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  1. Academy President Kicks Off Governors Awards With Show of Support for France

    5:24 pm 11/14/2015

    Spike Lee, along with Gena Rowlands and Debbie Reynolds, was honored at the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences' annual Governors Awards.Read more

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  2. Spike Lee Reveals Why He Took His Movie to Amazon: "Everyone Else Said No"

    5:00 am 11/13/2015

    "All it takes is one yes. You get a bunch of motherf---ing nos, but all it takes is one yes," says the 'Chi-raq' director, who will receive an honorary Oscar at the Governors Awards on Nov. 14.Read more

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  3. 'Chi-Raq' Trailer

    4:23 pm 11/9/2015

    The official trailer for Spike Lee's 'Chi-Raq' starring Wesley Snipes and Teyonah Parris.Read more

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  4. 'Chi-Raq' Trailer: Watch Wesley Snipes in an Eye Patch and Dave Chappelle Yelling About Stripper Poles

    11:28 am 11/3/2015

    The movie is Spike Lee's modern-day take on an Aristophanes comedy.Read more

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  5. It's Official: Spike Lee's 'Chi-Raq' Gets December Release in Select Theaters

    1:42 pm 10/29/2015

    The movie is the first title from Amazon Studios, which is partnering with Roadside Attractions and Lionsgate to bring 'Chi-Raq' to cinemas willing to play the movie before it airs on Amazon Prime. Read more

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  6. Spike Lee: Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel is a "Bully"

    1:13 pm 10/23/2015

    "I said, 'Mayor, Your Honor, you’re gonna be on the wrong side of history,' " the iconic filmmaker says of the dispute over his upcoming feature, 'Chi-Raq.'Read more

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  7. Spike Lee Named NYC Marathon Grand Marshal: "It's Gonna Be a Great Day in My Life"

    7:09 am 10/5/2015

    In August, it was also announced that Lee would recieve an honorary Oscar at the Academy's Governors Awards on Nov. 14. Read more

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  8. Oscars: Julie Lynn and Bonnie Curtis to Produce Governors Awards

    10:55 am 9/2/2015

    The Nov. 14 event will honor Spike Lee, Gena Rowlands and Debbie Reynolds.Read more

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  9. Honorary Oscar Recipient Spike Lee Also a Frequent Critic of the Academy

    9:48 am 8/27/2015

    The iconic filmmaker has had a rocky relationship with the Academy: it kick-started his career 32 years ago with a Student Academy Award but it's also snubbed many of his films and those of other black filmmakers, prompting him to declare that Oscars "don't matter."Read more

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  10. Spike Lee, Gena Rowlands and Debbie Reynolds to Get Honorary Oscars

    6:30 pm 8/25/2015

    The recipients will be toasted at the Governors Awards on Nov. 14.Read more

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