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?
"All Along the Watchtower" was recorded in Justin Herman Plaza in San Francisco in front of what many consider to be the ugliest sculpture in the city. Bono
's spraypainted words required a formal apology from the band and were removed within days. See more
[opening bars of 'Helter Skelter' are heard
This is the song Charles Manson stole from the Beatles. We're stealin' it back.
References Hill Street Blues
"Love Rescue Me"
and Bob Dylan
Music U2 See more