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...
Lee Horton <Leeh@tcp.co.uk>
Did You Know?
Advance publicity of ABBA
's 1977 concert-tour boasted that, "The ABBA
roadshow will be the greatest epic since Cecil B. DeMille
(1959)." The tour was claimed at the time to be the biggest pop tour that Australia had ever seen. See more
Throughout the film, Ashley pursues ABBA through the cities of Sydney, Perth, Adelaide and Melbourne in that order. The actual tour went in the order of Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide and Perth. See more
Middle Aged Female Fan #3
Well, they look tidy, on stage. Even though they have nice costumes, some of the groups today look - positively ugly on stage. And I think they appeal to the young children too!
Available in three different final soundmixes! One mono, and two different in stereo, one with only three frontchannels, and one with a fourth surround channel. See more
Written by Benny Andersson
, Björn Ulvaeus
Performed by ABBA
Published by EMI Groove Park Music Inc. See more