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Queen Live at Wembley '86 (1986)

One of the world's biggest bands return to the scene of their Live Aid (1985) triumph a year earlier to play all their greatest hits in front of a packed Wembley Stadium.

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Gavin Taylor
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Cast

Credited cast:
Freddie Mercury ... Himself (as Queen)
John Deacon ... Himself (as Queen)
Brian May ... Himself (as Queen)
Roger Taylor ... Himself (as Queen)
Spike Edney Spike Edney ... Performer (Keyboards)
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Queen ... Themselves
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One of the world's biggest bands return to the scene of their Live Aid (1985) triumph a year earlier to play all their greatest hits in front of a packed Wembley Stadium.

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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

October 1986 (UK) See more »

Also Known As:

Queen: Live at Wembley Stadium See more »

Filming Locations:

London, England, UK See more »

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Color

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1.33 : 1
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Trivia

Cawas Jehangirji Bardoliwalla father of Neville Cawas Bardoliwalla was the second cousin of the late great Freddie Mercury. See more »

Quotes

Freddie Mercury: You know something? There's been a lot of rumours lately, about a certain band called Queen. The rumours are that we're going to split up, what do you think?
[audience yells "No!" and Freddie points at his ass]
Freddie Mercury: They're talking from here! My apologies, but I say what I want. You can forget those rumours, we're going to stay together until we fucking well die, I assure you.
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Alternate Versions

The original videotape release is only about an hour long, removing half of the concert. The DVD version not only restores the concert to its full length, but features some footage from the other day Queen performed at Wembley Stadium. See more »

Connections

Featured in Desmontando el HD (2015) See more »

Soundtracks

Gimme Some Lovin'
Written by Steve Winwood, Muff Winwood, and Spencer Davis
Performed by Queen
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Queen at their best
4 May 1999 | by Starbuck-13See all my reviews

This is a concert from a period when Queen were on the heights of their career. A Queen concert has always been something special, and this video captures the spirit and shows us the unforgettable Freddie Mercury in his prime, a human powerhouse with an incredible voice and a unique show act.

I was too young to visit the concerts in person back then, which is a sad fact I will never be able to remedy. But by watching this video, I get an idea of what it was like to be at such a concert in the 80s. Wonderful music, great audience, splendid performers... Queen remains for me the best Rock band of all time.


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