Showtime to Air Rare Prince Music Film, 'Sign O' the Times' - NBC Connecticut

Showtime to Air Rare Prince Music Film, 'Sign O' the Times'

Directed by Prince himself, the film was created as an in-theater companion to his 1987 double album of the same name.

    Winter Olympics PyeongChang 2018 Medal Count
    Country
    Total
    1
    Norway
    119828
    2
    Germany
    106420
    3
    Canada
    65617
    processing...

    NEWSLETTERS

    10 Ways to be Heart-Smart This National Heart Month
    Vince Bucci / Getty Images
    The 84-minute film captures Prince at a critical period, just after he disbanded his band, The Revolution.

    A rare Prince music film, "Sign O' the Times," will air on Showtime beginning Sept. 16.

    Directed by Prince himself, the film was created as an in-theater companion to his 1987 double album of the same name. The movie features performances and other scenes shot mostly at his Minneapolis studio complex, Paisley Park, with some tour footage from concerts in the Netherlands and Belgium.

    The 84-minute film captures Prince at a critical period, just after he disbanded his band, The Revolution, but it didn't perform well in U.S. theaters and his vision of a true live concert documentary was dashed by poor sound quality.

    Some critics have hailed "Sign O' the Times" as one of the best concert films ever made.

    Nick Goepper Opens Up About His Bouts with Depression

    [NATL] Nick Goepper Opens Up About His Bouts with Depression

    Olympic silver medalist Nick Goepper decided to talk openly about his struggles to help with his own healing process.

    (Published Sunday, Feb. 18, 2018)