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should've used real footage of Live Aid as the ending


seems so obvious... either way, thank god for youtube...
Enjoy the greatest performance ever...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A22oy8dFjqc

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Completely disagree.

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Completely agree.

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The director of the film tried to make the Live Aid performance as realistic as possible. I thought that it was done very well.

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I agree. They did a fine job recreating it.

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From what I have heard they used green screen to help recreate that and had extras dress in what was popular to wear during 1987. I was in Spain at the time when Live Aid took place and remember the news footage that they showed on TV. I was 15 years old at that time.

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This might have made for a touching homage to Freddie, but there may be a lot of reasons they couldn't or wouldn't use it. I was never that big of a Queen fan so I've never seen it. (Actually, even groups I'm very fond of I haven't gone to youtube to see. I didn't grow up with this stuff.)

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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A22oy8dFjqc

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I agree.
Why settle for second best?
That whole movie bugged me.

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