August 30, 2010 12:00 PM

>If God Is Willing and Da Creek Don’t Rise (HBO, Aug. 23-24) is director Spike Lee’s powerfully bitter follow-up to his great 2006 documentary about New Orleans and Katrina, When the Levees Broke. There’s trouble with redevelopment, police corruption, post- traumatic stress—and, capping it all, the BP disaster, which is covered in a blistering final hour. []

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