“It’s a Texas story in so many ways and it’s a Texas-sized stories in so many ways,” said cast member Josh Lucas.
If you missed the SXSW World Premiere of The Most Hated Woman In America, which took place at the historic Paramount Theatre on Tuesday, March 14, you can now watch the film on Netflix.
The Most Hated Woman In America is a true-crime biopic about the disappearance of Madalyn Murray O’Hair, founder of the “American Atheists” and pioneering firebrand in the political culture war. The film captures the rise and fall of a complex character who was a controversial villain to some and an unlikely hero to others. Cast: Melissa Leo, Adam Scott, Juno Temple, Vincent Kartheiser, Josh Lucas, Peter Fonda.
Director Tommy O’Haver grew up in Indiana where he spent his early years making Super-8 films. After his first short “Catalina” played at the New York Film Festival, he went on to write and direct his first feature, Billy’s Hollywood Screen Kiss, which premiered and sold at Sundance. He went on to make 2 films for Miramax: Get Over It and Ella Enchanted.
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