Release Date: October 19th, 2018
DVD Release Date: February 19th, 2019
R |1 hr 46 minPlot Summary
Lee Israel is a frustrated, hard-drinking author who can barely afford to pay her rent or bills in 1990s New York. Desperate for money, Israel soon hatches a scheme to forge letters by famous writers and sell them to bookstores and collectors. When the dealers start to catch on, Lee recruits a dubious friend to help her continue her self-destructive cycle of trickery and deceit.
Director: Marielle Heller
Genres: Comedy drama , Biography
Production Co: Archer Gray