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A documentary on the life and career of revered heavy-metal musician Lemmy Kilmister.
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Lemmy ... Himself (as Lemmy Kilmister)
Phil Campbell ... Himself
Mikkey Dee ... Himself
Dave Navarro ... Himself
Katherine von Drachenberg ... Herself (as Kat Von D)
Nikki Sixx ... Himself
Billy Bob Thornton ... Himself
Lars Frederiksen ... Himself
Duff McKagan ... Himself
Dee Snider ... Himself
Mike Inez ... Himself
Reverend Horton Heat Reverend Horton Heat ... Himself (as Jim Heath)
Alice Cooper ... Himself
Geoff Rowley Geoff Rowley ... Himself
Slash ... Himself
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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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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

7 December 2010 (UK) See more »

Also Known As:

Леми See more »

Filming Locations:

Berlin, Germany See more »

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Did You Know?

Goofs

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 »

Quotes

David Grohl: More than any other rock musician, he is the baddest motherfucker in the world.
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Connections

References The Office (2001) See more »

Soundtracks

Rock It
Written by Lemmy (as Kilmister), Fast Eddie Clarke (as Clarke) and Phil 'Philthy Animal' Taylor (as Taylor)
Performed by Motörhead
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Of Gods and Monsters....
22 May 2011 | by GloobeySee all my reviews

Being as I was a part of the London metal community in the seventies and eighties, a Hawkwind fan in my youth (saw them a few times in '72 and '73) and a Motorhead fan right from the beginning (I managed to catch their first few live shows in 1975 or whenever), I was, I guess, right at the front of this movie's core audience. Not even I, though, could have hoped for a more complete and more satisfying experience as the movie turned out to be!

Having had the privilege of spending time with the great man himself on a number of joyous occasions, I can happily report to any interested parties that 'Lemmy' is as honest a portrayal of the man as you could possibly hope for. He is exactly as this movie shows him to be, and that alone is enough reason for anybody - metal head or not! - to make the effort to see it. There is - and there will only ever be! - one Lemmy. Thank god (or maybe the other fella..?) that somebody had the balls to make this movie so that we may all cherish it in the years to come.


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