Films

THE PUNK ROCK MOVIE
Director: Don Letts, 1978 (Freemantle Home Entertainment, 2008)
Bootleg-style documentary that captures the rise of the Sex Pistols and the London punk movement. Contains footage from Sid's second performance with the Pistols in Islington on April 3rd, 1977.


THE GREAT ROCK 'N' ROLL SWINDLE
Director: Julien Temple, 1980 (Sony/BMG, 2005)
Sex Pistols "mockumentary" starring Sid in promotional clips, live footage, animations and scripted scenes.


DOA: A RIGHT OF PASSAGE
Director: Lech Kowalski, 1981 (King Records, 2003)
Now hard-to-obtain Pistols documentary that follows the band on their fatal tour of the USA in January 1978. Also features the infamous Sid and Nancy bedroom interview.


SID AND NANCY
Director: Alex Cox, 1986 (Studio Canal, 2016)
Biopic starring Gary Oldman and Chloe Webb; romantically charting the rise and fall of Sid and Nancy.


SEX PISTOLS: LIVE AT THE LONGHORN
Castle Music Pictures, 1999
Incomplete concert recorded in Dallas on January 10th, 1978. Also contains the promotional clips for "Anarchy in the U.K." and "God Save the Queen".


SEX PISTOLS: WINTERLAND CONCERT
Panorama Music Video, 2000
Sid's final concert with the band, recorded in San Francisco on January 14th, 1978.


THE FILTH AND THE FURY
Director: Julien Temple, 2000 (FilmFour, 2003)
Career-spanning Pistols documentary, with previously unseen outtakes from The Great Rock 'n' Roll Swindle, live performances, interviews, and archival television footage.


SID! BY THOSE WHO REALLY KNEW HIM
Director: Mark Sloper, 2009 (Odeon Entertainment, 2009)
Documentary that paints a portrait of Sid's life through recent interviews with his friends, and classic Pistols footage culled from the ITN archives.


WHO KILLED NANCY
Director: Alan G. Parker, 2009 (Soda Pictures, 2010)
Investigative film based on research from Alan Parker's book, Sid Vicious: No One is Innocent.


SID VICIOUS: HIS FINAL HOURS
Wienerworld, 2010
DVD release of the Final 24 television episode. The show's premise is to reconstruct the last day in the life of various dead celebrities via interviews, reenactments, police reports, and forensic evidence.


SAD VACATION: THE LAST DAYS OF SID AND NANCY
Director: Danny Garcia, 2016 (Chip Baker Films, 2016)
Documentary about Sid and Nancy's residence at the Chelsea Hotel; as told by the friends and associates who were closest to them. Features a wealth of new media and information.


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