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David Bowie: 25 of Artist's Most Unforgettable Onscreen Moments

Five decades of star turns and innovative clips from rock's ultimate video artist

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'Cracked Actor' (1975)

Alan Yentob's BBC documentary of Bowie on tour in America, still shocking in its candid portrait of a dazed artist lost in showbiz madness. The most indelible scene: Bowie in the back of his limo, riding through the desert, singing along to Aretha Franklin on the radio while gulping from a carton of milk. "There's a fly floating around in my milk," Bowie says. "That's kind of how I felt [in America]: a foreign body, and I couldn't help but soak it up."

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