Celebrities celebrate 25th film anniversary of 'Do the Right Thing'

Saturday marked 25 years since Spike Lee's iconic film "Do the Right Thing" opened in theaters. On Sunday, the stars of the film gathered for

On Sunday, the stars of the film gathered

On Sunday, the stars of the film gathered for a reunion and special screening at the Brooklyn Academy of Music. (Credit: News 12 )

BROOKLYN - Saturday marked 25 years since Spike Lee's iconic film "Do the Right Thing" opened in theaters.

On Sunday, the stars of the film gathered for a reunion and special screening at the Brooklyn Academy of Music.

The movie, written and directed by Lee, takes place on the streets of Bed-Stuy in 1989.

The screening kicks off a 12-day retrospective of Spike Lee organized by BAM Cinema Fest and the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.

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