The brief life of Jean Michel Basquiat, a world renowned New York street artist struggling with fame, drugs and his identity.
- Genre: Drama, History
- Studio: Eleventh Street Production, Jon Kilik, Miramax
- Keyword: new york city, drug abuse, homeless person, new love, drug addiction, overdose, artist, graffiti, street art, vernissage, exhibit, friendship, drugs, celebration, price of fame
- Cast: Jeffrey Wright, David Bowie, Dennis Hopper, Gary Oldman, Benicio del Toro, Claire Forlani