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The world's greatest rock band return to Ireland to play a sold out Slane Castle, in a concert that will live long in the memory of everyone there. | Add synopsis »
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  (in credits order)

Bono ... Vocals

The Edge ... Guitar

Adam Clayton ... Bass

Larry Mullen Jr. ... Drums
rest of cast listed alphabetically:

U2 ... Themselves

Eve Hewson ... Herself (segment "Mysterious Ways") (uncredited)

Directed by
Hamish Hamilton (live show director)
Maurice Linnane (creative director)
Produced by
Ned O'Hanlon .... producer
Original Music by
Cinematography by
Willie Williams 
Film Editing by
Brian McCue 
Production Design by
Willie Williams 
Sound Department
Cheryl Engels .... audio consultant
Camera and Electrical Department
Martin Birney .... camera operator
Emiliano Luigi Maiello .... assistant camera
Stephen Murphy .... assistant camera
Patrick Redmond .... still photographer
Des Whelan .... camera operator
Editorial Department
Vinny Beirne .... additional editor
Warren Dowling .... on-line editor
Rod Wardell .... vision mixer
Music Department
Peter Cobbin .... music mixed by
Other crew
Michael Swan .... production assistant

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Also Known As:
"U2 Go Home: Live from Slane Castle" - Ireland (original title)
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132 min

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4 out of 4 people found the following review useful.
Slane hits the mark, 29 July 2005
Author: dso_35 from United States

The thing that makes the Slane Castle DVD exceptional is the sound quality. It's outstanding for a live show and the best I've heard on a concert DVD. For financial reasons I had to decide between the Slane Castle and the Live in Boston DVDs. I felt that the Slane DVD would be the better bet because I figured U2 would give their all doing a concert in their native country at a venue that had special meaning to them. Later on I was able to see the Live in Boston DVD and although I felt that it was very good in its own right and probably had better features, I felt overall the Slane DVD was better. The Slane DVD is superior because they just did a better job on the songs. There are a few songs on the Slane DVD that I actually like more than the original studio versions. They are: 'Out of Control'; 'Kite'; 'All I Want Is You'; and 'Bullet The Blue Sky'. Truly outstanding. I hate to use the word "beautiful" but the Edge's guitar-playing in 'With Or Without You' is exactly that. He's truly at his melodic best in that number.

U2: Go Home is a great concert DVD and a must for anyone who digs U2.

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