Pass Over (2018)



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Academy Award nominee and Honorary Oscar winning Spike Lee captures the poetry, humor and humanity of this urgent and timely play about two young black men talking trash, passing the time, and dreaming of the promised land. A provocative riff on Waiting for Godot, Pass Over is

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As a brilliant mix of the theatrical and cinematic, Lee's vivid adaptation of Pass Over does not concern just Nwandu's story, but the very experience of it.

Apr 20, 2018 | Rating: 3.5/4 | Full Review…

A brief yet rousing experience, one that retains its theatrical power - and then some - via Lee's deftly constructed transfer.

Apr 19, 2018 | Full Review…

Pass Over won't tell anyone anything they don't already know, but Nwandu is an undeniably talented and timely voice - one that howls to be heard.

Apr 19, 2018 | Rating: B | Full Review…

More powerful than its filmed-play format might suggest.

Jan 30, 2018 | Full Review…

Neither a fresh work nor your run-of-the-mill filmed play.

Feb 13, 2019 | Rating: 3/5 | Full Review…

Spike Lee's unconventional storytelling and theatrical dramatization go beyond the cinematic...

Jan 29, 2019 | Rating: 3.5/5 | Full Review…

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