Sex & Drugs & Rock & Roll

Overview

Andy Serkis stars as volatile British new wave icon Ian Dury in this biopic from BAFTA-nominated director Mat Whitecross The Road to Guantanamo. As a young boy, Dury nearly died after being stricken with polio. Though the ravaging disease would leave him permanently disabled, however, it would also instill him with the drive and perseverance to become one of the most influential musicians of his generation. Along with his band Ian Dury & the Blockheads, the unpredictable rocker would become a key figure in ...
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Overview

Andy Serkis stars as volatile British new wave icon Ian Dury in this biopic from BAFTA-nominated director Mat Whitecross The Road to Guantanamo. As a young boy, Dury nearly died after being stricken with polio. Though the ravaging disease would leave him permanently disabled, however, it would also instill him with the drive and perseverance to become one of the most influential musicians of his generation. Along with his band Ian Dury & the Blockheads, the unpredictable rocker would become a key figure in the new wave movement of the late '70s. But through it all Dury's abrasive behavior never subsided, even during quiet moments with his delicate young son, Baxter Bill Milner. Ray Winstone, Naomie Harris, and Olivia Williams co-star.
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Special Features

My Tribeca Story with Director Matt Whitecross; An Interview with the Sex & Drugs& Rock& Roll Team; Audio Commentary with the Sex&Drugs&Rock&Roll Team; Deleted Scenes
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 1/25/2011
  • UPC: 767685237304
  • Original Release: 2010
  • Rating:

  • Source: New Video Group
  • Region Code: 0
  • Sound: Dolby Digital Stereo, Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround
  • Language: English
  • Time: 1:55:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 60,757

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Andy Serkis Ian Dury
Bill Milner Baxter Dury
Ray Winstone Bill Dury
Naomie Harris Denise Roudette
Tom Hughes Chaz Jankel
Olivia Williams Betty
Toby Jones Hargreaves
Joe Kennedy Davey Payne
Wesley Nelson Young Ian
Mackenzie Crook Russell
Ralph Ineson Sulphate Strangler
Clifford Samuel Charlie Charles
Jimmy Jagger John Turnbull
Arthur Darvill Mick Gallagher
Shakraj Soornack Norman Watt-Roy
Noel Clarke
Michael Maloney
Technical Credits
Mat Whitecross Director
Paul Brett Executive Producer
Richard Bullock Production Designer
Peter Christelis Editor
Joanna Eatwell Costumes/Costume Designer
Jackie Fowler Makeup
Peter Hampden Executive Producer
Steve "Harry" Harragan Executive Producer
Chaz Jankel Score Composer
Damian Jones Producer
Ralph Kamp Executive Producer
Ian Neil Executive Producer, Musical Direction/Supervision
Kevin Phelan Executive Producer
Christopher Ross Cinematographer
Andy Serkis Executive Producer
Tim Smith Executive Producer
Brian Tufano Cinematographer
Paul Viragh Executive Producer, Screenwriter
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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Sex & Drugs & Rock & Roll
1. Origin Stories [12:30]
2. Meetings & Partings [7:02]
3. Tomcatting [10:33]
4. Stand Alone [10:01]
5. Weaknesses [9:41]
6. Loved Not Needed [8:21]
7. Sudden Fame [11:36]
8. Splash and Burn [10:16]
9. Wakeup Calls [10:01]
10. Letting Go [10:30]
11. Try Not to Drown [9:04]
12. End Credits [5:35]
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Disc #1 -- Sex & Drugs & Rock & Roll
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   Scene Selection
   Special Features
      My Tribeca Story Presented by American Express
      An Interview With the Sex&Drugs&Rock&Roll Team Presented by American Express
      Deleted Scenes
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            Ian and Betty/Baxter & the Bully/I Made Mary Cry
            Ian Meets Young Ian
   Audio Set-Up
      5.1 Surround
      Stereo
      Audio Commentary with Director Mat Whitecross, Andy Serkis and The Sex&Drugs&Rock&Roll Team
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