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Doc & Darryl

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The careers of 1980s New York Mets stars Dwight Gooden and Darryl Strawberry are explored by directors Judd Apatow and Michael Bonfiglio. On-field brilliance was followed by destructive addictions for both players, who reunite at a diner in Queens.

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Critic reviews for Doc & Darryl

That the film about them becomes more about human frailty, regret, and-eventually-hope for the future, speaks to its excellence.

July 11, 2016 | Rating: 3/4 | Full Review…

[The Mets superstars'] mere survival into middle age, though, brings some measure of good

July 14, 2016 | Full Review…

"Doc & Darryl" has a wistful, melancholy tone, in the sense that these two incredible talents -- who landed on the team as rookies within a year of each other -- didn't realize their full potential thanks to the drugs, booze and excess.

July 14, 2016 | Full Review…
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