Lemmy Reviews

February 23, 2012
Crisply cut package shrewdly eschews the linear approach. Viewers are given a good look at Kilmister at home and on the road with Motorhead before segs covering his 45-year career are smoothly woven into the framework
February 18, 2011
This parade of admiration is almost as exhausting as the experience of a Motrhead concert
February 3, 2011
This 65-year-old gentleman with the distinctive facial hair and penchant for Nazi memorabilia is not only a certifiable rock god, he's also one of the most thoughtful fellas you'll ever find grinding our mega-decibels on a bass guitar.
January 26, 2011
It's a quietly witty film, much like the dude himself.
January 22, 2011
With its limited run time, Lemmy: In His Own Words was never going to present a definitive account of the musician's rise and reign as heavy rock's fruity uncle-in-chief. Instead it offered a series of beguiling snapshots.
January 22, 2011
Wes Orshoski and Greg Olliver's film clearly is fan-made, but the testimonials they collect are wide-ranging enough, and their firsthand material entertaining enough, to convey the subject's appeal to audiences beyond the metal crowd.
January 20, 2011
A diverting if hagiographic documentary with an unprintable subtitle.
January 20, 2011
Fun for fans and a healthy primer for those previously unaware, the film's overall air of fawning worship makes it feel softer than befits such a gruff, roguish figure.
January 14, 2011
Lemmy gives the filmmakers enough time and candid access to create a profile of the man that goes deeper than just the sex, drugs and rock 'n' roll - even though in Lemmy's case, there's enough of a surplus of all three to power multiple documentaries.