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Gitsie, a close friend of Michael Alig's, gave extensive interviews for this documentary, but died of a heroin overdose before its completion in 1998. See more »

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Waste of a good story
17 August 1999 | by (New York, NY) – See all my reviews



The Village Voice series covered this story. This movie fails to achieve what it could have been, about Michael Alig's rise to New York City club superstardom and descent into murder. Maybe next time.


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