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- 1h 30m
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From acclaimed writer, producer and restauranteur Eddie Huang comes his directorial debut, Boogie, the coming-of-age story of Alfred "Boogie" Chin, a basketball phenom living in Queens, New York, who dreams of one day playing in the NBA. While his parents pressure him to focus on earning a scholarship to an elite college, Boogie must find a way to navigate a new girlfriend, high school, on-court rivals and the burden of expectation.
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Critics Consensus: Boogie misses its shot with a contrived plot and uneven tone.
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Common Sense Says
Basketball drama light on character, heavy on swearing.
What Parents Need to Know
Parents need to know that Boogie is a sports drama written and directed by Eddie Huang about a talented high school basketball player (Taylor Takahashi) who dreams of playing for the NBA while dealing with family dysfunction. Language is strong and frequent, with use of everything from "s--t" and "f--k" to "hos" and the slur "nigga." Characters kiss and are implied to have had sex; there's sexual humor and conversation. There's also a threat of physical abuse as well as verbal abuse. Characters smoke (possibly tobacco, possibly pot) and drink. Despite the main character's lack of self-control, he does show determination and perseverance to reach his dream.
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- Release Date:March 5, 2021
- Languages:English, Spanish
- Captions:English, Spanish
- Audio Format:5.1
- Screen Pass Eligible:No
If purchased in:4K
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