R ˇ 1996 ‧ Drama/Indie film ‧ 1h 50m
6.9/10 ˇ IMDb 68% ˇ Rotten Tomatoes 65% ˇ Metacritic
Despite living a life of extreme poverty in Brooklyn, graffiti artist Jean-Michel Basquiat (Jeffrey Wright) strives to rise up through the heady New York art scene of the 1970s and 1980s. He becomes the brightest star of neo-Expressionist painting...

Basquiat is a 1996 American biographical drama film directed, co-written and co- composed by Julian Schnabel in his feature directorial debut. The film is based ... Plot ˇ Cast ˇ Production ˇ Release Music by: John Cale; Julian Schnabel Produced by: Joseph Allen; Peter Brant Story by: John Bowe; Michael Holman; Lech Majewski Box office: $3 million
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Directors and scriptwriters be damned; you spoil otherwise good movies. Just when will film-makers get over their homophobic paranoia? Why make a movie ... Full Cast & Crew ˇ Jean Michel Basquiat ˇ Basquiat with Andy Warhol ˇ Trivia Motion Picture Rating (MPAA): Rated R for drug use and strong language Release Date: 9 August 1996 (USA) Director: Julian Schnabel Production Co: Eleventh Street Production, Jon Kilik, Miramax

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The movie emphasizes Basquiat's drug use more than anything else. ... you have a masterful first film directed by artist (and friend of Basquiat) Julian Schnabel.
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