Cannes Film Review: Spike Lee’s ‘BlacKkKlansman’

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If D.W. Griffith’s “The Birth of a Nation” was “like writing history with lightning,” as then-president Woodrow Wilson described the big-screen version of popular agitprop novel “The Klansman,” then Spike Lee’s “BlacKkKlansman” is the roll of thunder that was eventually sure to follow. The astonishing true story of one of the riskiest undercover investigations in […]