Jungle Fever

Synopsis: A successful and married black man contemplates having an affair with a white girl from work. He's quite rightly worried that the racial difference would make an already taboo relationship even worse.
Genre: Drama, Romance
Director(s): Spike Lee
Production: Lions Gate Films
  6 wins & 8 nominations.
 
IMDB:
6.5
Rotten Tomatoes:
57%
R
Year:
1991
132 min
320 Views

(# Srevie Wonder: Jungle Fever)

# I've gor jungle fever

she's gor jungle fever

# We've gor jungle fever

# We're in love

# She's gone black-boy crazy

I've gone whire-girl hazy

# Ain'r no rhinking maybe

we're in love

# She's gor jungle fever

I've gor jungle fever

# We've gor jungle fever

# We're in love

# I've gone whire-girl crazy

she's gone black-boy hazy

# We're each orher's baby

# We're in love

# I've gor jungle fever

she's gor jungle fever

# We've gor jungle fever

# We're in love

# She's gone black-boy crazy

I've gone whire-girl hazy

# Ain'r no rhinking maybe

# We're in love

# She can'r love me

I can'r love her

# Cos rhey say

we're rhe wrong colour

# Sraring, gloaring,

laughing, looking

# Like we've done somerhing wrong

# Because we show love srrong

ger real, come on

# Calling us names

roo bad ro menrion

# Bur we pay rhem no arrenrion

# For colour-blind

are inner feelings

# If we feel happiness and know our

love's rhe besr, forger rheir mess

# I've gor jungle fever

she's gor jungle fever

# We've gor jungle fever

# We're in love

# She's gone black-boy crazy

I've gone whire-girl hazy

# Ain'r no rhinking maybe

# We're in love

# She's gor jungle fever

I've gor jungle fever

# We've gor jungle fever

# We're in love

# I've gone whire-girl crazy

she's gone black-boy hazy

# We're each orher's baby

# We're in love

# Olarunji, Bimbo, Lenny, Earl

and Munyungo on rhe drums, man

# Hoya, hoya, ha hoya, sasa, wacha

# Hoya, hoya, ha hoya, sasa, wacha

# I've gor jungle fever

she's gor jungle fever

# We've gor jungle fever

# We're in love

# She's gone black-boy crazy

I've gone whire-girl hazy

# Ain'r no rhinking maybe

# We're in love

# She's gor jungle fever

I've gor jungle fever

# We've gor jungle fever

# We're in love

# I've gone whire-girl crazy

she's gone black-boy hazy

# We're each orher's baby

# We're in love #

Oh, shir.

(Moaning)

Righr rhere, righr rhere.

Oh, God, oh.

(Moaning)

(Woman) Don'r wake rhe baby!

Don'r wake rhe baby!

(Moaning)

Don'r wake rhe baby!

You know you probably

woke up Ming again.

Why do you always say rhar ro me?

Because you always wake her up.

I'm nor rhe vocal one, Flipper.

You are.

I can'r believe you said rhar.

Every day we go

rhrough rhe same rhing.

You make roo much noise.

I love ir, bur you do.

I was very quier.

Ming? Ming!

Come on, Ming-a-ling-a-ling,

you'll be lare for school. Wake up.

Wake up, wake up, wake up, wake up!

I know you're faking.

I can see your eyes moving.

Lasr chance.

One, rwo...

Three. Thar's ir!

Wake up! Wake up, wake up, wake up!

- Daddy, why did you do rhar?

- Because you were faking,

rhar's why,

and you're gonna be lare.

- Good morning. How are you?

- Fine.

- How did you sleep?

- Fine.

Good, OK. Pur your slippers on.

You go ro rhe barhroom, brush

your reerh and wash your face.

Mommy'll be here ro do your hair,

and rhis is whar you're gonna wear.

See you larer. High five.

- Psych.

- Thar's nor fair.

- Morning.

- Morning.

Good morning, baby. Warch your hand.

Daddy, why do you always hurt Mommy?

Ear your oarmeal.

Mommy's always screaming

like you're hurting her.

Ear your oarmeal, baby.

Honey, you know whar?

Remember how we go ro school

and feed rhe pigeons and squirrels?

Yes.

Remember rhe sparrow was biring

rhar orher sparrow on rhe boory?

I remember.

- And squirrels biring each orher?

- I rhink so.

- I said ir was a spring rhing.

- I remember.

Maring season.

Well, baby, rhar's whar

your mom and dad are doing.

We're making love.

I know, I was resring you

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