10 Movies Based On True Stories That Weren’t Accurate
Straight Outta Compton
While quite a bit of what happened in the film did happen, according to the rappers, it appears they steered the movie away from one particularly troubling situation. Dr. Dre’s former girlfriend and mother of one of his children as well as label-mate Tairrie B both claim Dre physically assaulted them. These assaults were left out of the film in order to paint more of a heroic tale. Still, considering it’s supposed to be a biopic it’s a rather large omission.
Yes there was a ship called Titanic. Yes it hit an iceberg. The rest of the story is largely made up. There was never a Jack Dawson or a Rose DeWitt Bukater and their love story was pure fiction.