The story of the legendary rock band Queen and lead singer Freddie Mercury, leading up to their famous performance at Live Aid (1985). IMDb

In this episode we tackle a film that was 10 years in the making! After many director and actors have come and gone only one remains. Does Rami Malek Give a BAFTA & OSCAR winning performance? Find out in this episode of The Good, The Bad & The Just Plain Standard Podcast.

We also discuss:

King Farouq – namesake
atmos sound.
what story is this film trying to portray
queen or freddie mercury- ideas
hinting at controversial subject matter to keep the rating
rami malek exceptional acting
follows the standard biopic structure
oscars and bafta
what concerts did our parents go to
should bands keep performing when band members die or leave
what rami malek had to do for the part
freddie mercurys teeth and singing range

Episode edited by  Anouk.

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