Amy Synopsis
From BAFTA award-winning director Asif Kapadia (SENNA), AMY tells the incredible story of six-time Grammy-winner Amy Winehouse – in her own words.
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Movie Reviews

Insightful and sensitive

By carol7g
So much better than expected. An insightful and sensitive look at the life of a brilliant singer songwriter. From early childhood to tragic end we're introduced to Amy and the people who helped to...

A must-see for Amy fans!

By driziti
Music for me has been soulless since Amy's death.This movie just reminded me of how much I miss her amazing voice. The documentary pulls you deeper into the humanity and humility of this beautiful,...

Now I know

It amazed me how much video footage they had of Amy Winehouse from childhood to her untimely death. Well done. Still some unanswered questions: Who inspired her look and what was the significance of...

Genius and turmoil of a jazz artist

By donjazzfan
The movie is well done with the technique of showing all lyrics, and speakers being titled. Using all archived footage and photos was much appreciated as the chronology unfolds. Amazing that so...

What a tragic story to love!

By sbt427n
Liked it very much, and came out feeling saddened by the notion of "how can one brings on one's own destruction so tragically". It tells the upbringing of Amy and her own destruction. She seemed to...

So many emotions

By StaceyWms
After watching this movie, my heart broke all over again. It was such a pleasure to see the fun, intelligent, vibrant side of this young woman. Drugs & alcohol are some hellish demons, what a...


By alenadams
You will never feel a stronger connection with someone you never met. You will never feel as much grief for someone you never met. A truly brilliant movie for a brilliant woman....

Capitvating and Poignant story .. .

By lac21
The peek inside the other side to her life before the fame and chaos swept her away.. you just feel helpless watching it unfold in front of you.. you want to save her.. you want a happy ending... but...

"Amy" is heartbreakingly brilliant

By anukanneganti
I can't help but feeling melancholy as I leave the theater and see what could have been. Throughout her downfall, you see eyes that are as wise as they are naive. "Amy" reminds all of us to enjoy our...

So sad to see the damage to lives

By deniseantoon
This movie showed the sweet humble girl who was an amazing talent and the influences others especially men had on her life. She was like many women powerful, but wanted love from the men in her life....

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Rated R | For Language and Drug Material
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Devastatingly compelling docu about talent gone too soon.
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