R ˇ 1996 ‧ Drama/Indie film ‧ 1h 50m
6.9/10 ˇ IMDb 68% ˇ Rotten Tomatoes 3.4/5 ˇ Letterboxd
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...
Release date: August 9, 1996 (USA)
Director: Julian Schnabel
Music by: John Cale; Julian Schnabel
Story by: John Bowe; Michael Holman; Lech Majewski
Box office: $3 million
Produced by: Joseph Allen; Peter Brant
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Despite his outsized reputation, Basquiat's career did not last long—he died at 27 of a heroin overdose in 1988.
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The brief life of Jean Michel Basquiat, a world renowned New York street artist struggling with fame, drugs and his identity.