Tag Archives: Straight Outta Compton

  • ‘Scarface': Modern-Day Remake Gets Green Light

    ‘Scarface': Modern-Day Remake Gets Green Light

    Movies don’t get much more beloved than Scarface, Brian De Palma’s cocaine-and-blood-soaked gangster masterpiece starring Al Pacino as the not-quite-immortal Tony Montana. But that movie’s colossal reputation hasn’t stopped a modern-day remake from getting the green light, with Straight Outta Compton screenwriter Jonathan Herman scripting the project. Amateur film historians know that the 1983 Scarface was itself a remake, of the […]

  • ‘Straight Outta Compton’ Red Band Trailer Drops (Video)

    ‘Straight Outta Compton’ Red Band Trailer Drops (Video)

    It’s been a while since we heard any news on the upcoming N.W.A. biopic Straight Outta Compton, but now an official red band trailer for the movie has hit the internet to coincide with last night’s commercial during the Grammys telecast. The red band trailer for Straight Outta Compton begins with a black-and-white prologue starring […]

  • Ice Cube’s Son Will Play Dad in NWA Biopic

    Ice Cube’s Son Will Play Dad in NWA Biopic

    Rapper and actor Ice Cube has found a novel solution for the question of who will play him in an NWA biopic he’s developing with Universal. Cube’s son, O’Shea Jackson, Jr., has edged out other professional actors in the audition process and has been signed to play his dad in the movie. The movie will […]