MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 5,704 this week

Bukowski (1973)

 -  Documentary  -  1973 (USA)
7.6
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 7.6/10 from 46 users  
Reviews: 1 user

The poet Charles Bukowski is filmed going to San Francisco to give a poetry reading.

Director:

Writer:

0Check in
0Share...

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 37 titles
created 21 Mar 2011
 
Doc
a list of 8 titles
created 02 Dec 2011
 
list image
a list of 26 titles
created 20 Feb 2012
 
a list of 831 titles
created 15 Mar 2012
 
a list of 48 titles
created 29 Nov 2012
 

Related Items

Search for "Bukowski" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Bukowski (1973)

Bukowski (1973) on IMDb 7.6/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Bukowski.
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  

Barbet Schroeder interviews Bukowski.

Director: Barbet Schroeder
Stars: Charles Bukowski, Linda Lee Bukowski, Barbet Schroeder
Drama | Romance | Sport
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

A Louisiana football legend struggles to deal with life's complexities after his college career is over.

Director: Taylor Hackford
Stars: Jessica Lange, Dennis Quaid, Timothy Hutton
Animation | Short | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

'Breakfast With Bukowski' is a humorous telling of writer's block. 'Henry' leaves his flop-house apartment and goes to the horse track, in search of inspiration. There he wins a race, then ... See full summary »

Director: Greg Runnels
Stars: Greg Runnels
The Killers (1984)
Action | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

A former insurance man and a thief get together and plan to rob a house. However, things don't go as planned, and they wind up getting involved in rape and murder.

Director: Patrick Roth
Stars: Jack Kehoe, Raymond Mayo, Allan Kolman
Crazy Love (1987)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

Three 'Bukowskian' torrid nights in the life of a man in search of love. Harry Voss, 12, is young and naive. Love, for him, is romantic love between princes and princesses demurely kissing ... See full summary »

Director: Dominique Deruddere
Stars: Josse De Pauw, Geert Hunaerts, Michael Pas
White Nights (1985)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

An expatriate Russian dancer is on a plane forced to land on Soviet territory. He is taken to an apartment in which a black American who has married a Russian woman lives with her. He is to... See full summary »

Director: Taylor Hackford
Stars: Mikhail Baryshnikov, Gregory Hines, Jerzy Skolimowski
Action | Adventure | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

A gangster hires an ex-football player to find his girlfriend. When he finds her, they fall in love, and the twists start to appear.

Director: Taylor Hackford
Stars: Rachel Ward, Jeff Bridges, James Woods
Action | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

Based on the true life experiences of poet Jimmy Santiago Baca, the film focuses on half-brothers Paco and Cruz, and their bi-racial cousin Miklo. It opens in 1972, as the three are members... See full summary »

Director: Taylor Hackford
Stars: Damian Chapa, Jesse Borrego, Benjamin Bratt
Documentary | Biography
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
Stars: Charles Bukowski
Barfly (1987)
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

Henry Chinaski never cared for the American dream, the thought of needing to become 'something' and fit into the system disgusts him. He believes that life is free and yours to live like ... See full summary »

Director: Barbet Schroeder
Stars: Mickey Rourke, Faye Dunaway, Alice Krige
Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
Director: Taylor Hackford
Stars: Susan Cronkite, Suzanne Crough, Wesley Thompson
Bukowski (2015)
Biography | Drama

The story of writer Charles Bukowski's formative years from childhood to high school and his struggles with an abusive father, disfiguring acne, alcohol addiction, and his initial attempts at writing.

Director: James Franco
Stars: Josh Peck, Keegan Allen, Shannen Doherty
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
Charles Bukowski ...
Himself
Edit

Storyline

The poet Charles Bukowski is filmed going to San Francisco to give a poetry reading.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Documentary

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

1973 (USA)  »

Filming Locations:


Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Bukowski is drunk
13 March 2009 | by (CZECH REPUBLIC) – See all my reviews

Bukowski is drunk, reads poetry, talks about life amongst other things. In all, it's interesting because Bukowski was such a good writer and you'll be pulled in.

I read all of Bukowski's work and loved the stuff, especially post office: A Novel by Charles Bukowski, Factotum by Charles Bukowski and Pulp by Charles Bukowski.

If you don't like Bukowski then you'll probably be bored out of your mind. Some people have trouble because he drank so much and lived in some shoddy place in L.A.

Bukowski is drunk, reads poetry, talks about life amongst other things.

You'll be pulled in.


9 of 12 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Discuss Bukowski (1973) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page