It's impossible to please every person that leaves the theater, but when does the criticism actually matter?
In response, Hutton argues that Pinkett-Smith failed to understand that, instead of precisely recreating the couple's relationship, he aimed to portray a vision of what Pac wanted to be. Among those detractors included 50 Cent and actress Jada Pinkett-Smith - a close friend of Shakur.
In recent years, it has become more hard for a film to be "critic-proof".
Jada Pinkett Smith, a notable longtime friend of Tupac, also slammed the film's altered portrayal and historical inaccuracies. The pair met as teens when the rapper lived in Pinkett Smith's hometown of Baltimore.
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Earlier in the day, Singh said besides cooperating on financial issues, the BRICS agenda had witnessed steady expansion. Beijing will host this year's BRICS summit at Xiamen on the south-eastern coast of China in September.
"The reimagining of my relationship to Pac has been deeply hurtful", Smith wrote on Twitter Friday afternoon, claiming that numerous conversations and situations that were depicted in the movie never happened in reality. "All Eyez On Me" was released on June 16. He wrote on Instagram: "Man I watched the 2 PAC film, that was some bullshit". Straight Outta Compton by comparison had a bulk of walk-up business.
In addition, the producer claims to have studied Jada's own words about Tupac in interviews, and feels she was in fact fairly represented. Aside from singing, he has also appeared in several movies like "Above the Rim", "Nothing But Trouble", "Bullet", "Gang Related", and "Tupac: Resurrection".
Tucked away questions about the rapper's personal life, including his murder, his fallout with Bad Boy Records, and his inner thoughts, are glossed over in a speedy delivery that feels borderline careless.
But I guess that's just the way it is.