This film documents the 1987 North American tour of the great rock band, U2. Fresh with their success of their best selling album, The Joshua Tree, the band plays monster gigs. Along the way, the band takes the opportunity in indulge in some special musical activities like playing with BB King and performing "I Still Haven't Found What I'm Looking" with a famous church choir. All the while, concert footage of the band's biggest hits on tour is featured while Bono speaks his mind on the problems of his homeland. Written by
Kenneth Chisholm (email@example.com)
Did You Know?
's daughter, Lisa Marie Presley
, who was twenty years old at the time, received a "special thanks" credit from U2 for allowing them a personal tour of her father's home at Graceland. After the visit in the documentary, U2's Larry Mullen Jr.
later noted emotionally that he wished Elvis hadn't been buried in the backyard. See more
[the band is thrilled to be playing with B.B. King
If we could find somebody to play chords... I'm no good with chords. I'm horrible with chords.
Um... yeah... well, uh, the Edge can do that.
Referenced in Ha die Pa!: Verdacht
Freedom For My People
Written by Sterling Magee, Bobby Robinson
and Macie Mabins
Performed by Sterling Magee (guitar/percussion/vocals) and Adam Gussov on Harmonica See more