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The Tragic Story of Amy Winehouse

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Steve avatar
Steve

A rare talent, Amy Winehouse, with such a rich classic voice you wanted more of. Like Marilyn Monroe, she got so famous, so quickly, she didn't own her own life anymore. Drugs and alcohol were a deadly respite from the pressures of fame she surely tried to escape from, death being the ...Read more

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Merceda

Glad this showed her real self. She was taken advantage of...

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Viet

#haikumoviereview

When great talent dies,
we search to assign blame, but
the loss still remains.

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Janice

So truly sad. She had a unique and exceptional gift.

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Krysia

First time I heard her, I thought Wow-this is something special. I thought she belonged in the same league as Billie Holiday, so was glad to hear Tony Bennet say that. I think the lesson that should be learned here is, it's not enough to have a child, you must be a parent to it for the rest ...Read more

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Derek

I saw her perform in 2007. Back then she was little more than a kind of caricature: "she's that woman with the distinctive voice who lives hard". This movie gives her her humanity back and shows the turmoil and misery behind her façade.

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Dee

Wow. Thinking of drugs after the Grammy win and her father bringing that camera crew to her hideaway ... Whew. Brutal. Sad.

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Nicole

Such a loss. Such a voice. I wish she had had more people in her life with her best interest at heart.

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Elliot

so dark, so upsetting, so well done also...wow

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Frank Sherman

If you think THIS movie is DARK. Then you haven't seen some of the movies that I have seen. I've been around for a very long time. (Not going to say how long) And this movie is sad, yes. Is it poetic? Yes. I watched it on the same day the Rams. Side by side

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James

cool

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Judith

Good

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John

This is such an amazing/shocking documentary on not only Amy Winehouses struggles/strifes with fame/fortune,but about addiction itself. It goes to show that money/fame cannot buy you happiness, only what you truly love can, which should be yourself. Don't try to make others happy, because ...Read more

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Claudia

the cruel profits of success on parade
what a talent what a loss

Jason avatar
Jason

I keep putting off thi sdocumentary for some unknown date because I know its probably going to devastate me...

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Jason

Amy Winehouse, I love you. You were one of the greatest of all time and this world was much too cruel to you.