‘Straight Outta Compton’ The Highest Grossing Film Directed By a Black Man
Congratulations to all that was apart of the making of 'Straight Outta Compton' which was a movie that told the story of the Compton based rap group NWA. According to Hollywood Reporter, Straight Outta Compton was the No. 1 R-rated August opener ever, grossing $60 million during it’s opening weekend, and it held the No. 1 box office position for three weeks in a row.
This marks Universal’s seventh film to reach $200 million worldwide in 2015. The studios other multi-million successes include Furious 7 and Minions.