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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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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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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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Alternate Versions

German version was cut by ca. 7 minutes to remove all sights of Lemmy's collection of Nazi memorabilia. See more »

Connections

References Debbie Does Dallas (1978) See more »

Soundtracks

Shakin' All Over
Written by Johnny Kidd
Performed by Johnny Kidd & the Pirates
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Good, But More For The Converted
17 February 2011 | by crossbow0106See all my reviews

In the past two years, two great rock documentaries were made about the groups Anvil and Rush. You don't even need to like those bands to love those films. Lemmy is rightfully considered a legend and this documentary is full of accolades by metal/hard rock heroes. While it is an interesting film, I would have liked to have seen more about his childhood, what brought him to this point. I found more interesting the comments by his former band mates, and particularly Vanian and Captain Sensible from The Damned. Ozzy is here and, like Lemmy himself, is hard to understand. There needed to be more subtitles. One of the best things about this film is it shows Lemmy to be a pretty good person. Its great to be able to meet his guitarist son Paul. I think this film needed more of that, more about the man than the legend. However, if you're a Motorhead fan, my rating could be kicked up to at least 9. Rock needed Lemmy and he has delivered for decades. Its a fitting tribute, not as good as it could have been, but I'm glad it was made. I recommend it to non metal fans, so you can meet a true legend.


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