Get On the Bus (1996)

Poster for the movie "Get on the Bus"
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Poster for the movie "Get on the Bus"

Get on the Bus (1996)

R 120 min - Drama - 16 October 1996

Several Black men take a cross-country bus trip to attend the Million Man March in Washington, DC in 1995. On the bus are an eclectic set of characters including a laid-off aircraft worker, a man whose at-risk son is handcuffed to him, a black Republican, a former gangsta, a Hollywood actor, a cop who is of mixed racial background, and a white bus driver. All make the trek discussing issues surrounding the march, including manhood, religion, politics, and race.

Director:  Spike Lee
Director of Photography:  Elliot Davis
Original Music Composer:  Terence Blanchard

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Storyline

Several Black men take a cross-country bus trip to attend the Million Man March in Washington, DC in 1995. On the bus are an eclectic set of characters including a laid-off aircraft worker, a man whose at-risk son is handcuffed to him, a black Republican, a former gangsta, a Hollywood actor, a cop who is of mixed racial background, and a white bus driver. All make the trek discussing issues surrounding the march, including manhood, religion, politics, and race.


Collections: Spike Lee

Tagline: On October 16, 1996, the one year anniversary of the Million Man March, Spike Lee invites you to lift your head, raise your voice, and...get on the bus.

Genres: Drama

Details

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Language:  English
Release Date:  16 October 1996

Box Office

Budget:  $2,400,000
Revenue:  $5,731,103

Company Credits

Technical Specs

Runtime:  2 h 00 min

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