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The Basketball Diaries

Jim Carroll's dreamy, pseudo-poetic memoir of a misspent New York boyhood -- standard equipment for alienated adolescents of the 90s -- is predictably re-tooled as an anti-drug message vehicle. If the idea of watching Leonardo DiCaprio pout for 90 minutes… (more)

Released: 1995

Rating: R

User Rating:4.83 out of 5 (12 ratings)

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Basketball Diaries Director Scott Kalvert Found Dead

Scott Kalvert, who directed The Basketball Diaries starring Leonardo DiCaprio, was found dead Wednesday, according to The Hollywood Reporter. Kalvert was found in his home in Woodland Hills, Calif.. His death is being investi… Read more

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  • Released: 1995
  • Rating: R
  • User Rating:4.83 out of 5 (12 ratings)
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  • Review: Jim Carroll's dreamy, pseudo-poetic memoir of a misspent New York boyhood -- standard equipment for alienated adolescents of the 90s -- is predictably re-tooled as an anti-drug message vehicle. If the idea of watching Leonardo DiCaprio pout for 90 minutes… (more)

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