Want good things to happen to you? Follow us on Facebook.

Watch Featured Movies

New York Beat Movie: The film is a day in the life of a young artist, Jean Michel Basquiat, who needs to raise money to reclaim the apartment from which he has been evicted. He wanders the downtown streets carrying a painting he hopes to sell, encountering friends, whose lives (and performances) we peek into. He finally manages to sell his painting to a wealthy female admirer, but he's paid by check. Low on cash, he spends the evening wandering from club to club, looking for a beautiful girl he had met earlier, so he'll have a place to spend the night. Downtown 81 not only captures one of the most interesting and lively artists of the twentieth century as he is poised for fame, but it is a slice of life from one of the most exciting periods in American culture, with the emergence of new wave music, new painting, hip hop and graffiti.

  • Currently 4.10/5
(10 votes)
Ratings: IMDB: 7.2/10 Metascore: 52% RT: 73%
Released: October 05, 2000
Runtime: 73 mins
Genres: Biography Comedy Drama
Countries: USA
Director: Edo Bertoglio
Actors: Anne Carlisle Arto Lindsay Chris Stein Clem Burke Coati Mundi Cookie Mueller David McDermott Debi Mazar Deborah Harry Eszter Balint Fab 5 Freddy James Chance Jimmy Destri John Lurie John Morton Kid Creole Lori Eastside Michael Sullivan Saul Williams Steven Brown Tom Baker Vincent Gallo

New York Beat Movie Links

Streaming films is becoming more risky every day. We strongly urge our users to use a VPN to make themselves anonymous while streaming films and TV shows online. Using a VPN ensures that your ISP, the government and the NSA can’t spy on you or block any streams. They will not be able to see ANY of your online activity. Protect Your Privacy with a Free VPN
Version 1 14837 views Report Broken
  • Currently 5.00/5
(1 votes)
Version 2 12610 views Report Broken
  • Currently 5.00/5
(1 votes)
Version 3 14607 views Report Broken
  • Currently 5.00/5
(1 votes)
= Low Quality = Medium Quality = High Quality How do I watch these?

Sponsored Content

Similar to New York Beat Movie

New York Beat Movie Tags

New York Beat Movie Comments

Posted by Gitsie 5 years, 3 months ago ( Edited 5 years, 3 months ago )
+3 | +4 / -1

Made in 1981 but released in 2000 due to lost footage. This flim was fantastic I enjoy movies set in New York during the 80's. This film is based on Jean Michel Basquiat the artist.

Posted by chrisblanco 3 years, 5 months ago
+1 | +1 / -0

Yes. Version 3 worked for me. Saul Williams narration was a great fit for this film.

Posted by sonicmoremusic 5 years, 3 months ago
-2 | +1 / -3

Has anyone found a link that works yet?

Post a Comment

Please login to make a comment

New York Beat Movie Reviews



Remember Me
Forgot Login | Make a Free Account

Information

LetMeWatchThis Guide TV Schedule

Support the Site

Site Updates and News

Did you know you can use Primewire.org and Primewire.is to access this site? Well, now you do.
Check out the personalized TV Schedule.

Latest Comments

Ripped

malaysiaboy : Ok to watch once. A funny movie to enjoy for the moments u watch it and forget l ...

You Don't Know Jack

yellow_rose1 : this is amazing movie but it needs new links, they are either deleted or only ha ...

The Deuce

Ravenousbird : I enjoyed the first episode, but aside from Maggie Gyllenhaal's part, this episo ...

The Originals

hudGpark : Omg what a heartbreaking finale! I can't believe that was their fait there must ...

So You Think You Can Dance

waadfrelle : This is the first season in a long time that gives me creeps while watching some ...

Bonnie Prince Charlie

annelapham : this movie makes history interesting; great acting , scenery, and based on the S ...

Preacher

SaroM : that didn't feel like a season finale... came here expecting one...

More Comments

Support the Site

Tell Us Stuff

Support the Site