The Resource Straight outta Compton., Universal Pictures and Legendary Pictures present in association with New Line Cinema/Cubevision/Crucial Films a Broken Chair Flickz production ; produced by Ice Cube, Tomica Woods-Wright, and Dr. Dre ; produced by Matt Alvarez, F. Gary Gray, Scott Bernstein ; screenplay by Jonathan Herman and Andrea Berloff ; story by S. Leigh Savidge & Alan Wenkus and Andrea Berloff ; directed by F. Gary Gray

Straight outta Compton., Universal Pictures and Legendary Pictures present in association with New Line Cinema/Cubevision/Crucial Films a Broken Chair Flickz production ; produced by Ice Cube, Tomica Woods-Wright, and Dr. Dre ; produced by Matt Alvarez, F. Gary Gray, Scott Bernstein ; screenplay by Jonathan Herman and Andrea Berloff ; story by S. Leigh Savidge & Alan Wenkus and Andrea Berloff ; directed by F. Gary Gray

Label
Straight outta Compton.
Title
Straight outta Compton.
Statement of responsibility
Universal Pictures and Legendary Pictures present in association with New Line Cinema/Cubevision/Crucial Films a Broken Chair Flickz production ; produced by Ice Cube, Tomica Woods-Wright, and Dr. Dre ; produced by Matt Alvarez, F. Gary Gray, Scott Bernstein ; screenplay by Jonathan Herman and Andrea Berloff ; story by S. Leigh Savidge & Alan Wenkus and Andrea Berloff ; directed by F. Gary Gray
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Actor
Director of photography
Editor of moving image work
Film director
Film distributor
Film producer
Presenter
Production company
Production designer
Publisher
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • 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
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Cataloging source
IKG
Characteristic
videorecording
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  • Straight outta Compton (Motion picture)
  • Straight outta Compton (Motion picture)
  • Straight outta Compton (Motion picture)
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Credits note
Composer, Joseph Trapanese; editors, Billy Fox, Michael Tronick ; director of photography, Matthew Libatique ; production designer, Shane Valentino
Intended audience
  • Rating: Unrated (Director's cut); for language throughout, strong sexuality/nudity, violence, and drug use
  • Rating: R (Theatrical version); for language throughout, strong sexuality/nudity, violence, and drug use
Language note
English, dubbed Spanish or French dialogue; optional Spanish or French subtitles; optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing; optional English described video
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.S7735 2016
PerformerNote
O'Shea Jackson Jr., Corey Hawkins, Jason Mitchell, Paul Giamatti, Neil Brown Jr., Aldis Hodge
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1969-
  • 1965-
  • 1991-
  • 1988-
  • 1987-
  • 1980-
  • 1969-
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  • Gray, F. Gary
  • Herman, Jonathan
  • Berloff, Andrea
  • Savidge, S. Leigh
  • Wenkus, Alan
  • Ice Cube
  • Woods-Wright, Tomica
  • Dr. Dre
  • Alvarez, Matt
  • Bernstein, Scott
  • Jackson, O'Shea
  • Hawkins, Corey
  • Mitchell, Jason
  • Brown, Neil
  • Hodge, Aldis
  • Giamatti, Paul
  • Trapanese, Joseph
  • Fox, Billy
  • Tronick, Michael
  • Libatique, Matthew
  • Valentino, Shane
  • Universal Pictures Corporation
  • Legendary Pictures
  • New Line Cinema Corporation
  • Cube Vision (Firm)
  • Crucial Films (Firm)
  • Broken Chair Flickz
  • Universal Studios Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
167
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  • N.W.A. (Musical group)
  • N.W.A. (Musical group)
  • Rap musicians
  • Rap musicians
  • California
Technique
live action
Label
Straight outta Compton., Universal Pictures and Legendary Pictures present in association with New Line Cinema/Cubevision/Crucial Films a Broken Chair Flickz production ; produced by Ice Cube, Tomica Woods-Wright, and Dr. Dre ; produced by Matt Alvarez, F. Gary Gray, Scott Bernstein ; screenplay by Jonathan Herman and Andrea Berloff ; story by S. Leigh Savidge & Alan Wenkus and Andrea Berloff ; directed by F. Gary Gray
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Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2015
  • "Blu-ray combo pack."
  • Blu-ray contains the unrated director's cut (167 min.) and theatrical version (147 min.). DVD contains only theatrical version
  • Blu-ray exclusives: Deleted scenes; becoming N.W.A.; deleted song performance. Additional features: N.W.A. the origins; Impact; director's journey; The streets: filming in Compton; N.W.A. performs in Detroit; feature commentary with director/producer F. Gary Gray
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn935224275
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Edition
Blu-ray/DVD; Widescreen; Unrated director's cut.
Extent
2 videodiscs (167 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 025192267437
  • 025192267703
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 61165837
  • 61165862
  • 2035689
  • 2035688
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)935224275
System details
  • Blu-ray, widescreen (2.40:1) presentation; Dolby digital 5.1, Dolby digital 2.0, English DVS 2.0; 1080p high definition; requires Blu-ray player
  • DVD, widescreen (2.40:1) presentation; Dolby digital 5.1, English DVS 2.0
Video recording format
  • Blu-ray disc
  • DVD
Label
Straight outta Compton., Universal Pictures and Legendary Pictures present in association with New Line Cinema/Cubevision/Crucial Films a Broken Chair Flickz production ; produced by Ice Cube, Tomica Woods-Wright, and Dr. Dre ; produced by Matt Alvarez, F. Gary Gray, Scott Bernstein ; screenplay by Jonathan Herman and Andrea Berloff ; story by S. Leigh Savidge & Alan Wenkus and Andrea Berloff ; directed by F. Gary Gray
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2015
  • "Blu-ray combo pack."
  • Blu-ray contains the unrated director's cut (167 min.) and theatrical version (147 min.). DVD contains only theatrical version
  • Blu-ray exclusives: Deleted scenes; becoming N.W.A.; deleted song performance. Additional features: N.W.A. the origins; Impact; director's journey; The streets: filming in Compton; N.W.A. performs in Detroit; feature commentary with director/producer F. Gary Gray
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn935224275
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Edition
Blu-ray/DVD; Widescreen; Unrated director's cut.
Extent
2 videodiscs (167 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 025192267437
  • 025192267703
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 61165837
  • 61165862
  • 2035689
  • 2035688
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)935224275
System details
  • Blu-ray, widescreen (2.40:1) presentation; Dolby digital 5.1, Dolby digital 2.0, English DVS 2.0; 1080p high definition; requires Blu-ray player
  • DVD, widescreen (2.40:1) presentation; Dolby digital 5.1, English DVS 2.0
Video recording format
  • Blu-ray disc
  • DVD

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