Make Your Picks
← Back to Movies

Straight Outta Compton


O'Shea Jackson Jr., Corey Hawkins, Jason Mitchell, Neil Brown Jr. View All


F. Gary Gray (Director), Jonathan Herman (Screenplay), Andrea Berloff (Screenplay), Andrea Berloff (Story) View All

Release: Aug. 13th, 2015
Runtime: 2 hours, 27 minutes
In 1987, five young men, using brutally honest rhymes and hardcore beats, put their frustration and anger about life in the most dangerous place in America into the most powerful weapon they had: their music. Taking us back to where it all began, Straight Outta Compton tells the true story of how these cultural rebels—armed only with their lyrics, swagger, bravado and raw talent—stood up to the authorities that meant to keep them down and...
Average Rating:

Replies Discussions

We didn't find any linked discussions for this film. Here are the results of a quick search of possibly related threads:
9 Straight Outta Compton
147 min | Biography, Drama, Music Release Date: 14 August 2015 The group NWA emerges from the mean streets of Compton in Los Angeles, California, in the mid-1980s and revolutionizes Hip Hop ...
0 Straight Outta Compton
Every biopic of a rags-to-riches celebrity-type tends to have the same generic feel and the same generic message akin to Sam Rammy’s Spiderman. And that is, with great power comes great responsibility...
12 Straight to DVD films
You could be forgiven for assuming that any film that comes straight to DVD is generally bad. If it was not shown at the cinema and did not get a major release there could be a very good reason for it...
8 Best straight to video movie???
Ignored by theaters and scorned by movie-goers but still these films find a cult following. What do you think are some of the best straight-to-video movies??? My top three: 1. Wishful Thinking: Dr...
11 Southland tales - straight to DVD kinda
Unfortunatly this movie never came to milwaukee theatres - did anyone see this ?...

Post a Comment

Got something to say? Log in to comment, or register for free. It's quick, easy, and we won't spam you or anything.

Reviewed by

That being said, I still had an interest in seeing Straight Outta Compton, the biopic that covered the group's meteoric rise and protracted fall.
People commonly talk about summer movies being fun and awards movies being good as if they're mutually exclusive, and while sometimes they are, they don't have to be.
I know that there are stories and incidents involving the people the film is about that are not in the film.
View All (4)