R · 1996 ‧ Drama/Indie film ‧ 1h 50m
6.9/10 · IMDb 68% · Rotten Tomatoes
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. Plot · Cast · Production · Release Box office: $3 million Music by: John Cale; Julian Schnabel Story by: John Bowe; Michael Holman; Lech Majewski Budget: $3.3 million
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Basquiat: Directed by Julian Schnabel. With Jeffrey Wright, Michael Wincott, Benicio Del Toro, Claire Forlani. The brief life of Jean Michel Basquiat, ... Full Cast & Crew · Parents Guide · Plot Summary (2) · User Reviews (88)
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Modern artist Jean-Michel Basquiat rises to fame with the help of Andy Warhol. This film bolsters its indie kudos by including cameos from about every actor on ... Director: Julian Schnabel Box Office (Gross USA): $3.0M Release Date (Streaming): Jan 20, 2016
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What Just Happened. A movie producer tries to save his two films from falling apart while managing the chaos of two failed marriages. Based on the best-selling ...
In 1981, Jean-Michel Basquiat was a 19-year-old graffiti artist living on the streets. ... This film chronicles his meteoric rise in New York's art world, ...Duration: 2:28
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Aug 16, 1996 · Jean-Michel Basquiat seems to have spent most of his brief life on the right side of the brain. Only another artist could understand that, and “ ...
Jun 18, 2021 · At a special Chanel and Tribeca Film Festival screening of the film at MoMA on June 17, held just after New York lifted most pandemic ...
May 17, 2021 · Basquiat tells the story of the meteoric rise of youthful artist ... This film is not currently playing on MUBI, but many other great films ...