The Panic in Needle Park

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This evening I watched the 1971 film, The Panic in Needle Park, starring Kitty Winn and Al Pacino in his breakout role. ┬áThe film, based on Bill Eppridge’s 1965 photo essay for LIFE Magazine, tells the tale of Helen and Bobby’s descent into the murky world of heroin addiction.

Photo courtesy of rogerebert.com

Photo courtesy of rogerebert.com

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