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Summary By the time Whitney Elizabeth Houston was 15, she was singing background vocals for Chaka Khan, Lou Rawls, and Jermaine Jackson. In 1983 Whitney signed a worldwide recording contract with Clive Davis's Arista Records. However her success came with its fair share of drug use, love affairs, and scandals.

Whitney: Can I Be Me

Metascore Generally Favorable Based on 15 Critic Reviews
64
User Score Generally Favorable
7.3
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Summary By the time Whitney Elizabeth Houston was 15, she was singing background vocals for Chaka Khan, Lou Rawls, and Jermaine Jackson. In 1983 Whitney signed a worldwide recording contract with Clive Davis's Arista Records. However her success came with its fair share of drug use, love affairs, and scandals.

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Metascore
Generally Favorable Based on 15 Critic Reviews
64
53% Positive
8 Reviews
40% Mixed
6 Reviews
7% Negative
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Metascore
Generally Favorable Based on 15 Critic Reviews
64
53% Positive
8 Reviews
40% Mixed
6 Reviews
7% Negative
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Generally Favorable Based on 4 User Ratings
7.3
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User Score
Generally Favorable Based on 4 User Ratings
7.3
50% Positive
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50% Mixed
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0% Negative
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Production Company Lafayette Films, Passion Pictures, Showtime Networks
Release Date Aug 18, 2017
Duration 1 h 45 m
Rating TV-MA
Tagline An incredible and poignant life story.
Nantucket Film Festival
• 1 Win & 1 Nomination
Hawaii Film Critics Society
1 Nomination
Dublin Film Critics Circle Awards
1 Nomination