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Aro Recommended Basketball Diaries, The


USA 1995, 102 minutes
Dir. Scott Calvert
Rating: [R16]
Genres: Drama / Independent, Youth

Topics: Rites-of-passage, Drugs & Alcohol.


Aroview: Leonardo DiCaprio excels as a young Jim Carroll, an infamous New York poet/musician/junkie who maintained a personal journal through a not-so-innocent coming-of-age.

His downward spiral from promising academic to desperate delinquent is chronicled with panache by ex-MTV director Calvert.

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  • English subtitles for the hearing impaired
  • trailers

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