BRIDGEPORT, Conn. -- Bridgeport Public Library Blackrock Branch presents a screening of "Straight Outta Compton" on Thursday, Feb. 11 for Black History Month.
This movie runs from 6 to 8:30 p.m. and is about the racial tumult of Los Angeles in the mid-1980s when a group of aspiring rappers banded together to revolutionize the global consumption of hip-hop and popular culture.
NWA was born out of racial frustration and the disadvantaged economics of their South Central neighborhood. The movie was directed by F. Gary Gray and its Rated R with a run time of 147 minutes.
Free Refreshments will be served and people are asked to bring a nonperishable food item for donation to the Black Rock Food Pantry.
The movie will be shown in Bridgeport Libraries Program room #2.
The Bridgeport Public Library Black Rock Branch is located at 2705 Fairfield Ave.
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