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 <firstname.lastname@example.org>
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
Valerie visits same newsstand as much as six months apart but same issues of magazines are always on display (with, in some cases, several different issues of same title on view concurrently, something that would never happen), only rearranged. 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 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