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