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PG| 1 hr. 51 min.

Plot Summary
Prior to his untimely death, Jackson was in the midst of preparing for a series of sold-out concerts that were scheduled to take place in London during the summer of 2009. Behind-the-scenes footage, filmed between March and June of 2009, captures the pop superstar in intimate detail as he developed and rehearsed for the "This Is It" tour.

Cast: Michael Jackson , Orianthi , Darryl Phinnessee , Timor Steffens , Dreya Weber , Kenny Ortega ,

Director: Kenny Ortega

Genres: Documentary

Distributor: Sony Pictures Entertainment

Michael Jackson's This Is It (2009)

Release Date: October 28th, 2009|1 hr. 51 min.

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critic reviews ( 32 )
fan reviews ( 116 )
  • Watching his struggle is illuminating, unnerving and unforgettable. show more

  • Those who stuck with the troubled pop icon after his universe shifted from the charts to the tabloids probably will find equal measures of inspiration and heartbreak in the documentary. For everyone else, it's a strange offering. show more

  • If This Is It doesn't miraculously restore the middle-aged Jackson to his past glory, it at least offers glimpses of his bygone greatness, and poignant suggestions of what might have been. show more

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  • September 24, 2011 gloria
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    Wha\'ts not to like? It\'s one of, if not the most spectacular documentaries of our Pop culture\'s GREATEST! It captures MJ doing what he did loved and did best. His moves, his voice and tallant never to be repeated by anyone! This movie deserves 10 stars but you can only vote for 5. Thanks Kenny for your tallant putting this together. I loved it and saw it many times before it came out on DVD.

  • July 20, 2011 pp00000000096707
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    This movie shows Michael Jackon as He is - GENIUS. But you can\'t forget those are only rehearsals, when He never give everything he has. That can be easily seen on youtube where clips of rehearsals of His Dangerous tour can be found. Watch that and then buy Dangerous tour: Live in Bucharest DVD and you will see a major contrast, but with little imagination you can imagine what a show would\'ve THIS IS IT been.

  • December 29, 2010 Weston
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    i loved it

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