A documentary on the life and career of revered heavy-metal musician Lemmy Kilmister.
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Himself (as Lemmy Kilmister)
Phil Campbell ...
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Herself (as Kat Von D)
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Reverend Horton Heat ...
Himself (as Jim Heath)
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Geoff Rowley ...
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A documentary on the life and career of revered heavy-metal musician Lemmy Kilmister.

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49% Motherf**ker, 51% Son of a Bitch.


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Metallica is seen playing at Lemmy's birthday in 1995, with the venue on screen referred to as "The Whiskey." As the venue is actually called the "Whisky-a-Go-Go," it should be spelled "Whisky," not "Whiskey." See more »

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David Grohl: More than any other rock musician, he is the baddest motherfucker in the world.
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References Debbie Does Dallas (1978) See more »

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The Chase is Better Than the Catch
Written by Lemmy (as Kilmister), Fast Eddie Clarke (as Clarke) and Phil 'Philthy Animal' Taylor (as Taylor)
Performed by Metallica
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From zero to hero (in my eyes)
15 May 2011 | by (Cardiff, Wales) – See all my reviews

Do you love Lemmy?? No, nor me. Or at least, I didn't before I went to see this documentary as a brownie-points concession to my metal-head boyfriend.

Now I think Lemmy is AWESOME! Still don't like metal or Motorhead, but that is really irrelevant because this film is so engaging and its subject so endearing, original and wonderful.

I knew little about Lemmy apart from the cowboy hat and the warts. But my heart was truly warmed - both by him and by the loving regard that fellow giants of metal apparently hold him in.

The man's a total one-off and on that basis alone, this documentary is well worth seeing.

I still hate metal but even if they're only indifferent to the music I think most people would love this film. And if you're a fan already, then it's absolutely unmissable.


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