The Boost

  • 1988
  • Movie
  • R
  • Drama

Though it's a seemingly sincere attempt to chronicle the horrors of drug abuse, THE BOOST is so haphazardly scripted and directed that the film becomes an inadvertent self-parody. Salvaged only by an interesting (if not completely successful) performance from fine actor James Woods, THE BOOST chronicles the rise and fall of a head-over-heels-in-love couple,...read more

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00:49 — A yuppie couple find themselves falling into the pit of cocaine addiction. Another fine manic performance from Woods!

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  • Released: 1988
  • Rating: R
  • Review: Though it's a seemingly sincere attempt to chronicle the horrors of drug abuse, THE BOOST is so haphazardly scripted and directed that the film becomes an inadvertent self-parody. Salvaged only by an interesting (if not completely successful) performance f… (more)

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