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

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

Label
Straight outta Compton
Title
Straight outta Compton
Statement of responsibility
directed by F. Gary Gray ; screenplay by Jonathan Herman and Andrea Berloff ; story by S. Leigh Savidge & Alan Wenkus and Andrea Berloff ; produced by Ice Cube, Tomica Woods-Wright, and Dr. Dre ; produced by Matt Alvarez, F. Gary Gray, Scott Bernstein ; a Universal Pictures and Legendary Pictures presentation in association with New Line Cinema, Cubevision, Crucial Films ; a Broken Chair Flickz production ; an F. Gary Gray film
Contributor
Actor
Composer
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
Member of
Cataloging source
IKG
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
  • Straight outta Compton (Motion picture)
  • Straight outta Compton (Motion picture)
  • Straight outta Compton (Motion picture)
Credits note
Music, Joseph Trapanese; editors, Billy Fox, Michael Tronick ; director of photography, Matthew Libatique ; production designer, Shane Valentino
Language note
In English, dubbed French, or dubbed Spanish, with optional French or Spanish subtitles; optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH); optional English Descriptive Video Service (DVS)
PerformerNote
O'Shea Jackson Jr., Corey Hawkins, Jason Mitchell, Neil Brown Jr., Aldis Hodge, Paul Giamatti
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1969-
  • 1965-
  • 1991-
  • 1988-
  • 1987-
  • 1980-
  • 1969-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • 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
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • N.W.A. (Musical group)
  • Rap musicians
Technique
live action
Label
Straight outta Compton, directed by F. Gary Gray ; screenplay by Jonathan Herman and Andrea Berloff ; story by S. Leigh Savidge & Alan Wenkus and Andrea Berloff ; produced by Ice Cube, Tomica Woods-Wright, and Dr. Dre ; produced by Matt Alvarez, F. Gary Gray, Scott Bernstein ; a Universal Pictures and Legendary Pictures presentation in association with New Line Cinema, Cubevision, Crucial Films ; a Broken Chair Flickz production ; an F. Gary Gray film
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2015
  • Blu-ray contains both the unrated director's cut (167 min.) and the theatrical version (147 min.); DVD contains only the theatrical version
  • Special features: optional audio feature commentary with director/producer F. Gary Gray; N.W.A : the origins; Impact; Director's journey; The streets : filming in Compton; N.W.A. performs in Detroit
  • Additional special features (Blu-ray disc only): deleted scenes; deleted song performance; Becoming N.W.A
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
935224275
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Edition
  • Blu-ray + DVD
  • 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
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 61165837
  • 2035688
  • 2035689
  • 61165862
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)935224275
System details
  • DVD, NTSC, region 1; wide screen (2.40:1); Dolby digital 5.1, English DVS 2.0
  • Blu-ray disc; 1080p high definition; wide screen (2.40:1); 5.1 DTS-HD Master Audio (English), 5.1 DTS digital surround (French, Spanish), English DVS 2.0; requires Blu-ray player
Terms governing use
Bates: No public performance rights purchased; home, library, or classroom use only
Video recording format
  • DVD
  • Blu-ray disc
Label
Straight outta Compton, directed by F. Gary Gray ; screenplay by Jonathan Herman and Andrea Berloff ; story by S. Leigh Savidge & Alan Wenkus and Andrea Berloff ; produced by Ice Cube, Tomica Woods-Wright, and Dr. Dre ; produced by Matt Alvarez, F. Gary Gray, Scott Bernstein ; a Universal Pictures and Legendary Pictures presentation in association with New Line Cinema, Cubevision, Crucial Films ; a Broken Chair Flickz production ; an F. Gary Gray film
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2015
  • Blu-ray contains both the unrated director's cut (167 min.) and the theatrical version (147 min.); DVD contains only the theatrical version
  • Special features: optional audio feature commentary with director/producer F. Gary Gray; N.W.A : the origins; Impact; Director's journey; The streets : filming in Compton; N.W.A. performs in Detroit
  • Additional special features (Blu-ray disc only): deleted scenes; deleted song performance; Becoming N.W.A
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
935224275
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Edition
  • Blu-ray + DVD
  • 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
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 61165837
  • 2035688
  • 2035689
  • 61165862
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)935224275
System details
  • DVD, NTSC, region 1; wide screen (2.40:1); Dolby digital 5.1, English DVS 2.0
  • Blu-ray disc; 1080p high definition; wide screen (2.40:1); 5.1 DTS-HD Master Audio (English), 5.1 DTS digital surround (French, Spanish), English DVS 2.0; requires Blu-ray player
Terms governing use
Bates: No public performance rights purchased; home, library, or classroom use only
Video recording format
  • DVD
  • Blu-ray disc

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