American Crime Story: The People v. O.J. Simpson isn't just a television series; it is a riveting crystal ball that shows our country's past and how it affects the present. Looking into the crystal ball isn't always delightful, but at least it's real.
American Crime Story: The People v. O.J. Simpson has been a trending topic on Twitter every week since the first episode. Due in part to all the OMG moments that make it hard to believe that this is based on a real case.
In 1991, Boyz in the Hood grossed almost 60 million. That was an era in which mainstream Hollywood studios seemed at least somewhat interested in movies about real things, and not just in sequels about comic book characters.