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The story of Amy Winehouse in her own words, featuring unseen archival footage and unheard tracks.

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Lauren Gilbert ...
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Juliette Ashby ...
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Nick Shymansky ...
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Guy Moot ...
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Chris Taylor ...
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Nick Gatfield ...
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Ian Barter ...
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Garry Mulholland ...
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Janis Winehouse ...
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Sam Beste ...
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The story of Amy Winehouse in her own words, featuring unseen archival footage and unheard tracks.

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A heartbreaking journey. A ground breaking motion picture. See more »


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Rated R for language and drug material | See all certifications »

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3 July 2015 (USA)  »

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Amy: Az Amy Winehouse-sztori  »

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Box Office

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$1,780,000 (USA) (10 July 2015)

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$8,412,034 (USA) (8 January 2016)
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Trivia

First documentary distributed by A24 to be nominated for an Oscar. See more »

Goofs

Amy performed at the North Sea Jazz Festival in 2004. At the time the festival was still in The Hague. (And not -yet- in Rotterdam, as the movie states.) She performed at one of the stages in the basement. See more »

Quotes

Amy Winehouse: Success to me is not success to the record company or whoever. Success to me is having the freedom to work with whoever I want to work with, to always be able to go to the studio when I have to go to the studio... I think the more people see of me, the more they'll realize that all I'm good for is making tunes. So leave me alone and I'll do it. I will do the music. I just need time to do the music.
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Connections

References Cool Hand Luke (1967) See more »

Soundtracks

Like Smoke
Written by Salaam Remi (as Gibbs), Amy Winehouse, Nas (as Nasir Jones)
Performed by Amy Winehouse
Published by EMI Music Publishing Ltd
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Fantastic, Honest and Raw
19 July 2015 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This is one of the best documentaries that I have seen because its not meant to be flashy and "entertaining". It is a very honest and emotional movie with personal clips that show her rise to fame and her feelings about it. One of the biggest reasons why I loved it was because all the different sides of her life were presented in the movie. I loved how all the opposing sides agreed to come together and make this amazing movie. Her parents, managers, ex husband were all included, even though they probably hate one another in real life. I also liked how they included full songs in the documentary. I was a big fan of Amy Winehouse before but this movie made me appreciate her personality and clever poetry. Highly recommended. trust.


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