Back to Black

Back to Black

(2024)

Back to Black streaming: where to watch online?

You can buy "Back to Black" on Apple TV, Amazon Video, Google Play Movies, YouTube, Vudu, Microsoft Store as download or rent it on Apple TV, Amazon Video, Google Play Movies, YouTube, Vudu, Microsoft Store, Spectrum On Demand online.

Can I watch Back to Black in theaters?

Yes! You can get tickets to see Back to Black in theaters in the United States right now. Tickets are available on Fandango, Cinemark, Harkins Theatres.

Synopsis

The rise and fall of the legendary British singer Amy Winehouse

Starting from her early demos and the release of her first album all the way to the center of the media spotlight, this is the story of superstar Amy Winehouse. Between romantic turmoil and struggles with addiction, Amy pours her life into music and releases her timeless classic, Back to Black.

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What to know

The Amy Winehouse biopic from the filmmaker behind Fifty Shades of Grey

Back to Black is a biographical musical drama directed by Sam Taylor-Johnson. Taylor-Johnson is best known for directing movies such as Nowhere Boy, Fifty Shades of Grey, and A Million Little Pieces. The movie is based on the life of singer Amy Winehouse and is written by Matt Greenhalgh who marks his second collaboration with the director after Nowhere Boy. The movie is produced by Alison Owen, Debra Hayward, and Nicky Kentish-Barnes. Music for the movie is handled by Nick Cave and Warren Ellis.

Back to Black stars Marisa Abela in the lead role as Amy Winehouse. Abela is best known for her roles in the shows Industry and COBRA. Jack O’Connell stars as Blake Fielder-Civil. Eddie Marsan plays Mitch Winehouse. Juliet Cowan stars as Janis-Winehouse. Lesley Manville plays Cynthia Winehouse. The cast also includes Sam Buchanan, Harley Bird, Ansu Kabia, Ryan O’Doherty, Spike Fearn, Francesca Henry, Liv Longbourne, Bronson Webb, Therica Wilson-Read, Thelma Ruby, Matilda Thorpe, Pete Lee-Wilson, and Miltos Yerolemou. Back to Black was released in theaters on May 10, 2024.

Production News

  • July 11, 2022
    • It is reported that Studiocanal is looking to move ahead with the Amy Winehouse biopic. Sam Taylor-Johnson is confirmed as the director and the movie is titled Back to Black. (Source: Deadline)
  • January 13, 2023
    • Marisa Abela is announced to be starring in the lead role as Amy Winehouse. (Source: Deadline)
  • January 19, 2023
    • A casting announcement confirms the involvement of Eddie Marsan, Jack O’Connell, and Lesley Manville. (Source: Deadline)
  • February 2, 2024
    • The first trailer for the movie is released giving fans their first glimpse of Marisa Abela in the role of Amy Winehouse. (Source: YouTube)
  • March 20, 2024
    • It is announced that the soundtrack of the movie will feature songs from Billie Holiday, Minnie Riperton, Dinah Washington, Clifford Brown, Sarah Vaughan, Nick Cave, and Amy Winehouse herself. (Source: Rolling Stone)
  • May 18, 2024
    • Back to Black was released in theaters. (Source: Collider)

Rating

IMDB 6.4 (12k)

Genres

History, Drama, Music & MusicalMusic Biopics

Runtime

2h 2min

Age rating

R

Production country

United Kingdom, United States

Director

Sam Taylor-Johnson

Cast

Marisa Abela
Amy Winehouse
Jack O'Connell
Blake Fielder-Civil
Eddie Marsan
Mitch Winehouse
Lesley Manville
Cynthia Winehouse
Juliet Cowan
Janis Winehouse-Collins
Bronson Webb
Joey
Ansu Kabia
Raye Cosbert
Harley Bird
Juliette
Michael S. Siegel
Uncle Harold
Matilda Thorpe
Aunt Melody
Ryan O'Doherty
Chris Taylor
Izaak Cainer
Alex Winehouse
Sam Buchanan
Nick Shymansky
Miley Cyrus
Herself (Archive Footage)
Spike Fearn
Tyler