The Boost (1988)

R95 min.Drama | Romance
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BUDGET
$8MM (estimated)
GROSS
$785K (USA)
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SUMMARY
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". Written By Humberto Amador  Less

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