Basquiat

Showtimes

Film runs Sun, Aug 4 through Wed, Aug 7.

Basquiat
Julian Schnabel, 1996
USA | English | 106 minutes

Bowie costars in this biopic about painter Jean-Michel Basquiat (Jeffrey Wright), playing the artist’s friend and collaborator Andy Warhol in a performance widely hailed as the definitive onscreen incarnation of Warhol. Bowie even wore Andy’s actual wig, glasses, and jacket for the role.

Photos: ELEVENTH STREET PROD/MIRAMAX / THE KOBAL COLLECTION 

Series: Watch That Man: David Bowie, Movie Star

Venue: Walter Reade Theater

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