'Chi-raq' to be released in theaters in December

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Friday, October 30, 2015

CHICAGO (WLS) -- "Chi-raq," the Spike Lee-directed movie that sparked controversy this summer, will soon be in theaters.

The movie was filmed in Chicago this summer and now the Chicago Sun-Times reports it will be released Dec. 4.

The movie, which grapples with gun violence in Chicago, will be available to Amazon Prime customers shortly after that.