Curtis's Charm

  • 1996
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Comedy, Drama

John L'Ecuyer's directing debut is a low-budget, black-and-white variation on the junkie blues with impeccable credentials: It's adapted from a short story by dope-poet Jim Carroll (THE BASKETBALL DIARIES) that appeared in The Paris Review. Crack addict Curtis (Maurice Dean Wint) has vanished. In flashback, his wife Janet (Rachel Crawford) and rehab more