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Killing Bono

Author: Nick HammDick ClementIan La FrenaisSimon MaxwellIan FlooksAll authors
Publisher: Santa Monica, CA : ARC Entertainment, [2012]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Loosely recreates the story of young Irish rocker McCormick and his younger brother, Ivan, who attempt to become rock stars but can only look on as their secondary school friends form U2 and become the biggest band in Ireland.
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Fiction films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Drama
Film adaptations
Named Person: Neil McCormick; Bono; Neil McCormick; Bono; Neil McCormick
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Nick Hamm; Dick Clement; Ian La Frenais; Simon Maxwell; Ian Flooks; Ben Barnes; Robert Sheehan; Krysten Ritter; Justine Waddell; Pete Postlethwaite; Martin McCann; Stanley Townsend; Peter Serafinowicz; Stephen Warbeck; Neil McCormick; Greenroom Entertainment (Firm),; ARC Entertainment (Firm),
OCLC Number: 759608201
Language Note: In English; closed-captioned in English.
Notes: Based on Neil McCormick's memoir: I was Bono's doppelgänger.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 2011.
Special features include Making of featurette and theatrical trailer.
Credits: Original songs by Joe Echo ; original score by Stephen Warbeck ; music supervisor, Tarquin Gotch.
Cast: Ben Barnes, Robert Sheehan, Krysten Ritter, Peter Serafinowicz, Stanley Townsend, Justine Waddell, Pete Postlethwaite, Martin McCann.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: R; for pervasive language, some sexuality/nudity and drug use.
Description: 1 videodisc (114 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, NTSC, region 1 ; Dolby digital 5.1 ; widescreen (2.35:1).
Other Titles: Killing Bono, sex, drugs & rock 'n roll rivalry
Responsibility: Greenroom Entertainment presents with Wasteded Talent, the Salt Company, Generator Entertainment ; a Nick Ham film ; written by Dick Clement & Ian La Frenais and Simon Maxwell ; produced by Ian Flooks [and others] ; directed by Nick Hamm.

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Loosely recreates the story of young Irish rocker McCormick and his younger brother, Ivan, who attempt to become rock stars but can only look on as their secondary school friends form U2 and become the biggest band in Ireland.

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