The People vs. Larry Flynt is a 1996 American biographical drama film directed by Miloš Forman and starring Woody Harrelson, Courtney Love, and Edward Norton. It chronicles the rise of pornographic magazine publisher and editor Larry Flynt and his subsequent clash with religious institutions and the law.
The film was written by Scott Alexander and Larry Karaszewski. It spans about 35 years of Flynt's life from his impoverished upbringing in Kentucky to his court battle with Reverend Jerry Falwell, and is based in part on the U.S. Supreme Court case Hustler Magazine v. Falwell. Though not a financial success, the film was lauded by critics, and garnered Woody Harrelson, Courtney Love, Edward Norton and director Miloš Forman multiple accolades and award nominations.
The People Vs. Larry Flynt is a highly popular Movie. That Movie won Academy Award Best Actor in 1996, Academy Award Best Directing in 1996, Golden Globe Best Performance By an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama in 1996, Golden Globe Best Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama in 1996, and Golden Globe Best Director - Motion Picture in 1996. This was Michael Hausman’s 15th Movie. The People Vs. Larry Flynt was one of this most popular pieces. This was Milos Forman’s 17th Movies in this genre. His most popular Movie was Amadeus. You can try similar movies like Crazy Love, Milk, and The Aristocrats.