New York : Palm Pictures : Distributed by Lions Gate Home Entertainment, 1998.
1 videodisc (102 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
DVD, Dolby digital 5.1 surround.
Leonardo DiCaprio, Bruno Kirby, Lorraine Bracco, Ernie Hudson, Patrick McGaw, James Madio, Mark Wahlberg.
Music, Graeme Revell ; production designer, Christopher Nowak ; editor, Dana Congdon ; director of photography, David Phillips ; executive producers, Chris Blackwell, Dan Genetti ; screenplay, Bryan Goluboff ; producers, Liz Heller, John Bard Manulis ; director, Scott Kalvert.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1995.
Based on the novel by Jim Carroll.
MPAA rating: R.
Teamed with his friends Mickey, Neutron and Pedro, high school student Jim Carroll seems headed for a bright basketball career. But when pressures from his coach, his mom, and school seem to mount, Jim finds solace in all the wrong places, and the dark streets of New York begin to tear him apart.
Special features: interviews.
MW, 11-03; 8-04(rpl)
PALM 5899-2 Palm Pictures
VM8403D Lions Gate Home Entertainment