• Factory Girl (2006)

Factory Girl

Release Date: December 29th, 2006

DVD Release Date: July 17th, 2007

R |1 hr 30 min

Plot Summary

In the mid-1960s, wealthy debutant Edie Sedgwick (Sienna Miller) meets artist Andy Warhol (Guy Pearce). She joins Warhol's famous Factory and becomes his muse. Although she seems to have it all, Edie cannot have the love she craves from Andy, and she has an affair with a charismatic musician (Hayden Christensen), who pushes her to seek independence from the artist and the milieu.

Cast: Sienna Miller, Guy Pearce, Hayden Christensen, Jimmy Fallon, Meredith Ostrom, Beth Grant, Illeana Douglas, Shawn Hatosy

Director: George Hickenlooper

Genres: Drama , Biography

Production Co: LIFT Productions

Keywords: 1960s, Rise, Transformation, New York City, Melodramatic, Love, Engaging

Ratings & Reviews

  • 75
    Kyle SmithNew York Post

    Miller is wincingly good at playing up the innocence. show more

  • 63
    Carrie RickeyPhiladelphia Inquirer

    For Hickenlooper and Mauzner, Sedgwick is more interesting for whom she slept with than who she was. Their movie may indict Warhol for exploiting Sedgwick, but they're just as guilty. show more

  • 60
    Sheri LindenThe Hollywood Reporter

    Director George Hickenlooper captures the energy and ultra-irony of Warhol's scene, but his attempts to give the film a conventional biopic arc end up wallowing in dime-store psychology. show more

See all critic reviews on metacritic.com