Check out the trailer for SPIKE LEE’S NEW FILM – CHI-RAQ

Chi Raq


Chi-Raq 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.

Directed by the critically acclaimed filmmaker Spike Lee and co- written by Lee and Kevin WillmottChi-Raq features and all star cast including: Nick CannonWesley SnipesJennifer HudsonTeyonah ParrisD.B. SweeneyHarry LennixSteve HarrisAngela BassettJohn CusackSamuel L. Jackson.