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?
Mary Harron was inspired to write the movie after reading the SCUM Manifesto, the anti-men rhetoric Valerie Solanas published in the 1960s. See more
An end credit claims that Candy Darling died in 1975; she actually died in 1974. See more
You got to go through a lot of sex to be ready for anti-sex.
References Rebel Without a Cause
Grazing in the Grass
Written by Philemon Hou
and Harry Elston
Performed by Hugh Masekela
Courtesy of MCA Records See more