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
[Talking about going to Graceland and seeing Elvis' house
When I got there I enjoyed it and all but seeing the grave and the eternal flame and all that, it seemed very distant. I wish he hadn't been buried in the, um, in the back yard, I really wish he'd been buried somewhere where I couldn't have gone, I would have felt better, you know.
I don't know why, you know, it's just one of those things.
Featured in U2: The Best of 1980-1990
The Star Spangled Banner
Performed by Jimi Hendrix See more