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Based on 19 Critics
critic reviews( 3 )
  • [Kalvert] best serves the movie by simply focusing on DiCaprio, who communicates the spirit and blunt truth of the diaries even when the movie keeps trying to soften the blow. show more

  • The tale related here isn't all that original, but the honest presentation lends impact to a wrenching scenario. show more

  • Jim Carroll's dreamy, pseudo-poetic memoir of a misspent New York boyhood - standard equipment for alienated adolescents of the 90s - is predictably re-tooled as an anti-drug message vehicle. show more

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