NWA’s biopic titled “Straight Outta Compton” earned big at the box office this weekend bringing in a whopping $56.1 million.
According to CNN Money, the film directed by Freddie Gray earned $56.1 million, which doubled how much money it took to make the film.
The movie originally was projected to bring in 30 million and clearly that was shattered. It also became the best R-Rated film ever during the month of August.
Great promotion, a great cast, and the support of Hip-Hop and its fans all around the world all contributed to the success of the movie.
Congrats to everyone involved in the movie. “Straight Outta Compton” is in theatres now.