Chi-Raq

This film is a modern day adaptation of the ancient Greek play "Lysistrata" by Aristophanes. After the murder of a child by a stray bullet, a group of women led by Lysistrata organize against the on-going violence in Chicago's Southside creating a movement that challenges the nature of race, sex and violence in America and around the world.

- Synopsis provided by CinemaSource

Credits

Director:

  • Spike Lee

Cast:

  • Nick Cannon
  • Teyonah Parris
  • Anya Engel-Adams
  • Wesley Snipes
  • Angela Bassett
  • Michelle Mitchenor
  • Ebony Joy
  • Felicia Pearson
  • Samuel L. Jackson
  • La La Anthony

Writers:

  • Spike Lee
  • Kevin Willmott

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