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MA15+ | 106 minutes

SYNOPSIS

Melissa McCarthy is masterful in the captivating account — based on a true story — of Lee Israel, a best-selling celebrity biographer in the 1970s and ’80s. When Lee (McCarthy) comes to the realization that she’s no longer en vogue, she spins her art form into a perilous web of lies, deceit and outright crime to get back on top.

GENRES

Comedy | Drama

CAST & CREW

  • Melissa Mccarthy
  • Richard E. Grant
  • Marielle Heller