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Tears for Fears: Everybody Wants to Rule the World (1985)

It features Curt Smith driving an antique Austin-Healey 3000 sports car around numerous Southern California locales, including Salton Sea and Cabazon. Interspersed with these clips are ... See full summary »

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Nigel Dick
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Credited cast:
Manny Elias Manny Elias ... Manny Elias
Roland Orzabal ... Roland Orzabal
Curt Smith ... Curt Smith
Ian Stanley Ian Stanley ... Ian Stanley
Tears for Fears ... Tears for Fears
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It features Curt Smith driving an antique Austin-Healey 3000 sports car around numerous Southern California locales, including Salton Sea and Cabazon. Interspersed with these clips are shots of the full band performing the song in a London studio.

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"Everybody Wants to Rule the World" is a new wave song set in the key of D major with a 12/8 time signature and a tempo of 112 beats per minute. See more »

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Referenced in Real Genius (1985) See more »

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Language:

English

Release Date:

February 1985 (UK) See more »

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