Salinger, a documentary about reclusive American author J.D. Salinger, has been kept a secret for five years. It’s release to video-on-demand is long-awaited, based on all the hype this film and The Weinstein Company have help build to support it. So much so in fact, that it’s release date of September 6th was chosen so that it could be a candidate for the 86th Academy Awards.
The film features interviews with 150 subjects including Philip Seymour Hoffman, Edward Norton, John Cusack, Danny DeVito, John Guare,Martin Sheen, David Milch, Robert Towne, Tom Wolfe, E. L. Doctorow, and Pulitzer Prize winners A. Scott Berg, Elizabeth Frank and Gore Vidal.
Salinger was written and directed by Shane Salerno.
Source: Yahoo! Movies