Spike Lee’s ‘Da 5 Bloods’

Director Spike Lee’s 155-minute drama, Da 5 Bloods, arrives on Netflix this Friday, June 12.

Da 5 Bloods tells the tale of four African American vets – Paul (Delroy Lindo), Otis (Clarke Peters), Eddie (Norm Lewis) and Melvin (Isiah Whitlock, Jr.) – who return to Vietnam years later to recover the remains of their squad leader (Chadwick Boseman) and find buried gold. They are joined by Paul’s son (Jonathan Majors) as they confront numerous human and natural obstacles, as well as the immorality of the Vietnam War.

Lee also co-wrote the script with Danny Wilson, Paul De Meo and Kevin Willmott.

For more, visit Netflix.

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