About the film
Release Date: Jul 11, 2019
Runtime: 137 minsThe Cure take to the stage on a perfect July evening in London’s Hyde Park to deliver a set of a songs celebrating four decades of music making.
Directed by long time collaborator Tim Pope with a 5.1 audio mix by Robert Smith and Paul Corkett completes this fabulously immersive cinematic experience.
From Lovesong to Lullaby, from Boy’s Don’t Cry to Burn, from Fascination Street to Friday I’m In Love, Robert Smith and his extraordinary band – Simon Gallup, Jason Cooper, Roger O’Donnell and Reeves Gabrels – take us on a magical trip through time.
The now seminal gig received widespread critical acclaim including five stars from The Independent, calling it “a perfect set”. Rolling Stone said there was a “unique power in The Cure’s live performance”, whilst NME called it “epic”.
Robert Smith says: “This really was the perfect way to celebrate 40 years of the band. It was a fabulous day none of us will ever forget”. And neither will we Robert, neither will we.