The first official trailer for Spike Lee’s new movie, “Chi-Raq,” has been released.

The film stars Nick Cannon, Samuel L. Jackson, La La Anthony, Wesley Snipes, Angela Bassett and Teyonah Parris.

Plot: A modern day adaptation of the ancient Greek play Lysistrata by Aristophanes, set against the backdrop of gang violence in Chicago.

Lionsgate and Roadside Attractions have teamed up with Amazon to release the film in a limited release on December 4th, followed by a release on Amazon Instant Video.

CHI-RAQ Trailer from 40 Acres and a Mule Filmworks on Vimeo.

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