Movie detailing ABBA's mega-successful tour of Australia during mid-1977. While it mostly contains back-stage footage and as well as ABBA's famous songs such as "Dancing Queen", "Tiger", "Name Of The Game" and "Eagle" among others sung filmed during their concerts in Sydney, Melbourne, Perth and Adelaide, it has the sub-plot of young country and western radio disc-jockey, Ashley, whose boss orders him to have a deep interview with ABBA and the problems he has trying to reach them as he forgets his press pass and ABBA's main bodyguard, (Tom Oliver) is determined to stop him... Written by
Lee Horton <Leeh@tcp.co.uk>
Did You Know?
star 'Bjorn Ulvaeus' has said of this film: "They wanted us to make a film in Australia, but quite honestly I don't think that films with pop stars work very well. Of course The Beatles
are an exception and Tommy
(1975) was a big hit but there have been lots of other pop films that have sunk without trace... Seeing the film came as a bit of a shock. It's hard to recognize yourself up there on a giant screen in Panavision. But then we've had many moments when it has been hard to accept the things that have been happening to us." See more
[Benny looks up from a tabloid article he's reading
What does "kinky" mean?
Kinky. It's a - sort of a - perversion. Usually, sexual perversion.
ABBA's kinky velvet bed! This is the giant bed Agnetha and Björn ordered to be ready at the hotel. The manager made sure that dressing gowns were ready when the supergroup arrived.
A kinky journalist.
Featured in 50 Years of Bad Sex
Please Change Your Mind
Written by Benny Andersson
, Björn Ulvaeus
Performed by Nashville Train See more