Based on the true story of Valerie Solanas who was a 60s radical preaching hatred toward men in her "Scum" manifesto. She wrote a screenplay for a film that she wanted Andy Warhol to produce, but he continued to ignore her. So she shot him. This is Valerie's story. Written by
Jason Ihle <email@example.com>
You only get one shot at fame.
Did You Know?
The band "Yo La Tengo" appears briefly (along with their friend Tara Key of the band Antietam) as the Velvet Underground in the film. See more
An end credit claims that Candy Darling died in 1975; she actually died in 1974. See more
Why do you spend your time making underground films?
It's easier than painting.
Which painters do you like best?
Oh, all of them.
References I, a Man
Kick Out the Jams
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