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Old 10-18-2003, 12:31 AM   #16
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Numb - Such a cool video, I could watch it over and over.

Beautiful Day - One of the best videos ever, IMO.

Discotheque - The Edge dancing :P and Larry trying to...
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The Lemon video is one of my personal favorites. All the little commands that run across the bottom are hilarious. HAHA!!!
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Discotheque...cos...well...LOL (see sig)

Please - I love the visuals
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Old 10-18-2003, 02:19 AM   #19
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i'll say ebttrt, because it's such a visual experience. same with discotheque, it was like an updated version of ebttrt. then i also like lemon because it's so cool.
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Well... can't say I'm the best person to answer this, as I haven't seen too many videos, really... but I suppose...

The Unforgettable Fire- Not sure WHY I love this one so much, but it is definitely one of my favourites... it's just incredibly haunting.

I Still Haven't Found What I'm Looking For- Bono annoying Edge is far too cute. (Also, I noticed once, wearing my black JT t-shirt, that there was a guy in the background wearing the same shirt...)

Numb- This is such a great idea, and reading in U2 at the End of the World about how it was made was so funny.

Sweetest Thing- Bono just cracks me up.

I Will Follow- this makes me laugh for many reasons... Bono's bouncing... the fact that they only gave Adam one close-up shot, which Bono bounced into as soon as possible... Bono messing up his hair... Edge doing his own little hops... Larry looking so young...

There are so many I want to see though... Love Is Blindness; Lemon; Discotheque; Stuck In A Moment (the European version, anyway, I'm not much for football); Beautiful Day; Hold Me, Thrill Me, Kiss Me, Kill Me.... and I could go on.
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Even Better than the Real Thing
Hold Me, Thrill Me, Kiss Me, Kill Me
If God Would Send His Angels
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Ah, yes, I forgot about this one! It was cool to see the guys animated. Would've loved to have seen more Fly vs. MacPhisto scenes.
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I also really like Desire, Angel of Harlem, and Streets.
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"Where the streets have no name"......it gives a great sense of freedom in my opinion......
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I have a lot of favorites

In no particular order:


One Drag Version - I think it's shot beautifully and the emotion comes through so well. I actually think this one might be my favorite.

Sweetest Thing - it's just so sweet and cute and funny.

EBTTRT - I love how the way the camera spins goes so perfectly with the song and the different visuals.

Lemon - a very weird video for a weird song.

Electrical Storm - My libido's favorite

ISHFWILF - the way bono sings to the camera and all the funny little things like edge rolls his eyes and adam's antics.

I Will Follow and A Celebration - so bad they're funny

Stay and WOWY - they are just so beautifully shot

Numb - hilarious
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Stay, One, WOWY and the STuck with Bono in the coat, not the football one.
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Old 10-18-2003, 10:26 PM   #27
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Stay - beautiful

EBTTRT - dizzy

Numb - Funny

early videos - they were done with 2 cents

Discotheque - Lol

Lemon - weird

Staring At The Sun (Jeke Scott version) - aesthetic

etc.
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WOWY - This was not only the first U2 video I ever saw, but the first visual image I had of the band members. It is so beautifully shot, and very haunting and moody. It suits the song perfectly.

Sunday Bloody Sunday - Red Rocks, the rain, the lit torches by the stage and Bono with the white flag - does it get any better than that!

Where The Streets Have No Name - I wanted to be one of the people in the crowd so badly!

I Still Haven't Found What I'm Looking For - See comment for WTSHNN.

Desire - Because Bono looked so hot in it, and the seedy atmosphere fitted the song so well.

All three versions of One - if any song deserves three videos, it is this one.

EBTTTRT - The spinning effect is so cool

Stay - Beautiful concept, beautiful cinematography, beautiful video.

Lemon and Numb - funniest U2 videos ever!

HMTMKMKM - love the animation.

The Sweetest Thing - Awwwww!

Electrical Storm - beautifully filmed, very romantic and sad. Plus Larry is wet and half naked.
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In no particular order :

From 80's : Unforgettable Fire, Streets, All I Want Is You

From 90's : The Fly, One bar, EBTTRT, WGRYWH, Love Is Blindness, Numb, Stay, Lemon, HMTMKMKM

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New Years Day - they stole my idea...one of these days I'll steal it back.

All I Want Is You - the look on the trapeze artists face

One- I nearly fainted when I saw the extra version I hadn't known about

Numb - the humour

Electrical Storm - the ill mermaid, the ocean full of crap, the anger, the love, the bathtub.

How can you narrow it down? Musical and visually artistic geniuses...imho. A body of work so immense, so diverse, so wonderful...

words are not enough eh?

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