I Shot Andy Warhol Poster

Release Date: May 1st, 1996

DVD Release Date: January 23rd, 2001

R|1 hr 46 min

Plot Summary
Valerie Solanas (Lili Taylor) is an aspiring writer who moves to New York City and supports herself with prostitution. Valerie meets controversial artist Andy Warhol (Jared Harris) and a host of other eccentrics in the New York art scene. While a book publisher wants Valerie to write a sexually explicit novel, Valerie sets out to convince Warhol to produce her play "Up Your Ass." Based on on true story, the film follows Valerie's journey from ambitious author to obsessed, delusional assassin.

Cast: Lili Taylor, Jared Harris, Lothaire Bluteau, Martha Plimpton, Stephen Dorff, Anna Thomson, Peter Friedman

Director: Mary Harron

Genres: Biography

Production Co: Samuel Goldwyn Company

Distributors: Samuel Goldwyn Company, Orion Pictures

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