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Kill Your Darlings
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About Kill Your Darlings

When Allen Ginsberg (Daniel Radcliffe) is accepted at Columbia, he finds stuffy tradition clashing with daringly modern ideas and attitudes – embodied by Lucien Carr (Dane DeHaan). Lucien is an object of fascination for shy, unsophisticated Allen, and soon he is drawn into Lucien’s hard-drinking, jazz-clubbing circle of friends, including William Burroughs (Ben Foster) and David Kammerer (Michael C. Hall), who clearly resents Allen’s position as Lucien’s new sidekick. A true story of friendship, love and murder, Kill Your Darlings recounts the pivotal year that changed Allen Ginsberg’s life forever and provided the spark for him to start his creative revolution.


John Krokidas, Austin Bunn

Executive Producer

Joe Jenckes, Randy Manis, Jared Goldman


Christine Vachon, Michael Benaroya, John Krokidas, Rose Ganguzza


John Krokidas


Michael C. Hall, David Cross, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Jack Huston, Dane DeHaan, Ben Foster, Kyra Sedgwick, Elizabeth Olsen, Daniel Radcliffe