Chi-Raq

R | 1 hr. 58 min.
Opened Friday, December 4th
Poster of Chi-Raq
Still of Chi-Raq

Synopsis

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.

Director

Spike Lee

Cast

Nick Cannon, Teyonah Parris, Anya Engel-Adams, Wesley Snipes, Angela Bassett

Advisory

Rated R for strong sexual content including dialogue, nudity, language, some vioelnce and drug use