Sign up for your 2 week free trial

Sex & Drugs & Rock & Roll (2010)


Rent 'Sex & Drugs & Rock & Roll' today with Screenclick
Login to rate this movie
Genres:

Languages:
English

Reviews:

Available:

Format:
DVD & Blu-ray

Director


Write review

4 out of 10 Excellent
Eamon from Meath, 07 Jul 2010
In fairness, I was fond of Ian Dury back in the day. That means that I was either in for a major fall or I would love this film. Thanksfully the latter is what came to pass. Andy Serkis is bruilliant as Dury and the supporting cast orbit around him allowing him to shine in the part he was born to play. Would you enjoy this if you had never heard of Ian Dury and Blockheads? Probably not as much, but it is a real insight into one of the true characters of the punk era.
Was this review helpful to you? 
1 people out of 1 found this review helpful
0 Comments...      leave a comment
4 out of 10 Loved it!
Caroline from Kerry, 11 Nov 2010
After a iffy start this movie soon settled into a fascinating biopic of one of the most interesting characters in British pop music for many years, Ian Dury. Andy Serkis is wonderful as the controversial Dury and there are strong performances all round.
Was this review helpful to you? 
0 people out of 0 found this review helpful
0 Comments...      leave a comment
0.5 out of 10 Waste of a Disc
Nigel from Westmeath, 14 Oct 2010
Worst film I've watched in years, felt like turning it off after 10 minutes, gave it another 10 minutes then hit the eject button. Dreadful music, terrible acting, like the Rocky horror show on speed.
Was this review helpful to you? 
0 people out of 0 found this review helpful
0 Comments...      leave a comment
2.5 out of 10 Not great
gary from Dublin, 15 Jul 2010
I ordered the wrong film, watched it anyway. good portrayal of what its mean t to be, just not my cup of tea
Was this review helpful to you? 
0 people out of 0 found this review helpful
0 Comments...      leave a comment
0.5 out of 10 Tiresome
James from Cork, 11 Jan 2011
I was a Blockhead fan and saw them live at Lewisham Odeon. I wish I'd left my memories there.
Was this review helpful to you? 
0 people out of 0 found this review helpful
0 Comments...      leave a comment
  

What's it about....
Sex and Drugs and Rock and Roll is the 2009 film of the IAN DURY story starring Andy Serkis in the role of the punk legend. The film follows the rise to fame of IAN DURY following a personal battle with the debilitating disease polio, and the after effects of fame on his relationships . The title of the film is derived from the classic 1977 hit the phrase that it spawned – "Sex and Drugs and Rock and Roll".








CUSTOMER ALSO RENTED
  • View Cloudy With A Chance Of Meatballs 2
  • View Theres Something About Mary
  • View Death Ship
  • View The Secret Life Of Walter Mitty (Blu-ray)
  • View The Good Wife: Season 2
  • View Seinfeld Season 9
  • View The Fighter
  • View Matrix, The (Blu-ray)
  • View Spooks: Season 1
  • View Beethovens 2nd
  • View The Rebound (Blu-ray)
  • View Sunshine
  • View Smallville Season 4
  • View The Haunting In Conecticut 2: Ghosts Of Georgia
  • View The Perks Of Being A Wallflower (Blu-ray)
  • View The Monuments Men
  • View The Craic
  • View The Rocky Horror Picture Show
  • View Carlitos Way Rise To Power
  • View Under The Skin (Blu-ray)
  • View At The Height Of Summer
  • View City Island
  • View Drag Me to Hell (Blu-ray)
  • View Sucker Punch
  • View The Tournament
  • View The Girl Who Played With Fire
  • View Peter Kay Live At The Top Of The Tower
  • View Knowing
  • View The Painted Veil
  • View Greys Anatomy: Series 6
  • View Johnny English Reborn
  • View The Last House On The Left
  • View Ong Bak 2 - The Beginning
  • View Le Divorce
  • View Winged Migration
  • View Monsters vs. Aliens
  • View Star Trek Into Darkness
  • View Friends: Series 2
  • View Shorts (Blu-ray)
  • View Scary Movie 5