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‘Whitney’ brings heavy hand to Whitney Houston’s troubled life

“Whitney,” the second feature-length Whitney Houston documentary in 10 months, has the advantage of being produced with cooperation from Houston’s estate, providing greater access to those closest to her, including multiple relatives. The overall message, though, is much the same and painfully familiar — how the price of fame, and being pulled in multiple directions, contributed to the premature end of a one-for-the-ages talent.

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