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NBA2K16's Spike Lee Joint Is Terrible, But I Still Love It

NBA2K16 is a mainstream sports video game, meaning its full of things like stats, complex controls and painstaking licensing. But it’s also home to something a lot more adventurous and potentially important: a role-playing game where you take a kid from high school to the NBA. Read more...

Spike Lee Named New York City Marathon Grand Marshal

16 hours agoNews : Huffington Post

NEW YORK (AP) -- He's a noted filmmaker, a teacher, an honorary Oscar winner, a crazy New York sports fan and now this: Spike Lee is the next grand marshal of the New York City Marathon. "It's gonna be a great day in my life," Lee said in an interview about his new title, to be announced by race officials later Monday. Show More Summary

Spoiled Rich Kids: A Reading List

Last week, New York published a profile of Lilli Hymowitz, the “prom queen of Instagram” and a native New Yorker who likes to hang out at her dad’s house in the Hamptons and party with Spike Lee’s son.  …Read More

The Big Winners At This Year's CLIO Awards: Music, And Doing Good

NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 30: Rappers Sandra Denton, Deidre Roper, and Cheryl James of Salt-N-Pepa and director Spike Lee attend the 2015 CLIO Awards at the American Museum of Natural History on September 30, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Mike Coppola/Getty Images for CITI) The 56th annual CLIO [...]

NBA 2K16 review: Spike Lee’s involvement is a promising start for sports game narratives

NBA 2K16 Developed by: Visual Concepts Published by: 2K Sports Available on: PC, Playstation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Xbox 360What’s sorely lacking in today’s sports video games is a moving, compelling story. Aside from a bulked-up...Show More Summary

'Chi-Town Rising'? If only.

Even before Spike Lee came along with "Chi-raq," the presence of the term "Chi-Town" on a billboard (usually preceded by "Hey") meant one thing: An out-of-towner wrote the copy. Who has not cringed at some Madison Avenue genius trying to get all hip and personal and conversational to hawk rollover...

NBA 2K16: Stephen Curry, James Harden, Spike Lee Tell All

The NBA champion and other stars talked about the new videogame "NBA 2K16."

DVD Review: The director of Driving Miss Daisy chased that Oscar winner with Mister Johnson

When Driving Miss Daisy won the Academy Award for Best Picture—in the same year that Spike Lee’s masterpiece Do The Right Thing was released, just to make the victory even more galling—it became the first film since 1932’s Grand Hotel to do so despite failing to land even a nomination for its director. Show More Summary

NBA 2K16 Looks to Leave the Cheese Behind

NBA 2K16's career mode is dark, gritty, and directed by Spike Lee. We got a look at it.

Reminder: Spike Lee is behind NBA 2K16’s story mode

The latest NBA 2K16 trailer reminds us that 2K brought on celebrated filmmaker Spike Lee to craft the story mode. NBA 2K16 is aiming for the most deliberately narrative-driven and cinematic story mode of the franchise to date, thanks to Lee’s direction. It looks pretty good in the trailer below, although of course it does […]

More Of This Please, Sports Video Games

This Spike Lee Joint™ (or, trailer for it) is a little too dramatic in places (well, all the places), but whatever. This kind of singleplayer madness is what I want from all sports games. Not just NBA2K, but FIFA and Madden too. Read more...

Oh, right, Spike Lee directed NBA 2K16's story

NBA 2K16 has a MyCareer storyline, "Livin' Da Dream," directed by Spike Lee (Do the Right Thing, 25th Hour). It revolves around an up-and-coming player named Frequency Vibrations. I've heard this all before and I'm still coming to terms with it. Seeing it play out in a trailer is surreal. Read more...

Spike Lee On Chicago’s ‘Self-Inflicted Genocide’ And How To Combat Gun Violence

Receiving backlash from local politicians for his forthcoming Chicago-based film, “Chi-raq,” won't deter Spike Lee from highlighting gun violence in America. During a recent interview with Deadline, Lee said it is part of his responsibility...Show More Summary

NBA 2K16 ‘Livin’ Da Dream, A Spike Lee Joint’ Trailer

2K have sent us over a brand new trailer for NBA 2K16. The trailer focuses on MyCAREER mode, where you will be pressed into making the right decision for your career. Enjoy the trailer and tell us your thoughts in the comment section below. The post NBA 2K16 ‘Livin’ Da Dream, A Spike Lee Joint’ Trailer appeared first on Next-Gen Gaming Blog.

Spike Lee's 'NBA 2K16' Looks Like the Most Dramatic Basketball Game Ever Made

Game publisher 2K has released a new trailer for NBA 2K16 called "Living' Da Dream, A Spike Lee Joint”—and yes, that's Spike Lee, as in the celebrated movie director who made Do the Right Thing, Malcolm X, and many other films. Usually,...Show More Summary

Spike Lee Opens Up On Directing Amazon’s First Film ‘Chiraq’ And The Need For Drastic Change In Gun Laws In America

EXCLUSIVE: Spike Lee flies in to Toronto for a few hours today to give international buyers a sneak peak at some footage of his eagerly anticipated Chiraq. The first feature to be fully financed by Amazon Studios, Chiraq once more finds...Show More Summary

Photos: Spike Lee Unveils Do The Right Thing Way On Michael Jackson's Birthday

  Yesterday was Michael Jackson's birthday—he would have been 57—and reason enough for Spike Lee to throw a huge block party in the heart of Bed-Stuy. But the movie-maker, Knicks fan, and soon-to-be honorary Oscar-winner had something...Show More Summary

I WOULDN’T WANT TO OWN A PIZZERIA ON THAT STREET: Spike Lee’s Annual Celebration to Unveil ‘Do The R…

I WOULDN’T WANT TO OWN A PIZZERIA ON THAT STREET: Spike Lee’s Annual Celebration to Unveil ‘Do The Right Thing Way’ in Bedford–Stuyvesant, Brooklyn.

Spike Lee, Gena Rowlands to receive honorary Oscars

Spike Lee and Gena Rowlands will receive honorary Academy Awards on Nov. 14 at the 7th annual Governors Awards ceremony Actress Debbie Reynolds will receive the Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award as well. All three artists have been nominated for Oscars before. Show More Summary

Spike Lee On Honorary Oscar: 'This Came Out Of Nowhere'

Spike Lee was surprised to learn that he was being honored by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences — a group he hadn't been afraid to criticize in the past for its lack of diversity. -- This feed and its contents are the property of The Huffington Post, and use is subject to our terms. It may be used for personal consumption, but may not be distributed on a website.

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