It\'s a shame that Van Sant hasn\'t been able to imbue a slight elusiveness into the screenplay, to make it more a challenge for an audience.
16-year-old Jamal, played by first time actor Rob Brown, is a star basketball who hides his talent for writing form his schoolmates. While Jamal and his friends play ball, they`re observed by a reclusive man in a top floor apartment nearby. This...