R | | Drama
A young drug-addled writer approaching the bottom of his descent submits to two months of agonizing detox at a treatment center in Minnesota.
In 2006, the author was made to publicly admit this was not in fact a memoir, but fictional. Oprah Winfrey was one of his biggest supporters at the time. She redacted her support and publicly shamed him for passing the lie as truth and profiting from it.