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Amy Winehouse documentary lets nobody off the hook

While it avoids definitive finger-pointing, there is enough blame - and guilt - to go around

Rather than focus entirely on Winehouse's demise, the director sought to deconstruct the train-wreck narrative and junkie caricature that dominated Winehouse's later years.

New York

BARELY a year after the death of Amy Winehouse, the hard-living retro soul star turned tabloid obsession who died in 2011 after a public fight with addiction, the singer's family and record label decided it was time to make a documentary about her legacy.

With the release...

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