The Warner Bros. release faced criticism for its violent themes.
The documentary features songs arranged by West, and arrives next month.
Barnes co-founded a crime syndicate that ruled Harlem in the 1970s.
Big-screen version of the popular British series debuts with $31 million.
The original film was released in 1996 and became a cult classic.
The crime drama surpassed expectations after raking in the dollar bills.
The tech giant will launch its Apple TV+ service on November 1.
The third film in the franchise opens in January 2020.
The Warner Bros. biographical drama is scheduled to open on Christmas day.
“Three years ago I was pretty tone deaf to the realities of certain situations,” the writer-director told reporters.