The Boost(Movie, 1988)

| 1h 35min | Genres: Drama, Romance / Love
The BoostRating: 2.8/5 (with 1717 votes)
The Boost is a 1988 drama film directed by Harold Becker. It stars James Woods, Sean Young, John Kapelos, Steven Hill, June Chandler and Amanda Blake. ()
Movie poster of The Boost

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About The Boost

Lenny Brown moves to California to find his fortune in tax shelter investments. When the federal government changes the tax laws, poor Lenny finds himself $700,000 in hock with nowhere to turn. His friend, Joel, introduces him to cocaine to give Lenny that needed "boost". What ensues next is a descent into drug addiction and insanity as Lenny tries to regain control of his life, all the while needing that extra "boost".

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Trailer for The Boost + Featurettes/Teaser/Clips

The Boost Official Trailer #1 - James Woods Movie (1988) HD(Trailer, 2:06)

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Additional Information

Production country: United States of America (USA)
Original language: English (EN)
Spoken languages: English (EN)
Translated into 8 languages: Bulgarian (BG), German (DE), English (EN), Spanish (ES), French (FR), Italian (IT), Dutch (NL), Ukrainian (UK)
Status: Released
Release date US: 12/23/1988
Director: Harold Becker
Screenwriter: Ben Stein
Director of Photography: Howard Atherton
Composer: Stanley Myers
Budget: 8,000,000 USD
Revenue: 784,990 USD (= 10%)

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WatchPlayStream ID: MOVIES:139869, Added: 03/29/2018, Last updated: 02/25/2021