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The Basketball Diaries 1995

  • Scott Kalvert
  • April 21, 1995
  • 102 mins
  • English
  • Crime, Drama
The true story of the death of innocence and the birth of an artist.
Film adaptation of street tough Jim Carroll's epistle about his kaleidoscopic free fall into the harrowing world of drug addiction.


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It wasn't bad but I expected it to be better than it actually is.
It's based on a true story and show us the awful world of drugs in a realistic way.
The young Leonardo DiCaprio gave great strong and believable performance. Mark Wahlberg did a nice work as well.

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