An assemblage of hopes, fears, and celebrations—with an overriding awareness of history and legacy.
Straight Outta Compton
Nearly 30 years ago, six Compton youth got real and changed hip-hop forever.
“I ain’t gonna change nothing I do, cause I ain’t doin’ nothing wrong.”
“White” and “black” trailers focused on different parts of the group’s career.
Leonardo DiCaprio, The Revenant, Mad Max: Fury Road, Sylvester Stallone among leading nominees.
$110 million suit also names NBC Universal and the film’s producers.
Dogg Pound 4 Life will depict the rise of Death Row Records in the 1990s.
Accusers say Straight Outta Compton purposely omits the rapper’s blemished past.
The city doesn’t have any movie theaters of its own.
Union leader says film portrays cops as “beating machines.”
What happens when former public enemies write their own Hollywood ending?
“Anything that I do, at all, has come from what y’all done,” Lamar said.