Today's Movie of the Week is the brilliant "Sid and Nancy" 1986 cult biopic following the fatally dysfunctional relationship of Sid Vicious and Nancy Spungen. One of Gary Oldman's first hits, his performance as Sid is a must-see for any Pistols fans.
Following their breakout success in England, flagship punk rock band the Sex Pistols venture out on their first U.S. tour. Temperamental bassist Sid Vicious (Gary Oldman) takes his troubled girlfriend, Nancy Spungen (Chloe Webb), along for the ride. Along the way, the couple's turbulent relationship strains the patience of bandmate Johnny Rotten (Andrew Schofield) and manager Malcolm McLaren (David Hayman), while plunging Sid and Nancy into the depths of drug addiction and co-dependency.