
| Original Score: 6/7
Top Critic
Mick LaSalle
San Francisco Chronicle
June 14, 1989
Full Review | Original Score: 4/4