Katy Perry: Part of Me (2012)

PG  |   |  Documentary, Music  |  5 July 2012 (USA)
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The life, career and music of singer Katy Perry as we follow her on the California Dreams tour.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Herself / Kathy Beth Terry
Adam Marcello ...
Himself - Band Leader / Drums
Casey Hooper ...
Himself - Guitars
Patrick Matera ...
Himself - Guitars
Max Hart ...
Himself - Keys
Joshua Moreau ...
Himself - Bass
Lauren Allison Ball ...
Herself - Background Vocals
Tasha Layton ...
Herself - Background Vocals
Leah Adler ...
Herself - Dancer
Lockhart Brownlie ...
Himself - Dancer
Anthony Burrell ...
Himself - Dancer
Herself - Dancer
Herself - Dancer
Brandee Evans ...
Herself - Dancer
Bryan Gaw ...
Himself - Dancer


The life, career and music of singer Katy Perry as we follow her on the California Dreams tour.

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis


Be yourself and you can be anything.


Documentary | Music

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG for some suggestive content, language, thematic elements and brief smoking | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

5 July 2012 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Katy Perry the Movie: Part of Me  »

Box Office


$12,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$7,138,266 (USA) (6 July 2012)


$25,240,988 (USA) (17 August 2012)

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User Reviews

Not good at all !
10 July 2012 | by See all my reviews

That documentary is not what I expected. It was trying to make us feel sorry for the 'difficulties' that Katy has experienced in her life and then it talks about the success. I have to say that I AM a fan of Katy, I do like what she does, but, with this, she made me think differently of her. I hated the first part, when the critics were judging on Katy comparing it with other artists, such as Rihanna and Lady Gaga, and, above all, they were trying to state that Katy is better than them, by revealing some hateful points, which are not true at all. I thought it would be more of the 'behind the scenes' stuff and emotions, or even some sort of previously unknown things, but I was wrong, they were speaking of Katy in such a way that seemed totally flat. They were mentioning things that we already know, general things. By the way, the introduction was so long.

Over all I would say that this documentary, a desperate way of winning more money, is not worth seeing, don't spend your money in that way. You better skip it! Believe me, it'll do you wrong!

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