Why Early Criticisms Of Spike Lee's 'Chi-Raq' Don't Matter
"Chi-Raq" has gotten a lot of criticism and some praise before being released. But that doesn't really matter, considering Lee's goals for the film.By Christian Bryant | December 2, 2015
It hasn't even hit theaters yet, but everybody's already got a take on Spike Lee's new movie, "Chi-Raq," which is a modern-day adaptation of an ancient Greek satire told through the lens of Chicago's gun violence.
First, it was the name of the movie.
"Chi-Raq," Lee said.