Straight Outta Compton (15)  | Close-Up FIlm Review
Aug28

Straight Outta Compton (15) | Close-Up FIlm Review

Dir. F. Gary Gray, US, 147 mins, 2015 Cast: O’Shea Jackson Jr. Corey Hawkins, Jason Mitchell, Paul Giamatti Music biographies are ten-a-penny, but whether it’s Dylan anthology I’m Not There, or Lennon retrospective, Nowhere Boy, they’re not that accessible to many outside of the fanbase. Friday director F. Gary Gray’s Chronicling of N.W.A.’s rise from the Compton projects to seminal hip-hop artists has much more than a character study...

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Straight Outta Compton – New Trailer
Apr03

Straight Outta Compton – New Trailer

The brand new trailer for the highly anticipated upcoming N.W.A biopic, Straight Outta Compton. Produced by N.W.A members, Ice Cube and Dr. Dre, Straight Outta Compton will release in cinemas August 14th. In the mid-1980s, the streets of Compton, California, were some of the most dangerous in the country. When five young men translated their experiences growing up into brutally honest music that rebelled against abusive authority,...

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