The total box office revenue exceeds 100 billion yen worldwide,“The most successful film in biographical film history”『 』(2018) will be the first uncut terrestrial broadcast on the Nippon Television Network “Friday Road Show” from 21:00 on June 4, 2021 (Friday).
Freddie Mercury and his friends rushed up the stardom, producing innovative music that breaks common sense one after another. There was a story that no one knew behind their activities, which showed dramatic performances that are still handed down.Became a global star with numerous hit songsHowever, the shadow of loneliness creeps into Freddie, who was called “the greatest entertainer of all time.”Repeated collisions with members, it was on the verge of collapse Appeared in the biggest music event of the 20th century, “Live Aid”. In the last 21 minutes of the main story, the overwhelming performance shakes the soul of the viewer.
“Bohemian Rhapsody” is a big hit with a cumulative audience of 9.41 million in Japan and box office revenue of 13 billion yen. In Japan, it ranked first in the 2018 overall ranking of Japanese and Western movies box office revenues.Also, at the 91st Academy AwardsHas won the most 4 categories including the leading actor award.
The total sales of Queen’s catalog including the movie soundtrack have exceeded 2 million in Japan alone since 2018 (total of physical and digital * as of April 2021). Queen is “Japan Gold Disc Award”（※）From the 33rd (2019) to the 35th (2021), he has been in the Western music category of “Artist of the Year” for 3 consecutive years (4th time in total). Prior to terrestrial broadcasting, in commemoration of the 50th anniversary of Queen’s formation, the limited edition of all 15 Queen’s original albums, which had been difficult to obtain in Japan for a long time, will be reissued on May 19th (Wednesday) only in Japan. It has already been decided that it will be released.
Queen members Brian May (g) and Roger Taylor (ds), as well as Rami Malek, who played Freddie Mercury in the movie, to Japanese fans for the first terrestrial broadcast of “Bohemian Rhapsody” Comments also arrived.