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The Cult of JT LeRoy

  • Drama
  • Crime/detective
  • 2014
  • Marjorie Sturm
  • 92 mins

Summary

JT LeRoy was a teen prostitute, addicted to heroin and infected with HIV, when a therapist encouraged him to write his life stories. Buoyed by a cadre of celebrities, he published three critically acclaimed books. His death in 2006 left his fans and supporters bewildered, angry, and betrayed. Others saw his fate coming.

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Cast

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SelfAsia Argento
SelfBeth Bachtold
SelfStephen Beachy
SelfBruce Benderson
SelfLilly Bright
SelfDennis Cooper
SelfHenry Dunow
SelfSteve English
SelfPanio Gianopoulos
Voice actressDeb Hiett

Crew

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DirectorMarjorie Sturm
ComposerErnesto Diaz-Infante
EditorJosh Melrod

Details

Languages
English
Formats
Colour
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