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The Resource Straight outta Compton, Universal Pictures ; Legendary Pictures ; in association with New Line Cinema ; Cubevision ; Crucial Films ; Broken Chair Flickz ; produced by Ice Cube, Tomica Woods-Wright, Dr. Dre, Matt Alvarez, F. Gary Gray, Scott Bernstein ; screenplay by Jonathan Herman, Andrea Berloff ; directed by F. Gary Gray, (videorecording)

Straight outta Compton, Universal Pictures ; Legendary Pictures ; in association with New Line Cinema ; Cubevision ; Crucial Films ; Broken Chair Flickz ; produced by Ice Cube, Tomica Woods-Wright, Dr. Dre, Matt Alvarez, F. Gary Gray, Scott Bernstein ; screenplay by Jonathan Herman, Andrea Berloff ; directed by F. Gary Gray, (videorecording)

Label
Straight outta Compton
Title
Straight outta Compton
Statement of responsibility
Universal Pictures ; Legendary Pictures ; in association with New Line Cinema ; Cubevision ; Crucial Films ; Broken Chair Flickz ; produced by Ice Cube, Tomica Woods-Wright, Dr. Dre, Matt Alvarez, F. Gary Gray, Scott Bernstein ; screenplay by Jonathan Herman, Andrea Berloff ; directed by F. Gary Gray
Title variation
Straight out of Compton
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • fre
  • spa
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
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 viewers back to where it all began, the film 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 formed the world's most dangerous group, N.W.A
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Editor, Billy Fox, Michael Tronick ; director of photography, Matthew Libatique ; production designer, Shane Valentino
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R; for language throughout, strong sexuality/nudity, violence, and drug use
Language note
In English, Spanish and French with Spanish, English and French subtitles ; closed-captioned (SDH: subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing) ; audio-described
PerformerNote
O'Shea Jackson Jr., Corey Hawkins, Jason Mitchell, Paul Giamatti, Neil Brown Jr., Aldis Hodge
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1991-
  • 1988-
  • 1987-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Gray, F. Gary
  • Ice Cube
  • Jackson, O'Shea
  • Hawkins, Corey
  • Mitchell, Jason
  • Giamatti, Paul
  • Universal Pictures Corporation
  • Legendary Pictures
  • New Line Cinema Corporation
  • Cube Vision (Firm)
  • Crucial Films (Firm)
  • Broken Chair Flickz (Firm)
  • Universal Studios Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
147
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • N.W.A. (Musical group)
  • Rap musicians
Technique
live action
Label
Straight outta Compton, Universal Pictures ; Legendary Pictures ; in association with New Line Cinema ; Cubevision ; Crucial Films ; Broken Chair Flickz ; produced by Ice Cube, Tomica Woods-Wright, Dr. Dre, Matt Alvarez, F. Gary Gray, Scott Bernstein ; screenplay by Jonathan Herman, Andrea Berloff ; directed by F. Gary Gray, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2015
  • Features: N.W.A. the origins; making-of featurettes; trailers; scene selection; audio commentary; N.W.A. performs in Detroit
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn931722218
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (147 min.)
Lccn
00636940
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192267505
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
61165844
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, region 1, NTSC, widescreen (2.40:1) presentation; Dolby digital 5.1 (English, French, Spanish), Dolby digital 2.0 (English), English DVS 2.0
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Straight outta Compton, Universal Pictures ; Legendary Pictures ; in association with New Line Cinema ; Cubevision ; Crucial Films ; Broken Chair Flickz ; produced by Ice Cube, Tomica Woods-Wright, Dr. Dre, Matt Alvarez, F. Gary Gray, Scott Bernstein ; screenplay by Jonathan Herman, Andrea Berloff ; directed by F. Gary Gray, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2015
  • Features: N.W.A. the origins; making-of featurettes; trailers; scene selection; audio commentary; N.W.A. performs in Detroit
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn931722218
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (147 min.)
Lccn
00636940
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192267505
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
61165844
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, region 1, NTSC, widescreen (2.40:1) presentation; Dolby digital 5.1 (English, French, Spanish), Dolby digital 2.0 (English), English DVS 2.0
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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