The Cult of JT LeRoy (2014) torrent download

The Cult of JT LeRoy

2014

Biography / Crime / Documentary / News / Thriller

6.7

Synopsis

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.

Director

Marjorie Sturm

Movie Reviews

Reviewed by famefutaccounting 9 /10

Hilarious infamy!

A literary hoax that picked up extraordinary steam before imploding is charted in "The Cult of JT LeRoy." Having begun filming the subject in 2002, and with a background in social work uniquely congruent with "his" background claims, Marjorie Sturm draws on a rich array of material to assemble a first documentary feature that's fascinating on numerous levels.

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