She’s Gotta Have It The movie She’s Gotta Have It is the first strive of the Director Spike Lee. It was his first featuring full length which also received a great admiration from general public in1986 and proved to be a landmark of the American independent film in the cinema. The genre of the movie was comedy and romance and the director Spike Lee also starred himself in the movie in the role of Mars Blackmon. In comparison to his later productions/directions/acts, Lee doesn’t sound as skeptic and pessimist or as stiff as he does altogether and free-spirited giving a very different and commendable look in the idea of the role of the person who has willingly setup a love trio and the way that how each person as an individual in this trio reacts to be in that specifictriangle relationship which was at the same time appeared to be comic as well as raising and answering many societies unexpressed interrogations and criticisms. NOLA DARLING, the lead cast of the movie has been in relationship with three different men simultaneously and she is all happy with it. She doesn’t seem to be negotiated of this as the story depicts her apparently careless nature. The circumstances are not funny through and through. the film criticizes and taunts at the self conceitedness, sexual archetype or one may call it a belief, character-play acted by black men, reckless people, and its way of depicting the situation of Nola turning serious, even distressingly sad. In reality the plot of the story one regrettable cliche in the movie that the film appears to be technically faulty at times and a little bit of Lee’s direction experiments were not very well depicted. Lee explained that he made the film (writing, directing and acting in a lead role inclusive) with Tracy Camilla Johns in his perspective of Nola. Overall it is commendable. She is an amenity and pleasure to watch, and at times she become an inspiration to adore. The character which was sought to be presented in the veil of her role was not very conceivable at times but overall her sustaining and empathetic comprehension of an intricate young lady is admirable. Nola seems too sharp, not to pay heed on her craving and the fortitude self-praised and careless may filter her away her away from the original world she desires to be in. Nola is realistic and visual artist and is a lover of Greer Childs, who is very successful actor self-contended and who thinks of her as a commendable piece of some articulation. Mars Blackmon (also the director Mr. Lee), a confused and bewildered joker who looks dissatisfied with himself, and Mr. Overstreet, a man who is poignantly sensible – and very vincible and with a notion of vulnerability. Since Nola is reluctant to prefer one over other, she eventually becomes the actual target and the battlefield. the men consequently challenge Nola. If the entire thrill of this dramatic situation could be easily illustrated, this might seemed a very depressible and sulky movie. The attraction between people and the intercourses shown in the movie are the struggles of people going apart confronting their desires. Hicks and Terrell are mature and haughty enough and as their character depicts, and they need such deeds. Throughout the film it appears that Terrell’s Greer cannot adore himself much more than he is already doing, he consistently shows transient levels of boastfulness and egoistic attitude in funny scenes. Hicks provides Jamie a profundity and ardor that is exodus of the other character. It is elucidating that, his endurances give out and he transforms into an astonishingly cruel person, his brutality in the movie never fades the interest that is developed during the movie or sympathetic feeling with the character’s role. The movie was cinematized in Brooklyn, and was made on a budget much lesser than some television advertisements of that time. The director Spike Lee’s idea to make a film in grey scale vision – exclusive of one perplexing color sequence and series – was not a very prudent decision in a number of ways since with all certainty a black amp. white motion picture appeared very homespun and old in 1980’s. The slightly bad impression of this arty nature of the movie is enhanced by Lee’s insinuation of collages of the series of still pictures at numerous different nodes of the movie. he even showed one intimate film scene into a sequence of still photos that appears ridiculous in many ways in which he obviously did not anticipate. Then there are some problems owing to the low budget constraint that in consequence seemed as smallest as much from the comparative lesser experience of Lee and Ernest Dickerson (the lead director, photography), and from the limitation of the overall budget. Having all the limitations taken into account, still the movie arises important, intriguing and some convoluted interrogatory questions, even if the characters’ roles are not discovered as deeply as they should have been. Spike Lee elaborated that what tenses him most is how black community will scrutinize this film. He shouldn’t have limited his overall focus to only one audience. his characters would entertain everybody. Ignoring some cliches of this film, the overall storyline has an essence of a quality and classic scenario. One may call it the art of delivering the very unexpressed and indiscernible desire of an independent woman. They are not absent minded, neither they are in any delirium. they make their own choices apparently unaware of the fact to consider what others would say about them, defend such choices and themselves and traverse in consideration, but unfortunately not always contently, as a consequence. Their story could be more entertaining in a movie of a relatively stronger budget, but all the same it has the potential which is not altogether spilled by this individual’s limitation and weaknesses. The movie is a complete subject of thought and a collage of hidden meanings. Work Cited Lee, Spike, Tracy C. Johns, Tommy R. Hicks, and John C. Terrel.She’s Gotta Have It. Amsterdam: Springtime Film, 1986.