Killing Bono


1h 54m 2011

Brief Synopsis

As a punk schoolboy in Dublin in the 1970s, Neil McCormick wants to be famous, he wants to be a rock god. Neil and his brother Ivan have it all worked out--the albums, the stadium concerts, the quest for world peace. There's only one thing they hadn't counted on--the boy sitting on the other side

Film Details

Also Known As
I Was Bono's Doppelganger
MPAA Rating
R
Genre
Adaptation
Comedy
Foreign
Music
Period
Release Date
2011
Location
Belfast, Northern Island, United Kingdom; London, England, United Kingdom; Dublin, Ireland

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 54m

Synopsis

As a punk schoolboy in Dublin in the 1970s, Neil McCormick wants to be famous, he wants to be a rock god. Neil and his brother Ivan have it all worked out--the albums, the stadium concerts, the quest for world peace. There's only one thing they hadn't counted on--the boy sitting on the other side of the classroom has plans of his own. And his name is Bono.

Film Details

Also Known As
I Was Bono's Doppelganger
MPAA Rating
R
Genre
Adaptation
Comedy
Foreign
Music
Period
Release Date
2011
Location
Belfast, Northern Island, United Kingdom; London, England, United Kingdom; Dublin, Ireland

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 54m

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Miscellaneous Notes

Limited Release in United States Fall November 4, 2011

Based on the book "Killing Bono: I Was Bono's Doppelganger" written by Neil McCormick and published by Simon and Schuster in 2004.

Released in United States 2011 (Contemporary World Cinema)

Released in United States 2011

Limited Release in United States Fall November 4, 2011