Miramax Films | Release Date: August 9, 1996
Summary: Basquiat chronicles the meteoric rise to fame of the gifted and charismatic young New York artist, Jean-Michel Basquiat, as he emerged from the streets of the East Village to become an internationally renowned sensation. (BV Entertainment)
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Runtime: 108 min
Rating: Rated R for drug use and strong language.
Production: Miramax Films
Genres: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Languages: English, Spanish
Home Release Date: Sep 3, 2002
Director Credit
Julian Schnabel Director
Writer Credit
John F. Bowe Writer
Julian Schnabel Written By
Lech Majewski Writer
Michael Holman Writer
Principal Cast Credit
Benicio Del Toro Benny Dalmau
Jeffrey Wright Jean Michel Basquiat
Michael Wincott Rene Ricard
Cast Credit
Christopher Walken The Interviewer
Claire Forlani Gina Cardinale
Courtney Love Big Pink
David Bowie Andy Warhol
Dennis Hopper Bruno Bischofberger
Elina Löwensohn Annina Nosei
Gary Oldman Albert Milo
Jean-Claude La Marre Shenge
Parker Posey Mary Boone
Paul Bartel Henry Geldzahler
Tatum O'Neal Cynthia Kruger
Willem Dafoe The Electrician
Producer Credit
Jon Kilik Producer
Joseph Allen Executive Producer
Lech Majewski Co-Producer
Michiyo Yoshizaki Executive Producer
Peter Brant Executive Producer
Randy Ostrow Producer
Sigurjon Sighvatsson Producer