Art-house favorite Van Sant chronicles angst of brilliant musician's troubled 'Last days'

Document author(s):
Neva Chonin
Document source:
San Francisco Chronicle
Publication date:
2005 Jul 21
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Source pagination:
E1, E3
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Film country(ies):
United States
Film language(s):
English, German, and Italian
Film production company:
Blue Relief Productions, Fine Line Features, HBO Films, Meno Films, New Line Cinema Corporation, and Pie Films, Inc.
Film genre(s):
Adaptation, Biographical, Crime, Drama, Feature, Gay/lesbian, Portrait, Social problem, and Youth
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  • Cobain, Kurt, 1967-1994 -- Drama
  • Firearms and crime -- United States -- Drama
  • Gay teenagers -- United States -- Drama
  • High school students -- United States -- Drama
  • Interpersonal relations -- Teenagers -- Drama
  • Narcolepsy -- Drama
  • Rock music -- United States -- Drama
  • Runaway teenagers -- United States -- Drama
  • Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Henry IV, part 1 -- Film and video adaptations
  • Suicide -- Drama