Joe's Bed-Stuy Barbershop: We Cut Heads Poster

Release Date: August 31st, 2003

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 0 min

Plot Summary
Spike Lee's graduate school thesis film centers on a young man named Zack (Monty Ross), who takes over as the manager of a Brooklyn barbershop after the former owner, Joe (Horace Long), is killed by local gangster Mr. Lovejoy (Tommy Hicks) for trying to skim money from the numbers racket he runs out of the store. Zack wants to legitimize the barbershop, but, when business slows down and Mr. Lovejoy comes calling, he's tempted to follow down the same path as his predecessor.

Cast: Monty Ross, Donna Bailey, Stuart Smith, Tommy Redmond Hicks, Horace Long, LaVerne Summer, Africanus Rocius, Robert Delbert

Director: Spike Lee

Genres: Drama

Production Co: 40 Acres & A Mule Filmworks

Keywords: Temptation, Transformation, Gripping, Car, Murder, Fall, Wife, Emotional, 1980s