R | | Biography, Drama, Music
Tells the true and untold story of prolific rapper, actor, poet and activist Tupac Shakur.
John Singleton was originally supposed to direct the film, but the studio and Singleton couldn't agree on how Tupac was to be portrayed in the film. Singleton eventually left the project completely but has since stated that he still hopes to make his own film ... ...
You must stand for something, you must live for something! And you must be willing to die for something!
An opening shot of Manhattan shows the fully completed World Trade Center, complete with the antenna on the south tower, which wasn't added until the '90s and yet the caption on the bottom says it's taking place in 1971. The towers weren't even finished being built in 1971.
Written by Guru (as Keith Elam), K-Def (as Kevin K-Def Hansford), Du Kelly (as Dupree Kelly), Christopher Martin, Al-Terik Wardrick, Marley Marl (as Marlon Lu'ree Williams), Charles Carey Williams
Performed by Lords of the Underground
Courtesy of Marley Marl Music LLC
By arrangement with Megasource Entertainment Group/Megasource Corporation
$26,435,354 (USA) (18 June 2017)
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