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Queen: Mercury Rising (2011)

Not Rated | | Documentary, Music | Video 2011
This is the story of one of the worlds greatest rock bands of all time, known for their constant record breaking, sell out tours, chart-topping records and eternal worldwide success. 20 ... See full summary »

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Mike Cooper ... Self - Narrator
Mick Rock ... Self - Photographer
Paul Gambaccini ... Self - Broadcast and Author
Rosie Horide Rosie Horide ... Self - Music Journalist
Paul Watts Paul Watts ... Self - Former General Manager of EMI's International Division
Eric Hall ... Self - Former Publicist for EMI
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This is the story of one of the worlds greatest rock bands of all time, known for their constant record breaking, sell out tours, chart-topping records and eternal worldwide success. 20 years after the death of frontman Freddie Mercury, the band still remain immensley popular. Queen's album sales have topped 300 million sales worldwide and their Westend stage show is shown in almost 20 cities accross the globe. Formed in 1971, Queen embarked on their journey to fame in the UK with their first two albums Queen (1973) and Queen II (1974). But it wasn't until the release of Sheer Heart Attack (1974) and A Night at the Opera (featuring Bohemian Rhapsody) in 1975, that they went to achieve global success. By the late 1970's Queen had gone on to release 'We Will Rock You' and 'We Are the Champions', two of the greatest Rock anthems to be released which cemented their status as one of the worlds greatest rock bands. This is the story of one of the most iconic rock bands in the world, from ...

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10 February 2019 | by aeromikeSee all my reviews

I enjoyed this story. The very end mentioned incorrect death date of 24 September that should have said 24 November.


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